A TV adaptation of Tomorrow, When the War Began is currently casting for 7 teenagers aged 16 – 19.
The futuristic action hit grossed $13.5m in 2010 was written by Stuart Beattie and based on John Marsden’s novels. Starring Caitlin Stasey, Lincoln Lewis and Phoebe Tonkin, there were hopes for a sequel but they did not eventuate.
The small screen version will be a 6 part drama produced in Melbourne from August to October by Ambience Entertainment.
Brendan Maher will direct.
A broadcaster has not been disclosed.