ABC drama The Slap continues to rack up an impressive cast list, after announcing yesterday that Alex Dimitriades, Sophie Lowe, Lex Marinos and Anthony Hayes will join the series.
They join previously announced cast members Melissa George, Sophie Okonedo, Essie Davis and Jonathan LaPaglia.
Also announced are Blake Davis (Tangle, Dead Gorgeous), Oliver Ackland (Wasted on the Young, The Proposition), Diana Glenn (Carla Cametti PD, Satisfaction) Toula Tianni and Eugenia Fragos (Head On).
The 8 part series, based on a novel by Christos Tsiolkas, begins when a man slaps a child who is not his son at a BBQ. The gathered guests all have different reactions to the incident.
Directed by Jessica Hobbs, Matthew Saville, Tony Ayres and Robert Connolly, filming begins this month.