Offspring premiere to be released on Tenplay

With the launch of the new season of the much-loved family drama, Offspring is just nine days away Ten is delighted to offer fans the chance to see the first episode ahead of  its television premiere.

From 9am on Monday, 27 June, the first episode of season six of Offspring will be made available exclusively to tenplay members for a limited time only.

From 9am today (20 June), fans can register to be the first to see the new episode, by visiting www.tenplay.com.au/offspringpremiere.

The brand new episode, which picks up 18 months after the events of season five, will be available to view for just 40 hours or up to 30,000 views.

Starring TV Week Gold Logie winner Asher Keddie as obstetrician Nina Proudman and AACTA Award winner Kat Stewart as her sister Billie, Offspring follows the chaotic members of the Proudman family.

Network Ten Head of Drama, Rick Maier, said: “We know just how much fans of Offspring have wanted their show back on the air, and it’s that genuine excitement that has helped make all this a possibility.

“It seems only fair we acknowledge just how important the audience is with a sneak peek for the true believers. It’s a real privilege to see Nina and the gang back on Ten , and we hope you enjoy the start of this brand new season as much as we do.”

Offspring fans can also watch the entire fifth season of the multi-award-winning drama on tenplay before season six begins on Wednesday, 29 June at 8.30pm on TEN. , for the first time ever, Offspring will be streamed live on tenplay when season six begins.

In July, Offspring fans will be able to engage further with the show’s characters beyond the television screen via exclusive, online-only webisodes.

A narrative extension of the show, the seven mini-episodes – all featuring the principal cast plus new characters – will be available exclusively on tenplay, for free. More details of the webisodes will be announced soon.

Network Ten General Manager, Digital, Liz Baldwin, said: “Offspring has always been a star performer for tenplay, with fans keen to relive or catch-up on every episode and learn more about the Proudmans.

“We know people are very excited about the return of Offspring and we’re very happy to be able to give them a special look at the first episode. But it’s a limited time offer, so you will need to get in quick!”

Offspring premieres 8:30 pm Wednesday, June 29 on Ten