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Air weekdate:Monday Cast:Jessica Marais, Jonathan LaPaglia, Mandy McElhinney, Sophie Hensser, Miranda Tapsell, Harriet Dyer, Gracie Gilbert, Ella Scott Lynch Genre:Drama Channel:Nine Network Status:Ended
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.
Love Child season 1 episodes list:
Kings Cross, 1969: An ambitious midwife returns from London to uncover a system of forced adoptions at the local hospital. A pregnant country girl, Viv, wakes to find she's been drugged by her parents and sent to a home for unwed mothers.
June 1969. As the world counts down to the first moon landing, Joan flirts with danger at the hospital and makes a powerful enemy. Annie returns home after giving up her baby, but realises her old life is gone forever.
Joan risks her career to help Annie get her baby back, unaware of the implications for Dr McNaughton. Patricia's mother visits from Melbourne and offers her daughter an early exit from Stanton House.
As Kings Cross is invaded by soldiers on rest and relaxation leave from the Vietnam War, Joan helps Viv track down her brother. After losing her baby, Annie's life spirals out of control until she is rescued by an unlikely guardian angel.
Joan fights the hospital 'boys club' for her right to complete her medical degree. Johnny is arrested after an anti-war protest, while Shirley goes into premature labour. Annie gets the opportunity of a lifetime at a Kings Cross nightclub.
Joan's world is rocked when she uncovers the truth about Annie's baby. Shirley's affair with Johnny is exposed when her husband returns injured from Vietnam. Annie's singing career takes off when she appears on TV show Bandstand.
Joan wrestles with the consequences of telling Annie the truth about her baby. Shirley is left with a seriously ill baby and no money when Johnny goes on the run from the police. Viv uncovers a disturbing secret about Matron.
Joan fears the worst when Annie kidnaps her baby back from the McNaughton family. Johnny makes a shocking sacrifice and Patricia's dreams for the future are shattered when her boyfriend finally visits Stanton House.
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