May 27, 2014
Reef Ireland (pictured) stunned viewers as Brayden, the ruthless son of Jacs Holt (Kris McQuade), in Wentworth. Now, the 20-year-old has been cast in a yet-to-be-titled movie about a teen who’s spent most of his life in juvenile detention after murdering his mate as a young boy. We hear Hugo Weaving is attached as co-producer.
Big Brother is coming!
Nine Network Director Of Development Adrian Swift reveals there’s a change in the air this year. “We’ve got a very long short list,” he says of auditionees. As for the BB house itself, he says, “It’s a really fun house theme. All I’ll say is there will be stairs.”
Up to 150 jobs are on the line at Network Ten, after the axing of ailing breakfast show Wake Up. Hosted by Natarsha Belling and James Mathison, Wake Up has struggled to draw an audience since launching six months ago. Also dumped were the early, morning and late news bulletins.
Since leaving Neighbours earlier this year, Taylor Glockner has directed his eyes overseas. “I read for (American Hustle director) David O Russell,” the actor, 22, enthuses. “His casting agent was really positive. I still get goosebumps thinking about it!” Could he be our next great export?
Season two of The Bachelor is currently in production – and we can reveal Perth real estate auctioneer Blake Garvey, 31, is the man looking for love. He will have 24 beauties vying for his affections, but who will get the final rose?