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Love Child

Love Child poster
Air weekdate: Monday
Genre: Drama
Channel: Nine Network
Status: Continuing
8.3 (4 votes)
Ella Scott Lynch Ella Scott Lynch as Shirley Ryan
Gracie Gilbert Gracie Gilbert as Annie Carmichael
Harriet Dyer Harriet Dyer as Patricia Saunders
Jessica Marais Jessica Marais as Joan Miller
Jonathan LaPaglia Jonathan LaPaglia as Dr Patrick McNaughton
Mandy McElhinney Mandy McElhinney as Matron Frances Bolton
Miranda Tapsell Miranda Tapsell as Martha Tennant
Sophie Hensser Sophie Hensser as Vivian Maguire

Channel Nine’s new drama series Love Child, starring Jessica Marais, Jonathan LaPaglia and Mandy McElhinney; produced in Sydney. It’s 1969 in Kings Cross and Joan Miller (Jessica Marais), a smart and sophisticated midwife, returns home from London to take a job at the Kings Cross Hospital and find a new life for herself, at a time when Australia is coming of age and the new generation believes anything is possible. Jonathan LaPaglia plays the charismatic Dr Patrick McNaughton, head of obstetrics at Kings Cross Hospital, and Mandy McElhinney plays Frances Bolton, the tough matron who also controls the running of Stanton House, a home for unwed pregnant young women. Their lives intersect between Kings Cross Hospital, Stanton House and the wild streets of Darlinghurst beyond the hospital walls. The cast also includes Ryan Corr, Ella Scott Lynch, Sophie Hensser, Miranda Tapsell, Gracie Gilbert and Harriet Dyer. In a joint statement, Andy Ryan and Jo Rooney, joint Heads of Drama at the Nine Network, said: “A powerful and uplifting series, Love Child tells the stories of young women and men fighting an unjust system in a world on the brink of change. “We are thrilled to join forces again with Playmaker Media to bring Love Child to the Australian audience and showcase a superb cast.” David Maher and David Taylor, from Playmaker, describe Love Child as a series with a stellar cast, a gripping story, and all the exuberant music, fashion and attitude of the late 1960s.

Love Child season 1

Love Child season 1 poster

The series reveals to us is dramatic history about staff and patients of hospital " King-Cross", which occurs in Australian at the and 60's. People experienced a lot and a lot of crises in this difficult time. Many of them were forced to go to out and protest in the streets and squares of their cities on the impact of the Vietnam War. The level of the global economy fell against the backdrop of these events. But despite this, American scientists have managed to make a landing on the Moon than ahead on his rival Soviet Union. Among the many dissatisfied were and those who, in relation to events was able to create for themselves a positive. One of them was Mick Jagger who arranged his concerts. To all this, the world plunged into the free love that often had unexpected results. There were a lot of single mothers and for they was developed a program of assistance.For these mothers it has become a kind of business, and on of the registration of the relationship this women looked differently, as on the fact that they do not want have. Were such women who have been forced to get rid of the children but these decisions are not cost without consequences.

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Upon successful completion of the first season of the series Love child came out for sure expected you the next season. We are sure that you will interested to watch your favorite characters again. So that sit down more comfortable and enjoy of browsing. We want to inform you that in the center of the plot of appearing characters will Vavian, Joan, Jim, Patty and Annie. The history of each of these characters will very special. They constantly will confronted with various problems of everyday nature. As is known, any problematic situations and not only problematic, require of analysis, decision-making and actions, that to directly to decide them. It is this approach to solving of problems choosen the main characters. After all, they are sure that always can be found a way even of the most complex situations. The main thing to believe in it, and of course acting. They will convince you that always must talk of positively about any problem. Look at it from the other side and understand that everything is in your hands. And most importantly, be sure that you with this managed and not allow that these problems exhaust all your sealy.

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Talented director's Geoff Bennett, Shawn Seet and Shirley Baree, in the series Love Child third season still reveals the story of an eventful 1969 when most ordinary people have tried to deal with life's circumstances during the time of the sexual revolution the war in Vietnam and the planting of man on the moon. The main roles in the series belong to employees of the organization that provides assistance to single girls waiting for the baby as well as those girls who want to hide the fact that they are expecting a baby. Many women seek help and the organization is doing everything possible to help them cope with the complexities of life. Through a special program developed by physicians and conduct psychological consultations with pregnant women many lives were saved. The new season of the series the organization continues its efforts to rescue dozens of kids. The main characters give many lives discouraging mothers to have abortions. Also, the audience will not be less interested in new and exciting stories that will occur between the employees of the organization against the backdrop of the assistance provided to women. Do not miss the long-awaited third season of the series to you beloved!

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