Gallery: Prime Video Presents Australia 2021
Industry shakers & movers attended the splashy Prime Video showcase in Sydney yesterday.
Industry shakers and movers attended the splashy Prime Video Presents Australia 2021 showcase at Crown in Sydney yesterday.
Amazon Prime Video Executives Hushidar Kharas, Head of Originals, Asia Pacific and Tyler Bern, Head of Australian Content unveiled 7 new shows, bringing their total commitment to local production to $150m.
Joel Creasey and Hushidar Kharas
Joel Creasey hosted proceedings attended by Back to the Rafters cast Rebecca Gibney, Hugh Sheridan, Angus McLaren, Michael Caton, George Houvardas, Haiha Le and Georgina Haig, sporting legends Ian Thorpe AM, AFLW and boxing star Tayla Harris, AFL Hall of Fame player Michael O’Loughlin, Kieren Perkins OAM, Grant Hackett OAM, Nicole Livingstone OAM, and Giaan Rooney OAM.
Also attending were The Kates – Kate McLennan and Kate McCartney (Get Krack!n, The Katering Show, Slushy), Nick Boshier (Bondi Hipsters) and Jazz Twemlow (Tonightly), and the cast of The Wilds Mia Healey, Shannon Berry, and Erana James.
Back to the Rafters: Georgina Haig, Angus McLaren, Rebecca Gibney, Michael Caton,
Rear: Haiha Le, Hugh Sheridan, George Houvardas
Sarah Lambert, Holly Ringland and Bruna Papandrea
Emmy Award-winning producer Bruna Papandrea (Big Little Lies, The Undoing, Wild, Gone Girl) was there to talk about Nine Perfect Strangers plus director Kacie Anning (Upload, The Other Guy), and cast of new Sydney real estate reality show Luxe Listings Sydney – Gavin Rubinstein, D’Leanne Lewis and Simon Cohen.
Amazon 2021 Swimming Commentators and Warriors on the Field
Shannon Berry, Mia Healey and Erana James from The Wilds
D’Leanne Lewis, Simon Cohen and Gavin Rubenstein from Luxe Listings Sydney
Tyler Bern and Hushidar Kharas
There were also Virtual appearances from Nicole Kidman, Cate Blanchett, Sigourney Weaver, Cody Simpson and Jennifer Salke, Head of Amazon Studios, James Farrell, Head of International Production, Amazon Studios and Erika North, Head of Originals, Asia Pacific, at Amazon Studios.
You can read more on the shows here.