Seven has now thrown its telemovie Peter Allen: Not the Boy Next Door into the mix for September.
It joins a growing mix of profile shows to lift the network’s ratings including 800 Words, The X Factor, The Chase plus US dramas including Heroes Reborn.
The bio drama from Endemol Shine is written by Justin Monjo, Michael Miller and stars NIDA graduate Joel Jackson (Deadline Gallipoli) as the boy from Tenterfield whose music took him to the USA.
It also stars Rebecca Gibney as his mother, Sigrid Thornton as Judy Garland, Sara West as Liza Minnelli, Christie Whelan Brown as Olivia Newton-John and Rob Mills as Chris Bell.
Seven also has its Molly miniseries on the way, likely to screen in February.