ABC to simulcast Nowhere Boys premiere

ABC is set to simulcast the return of Nowhere Boys across ABC, ABC3 and iview.

2014-10-27_2251ABC is set to simulcast the return of Nowhere Boys as a ‘multiplatform event’ across ABC, ABC3 and iview next month.

The Season Two premiere will air on all 3 platforms Sunday, November 23 at 6pm.

A second episode will follow immediately afterwards at 6.30pm on ABC3 with new episodes every Sunday at 6.30pm from November 30. They will also screen a week after their ABC3 debut at 6pm on ABC.

During the second series, the boys have found their way home, but they soon discover the adventure doesn’t stop just because they’re back. As they experiment with their new and unpredictable powers, the boys realise they aren’t the only ones who crossed back to this universe.

Brendan Dahill, ABC Television Head of Programming said, “Nowhere Boys is an exceptional series which continues to garner accolades and popularity. In an ABC TV first, this multiplatform simulcast provides a fantastic opportunity to introduce this high calibre Australian drama series to a broader ABC audience, in particular families and those who love a good sci-fi action series.”

The first season has also received a nomination at the Third International Emmy Kids Awards. It will be repeated daily at 6pm from Monday, November 10 on ABC3.

One Response

  1. It is a waste just burying Nowhere Boys away on ABC3.

    The ABC has targeted over 60s on Sundays with repeats of Midsomer Murders and Compass as lead-ins for the News. So this is a change.

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