Total Control season 1
The six-part political thriller tells about the representative of the indigenous peoples of the green continent - the lively and charismatic Alex Irving (Deborah Mailman). Australian Prime Minister Rachel Anderson (Rachel Griffiths) uses a woman for her own purposes and get her a job in the Senate. But Alex does not want to be a pawn in the game of the Prime Minister: soon she will arrange a revolution in the government, which leads to irreversible consequences for the entire state.
Total Control season 1 episodes list:
A fearless Indigenous senator, barely weeks into her political career in Canberra, and betrayed at the highest level, must seek redemption and settle a score against the party, and the prime minister of Australia.
Alex proves her worth to the government, brokering a difficult deal between native title-holders and the government. Meanwhile, JC hitch-hikes across the country in an effort to meet Alex.
As Alex works around the clock to get the community's deal before the Senate, there is opposition within the party and the PM barely holds onto her leadership. With JC almost in reach, Alex is faced with a tragedy at home.
Alex is struck low by grief and the betrayal of her and the community. When she discovers the extent of the PM's deception, she resolves to return to Canberra. But this time she won't be playing by the rules.
Back in Canberra, Alex and the PM embark on a game of political cat and mouse. Alex knows the only person who can help her now is JC, but when they finally arrange to meet, JC gets spooked and runs.
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