Bloom (TV series)
|Created by||Glen Dolman|
|Country of origin||Australia|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||6 (list of episodes)|
|Production company(s)||Playmaker Media|
|Distributor||Sony Pictures Television|
|Original release||1 January 2019|
Bloom is an Australian web television series which airs on Stan. The six-part mystery was released on 1 January 2019. The series stars Bryan Brown, Jacki Weaver, Phoebe Tonkin, and Ryan Corr. A second season is currently in production, and will air in 2020.
A year after a devastating country flood kills five people, a new plant is discovered with the power to restore youth. This is a miracle for locals but some are prepared to kill for it.
- Bryan Brown as Ray Reed. Gwen's husband and carer.
- Jacki Weaver as Gwendolyn "Gwen" Reed. Gwen is a retired actor who moved back to her childhood town with her husband, Ray.
- Phoebe Tonkin as Young Gwen
- Ryan Corr as Young Sam
- Daniel Henshall as Dave "Griffo" Griffiths
- John Stanton as Max McKinnon
- Sam Reid as Young Max
- Thomas Fisher as Isaac Langlan
- Genevieve Morris as Rhonda Stokes
- Anne Charleston as Loris Webb
- Terry Norris as Herb Webb
- Jacob Collins-Levy as Young Herb
- Usha Cornish as Farida Korrapati
- Amali Golden as Young Farida
- Nicki Sheils as Tina Griffiths
- Tessa Rose as Vivian North
- Rod Mullinar as Tommy Braydon
- Thomas Ersatz as Shane
- Keith Brockett as Detective Zhen
- James Cerche as Detective Wilkins
- Peter Carroll as Frank
- Angus McLaren as Young Frank
- Ruth Katerelos as Annie
- Jan Di Pietro as CIB Officer
- Maria Mercedes as Margot
- Jackson Heywood as TBA (season 2)
- Scott Lee as TBA (season 2)
- Jacqueline McKenzie as Anne (season 2)
|No.||Title||Directed by||Written by||Original release date|
|1||"The Memory Box"||John Curran||Glen Dolman||1 January 2019|
|2||"Back to Life"||John Curran||Glen Dolman||1 January 2019|
|3||"Redemption"||John Curran||Glen Dolman||1 January 2019|
|4||"Little Miracle"||Mat King||Alison Nisselle||1 January 2019|
|5||"The Kick Inside"||Mat King||Matt Cameron||1 January 2019|
|6||"Super Sam"||Mat King||Glen Dolman||1 January 2019|
Bloom is produced by Playmaker in partnership with Sony Pictures Television and distributed internationally by Sony.
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- Burke, Tina (22 October 2018). "Our first look at Stan's latest series Bloom has arrived". Now to Love. Retrieved 7 December 2018.