That rumor a few weeks has now turned into a fact.
A Place To Call Home has been given a new lease of life with Foxtel picking up the show for 2 seasons. The show will be produced by Seven for Foxtel.
Today’s agreement was announced by Foxtel Executive Director of Television, Brian Walsh, and Seven’s Network Director of Production, Brad Lyons.
Mr Walsh, said: “A Place to Call Home is Australia’s most loved drama series and has captured the hearts of millions of fans across the country. We are proud to partner with the Seven
Network on this landmark deal and ensure that audiences can continue to enjoy this beautifully crafted and elegantly produced series for a further two seasons. “The Seven Network has produced Australian television’s most successful drama series of all time and we are delighted to partner with the highly experienced creative team at Seven, who will now work their magic for Foxtel subscribers,“ he said.
Commenting, Mr Lyons said: “This is a terrific signing. All of us are proud of A Place to Call Home and its success.Today’s agreement is great for Seven Productions and it is also a tremendous signing for the cast and crew of the programme and the millions of people who love the programme.
Camera are expected to roll in March with all of the show’s cast returning to take part including Marta Dusseldorp, Noni Hazlehurst, Brett Climo and Craig Hall to Foxtel screens next year.”
A Place to Call Home will air Exclusively on Soho in 2015 meaning those without FOXTEL will need to wait for a DVD.