News & Events from 2011

Rake wins Best TV Drama at SPAA

Rake wins Best TV Drama at SPAA

Essential Media and Entertainment has won Best Television Drama with its roguishly funny drama Rake at this year’s SPAA Independent Producer Awards in Sydney. Rake stars Richard Roxburgh as Cleaver Greene, the brilliant yet self-destructive criminal barrister, in the...
‘Miracle In The Storm’ wins the Toison D’or at Dijon

‘Miracle In The Storm’ wins the Toison D’or at Dijon

Essential is pleased to announce that documentary Miracle In The Storm has won first prize at the 2011 Dijon International Adventure Film Festival (Les Ecrans de l’Aventure) in France, this year chaired by Canadian polar explorer Bernard Voyer. Created 33 years ago by...
Miracle – The Series Premieres on ABC1

Miracle – The Series Premieres on ABC1

Thursday 1st July at 8.30pm Miracle – The Series airs on ABC 1 MIRACLE IN THE STORM The amazing true story of a German paraglider who miraculously survived being sucked into a massive thunderstorm that thrust her 10,000 metres above the north-western plains of...
Rake cast wins at the Equity Awards

Rake cast wins at the Equity Awards

The Equity Awards celebrate outstanding performances by an ensemble of actors. The cast of critically-acclaimed ABC drama Rake – Kate Box, Caroline Brazier, Richard Carter, Danielle Cormack, Matt Day, Russell Dykstra, Keegan Joyce, Steve Le Marquand, Geoff Morrell,...