The Doctor Blake Mysteries is returning for its fifth and final season next month, with the telemovie conclusion set to begin filming this week.
For the first time it will screen on a Sunday night, instead of its traditional Friday slot.
Stars Craig McLachlan and Nadine Garner are both back along with Joel Tobeck, John Wood, Charlie Cousins, Belinda McClory, Anna McGahan,
Guests this season include John Waters, John Orscik, Jackson Gallagher, Felix Nobis, Richard Cawthorne, s Matthew Parkinson, Gary Sweet, Craig Hall, Annie Jones.
Doctor Lucien Blake and his long-suffering housekeeper and confidant Jean Beazley now face a new future together, full of possibility… but life has a few more surprises in store for the both of them.
Once again they’ll be confronted by murder and mystery at every turn. From the boxing ring to a new French bistro, from an exotic camp of travelling Romani gypsies to the local Debutante Ball…
And amongst all of this, loyalties will be tested, friendships will be strained and faith will be challenged. Will Blake and Jean finally find the happiness they so richly deserve? Is Charlie ready for more responsibility at the Station? How will Rose work with two generations of the Tyneman’s? And who is the avenging nemesis from the past? Doctor Blake is ready to solve a series of strange and shocking crimes. But he’s about to discover that each and every one of his actions has consequences. And no good deed ever goes unpunished…
8:30pm Sunday September 17 on ABC.