Its past credits include adult dramas “Glitch,” “Safe Harbour,” “Seven Types Of Ambiguity,” “Secret City,” “Wanted” and “The Slap.” Its children’s dramas include “Nowhere Boys” and “Mustangs FC.” It is currently working with Ayres, and with Cate Blanchett and Andrew Upton’s Dirty Films on “Stateless,” for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.” /> Matchbox has produced more than 45 titles, working with every network in Australia as well as Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and the BBC.
“Securing this production will bring more than A$36 million (US$24.3 million) of new international investment to our shores, engage around 540 cast, crew and extras, and use the services of around 290 local businesses,” said Paul Fletcher, Minister for Communications, Cyber Safety and the Arts.
The show is to be produced in Melbourne, Australia through NBC Universal-owned Matchbox Pictures and Tony Ayres Productions, together with Heyday Television.
Top Australian film and TV creator, Tony Ayres, “Harry Potter” producer David Heyman and Christian White have set up “Clickbait,” a new thriller series for Netflix. It probes probing the dangers of social media and the widening gulf between people’s real and virtual selves.
Heyman, whose filmography also includes “Once Upon a Time In Hollywood,” and “Gravity,” will serve as a NWEP through his U.K.-based production company, Heyday Television. The company’s Tom Winchester (“The Capture”) will also serve as executive producer.
Ayres called the show “a passion project” and said he hoped it will have real global reach and impact.” “We are equally delighted to produce this U.S. It’s an opportunity to showcase the international level of Australian talent both behind and in front of the camera," Ayres said. show in Melbourne.
Ayres (producer of “The Slap” and director of (“Cut Snake,” and “The Home Song Stories”) will serve as creator, showrunner, and executive producer, while White will serve as co-creator, co-producer, and writer. Brad Anderson (“The Sinner”) will serve as lead director of the 8-part series.
The series is the first for Netflix to be produced in Victoria state and will shoot at Melbourne’s Docklands Studios. It attracted significant local financing, earning subsidy from both the Australian federal government’s Location Incentive program and the Victorian state government through the Film Victoria Production Incentive Attraction Fund.

The cast includes Harriet Dyer, Anne-Marie Johnson, Cindy Luna, Chad James Buchanan, and Paul Blackthorne.
She can see and communicate with the dead, helping them with their unresolved problems, whether she likes it or not. Tom Hackett and his new partner, former FBI Agent Damien Asante, need help solving a darkly puzzling murder, Cassie agrees to use her abilities. When her longtime friend Det. Despite her reluctance, she may have found a way to keep her demons at bay, all while solving some of the city’s most challenging cases. The series centers on Cassie Bishop, who was born with a gift, though she may call it a curse.
“The InBetween” is produced by Universal Television, NBCU International Television Studio, and Heyday Television. Moira Kirland will write and executive produce. David Heyman and Nancy Cotton also executive produce. Charlotte Sieling will direct and executive produce the pilot.
NBC has ordered the drama series "The InBetween" for the 2018-2019 season.
The order marks NBC's sixth drama order for next season and their eighth order overall. Previously, the network ordered the dramas "The Gilded Age," "Manifest," "The Village," "New Amsterdam," and "The Enemy Within." NBC has also ordered the comedies "Abby's" and "I Feel Bad."” />
Kirland most recently served as a co-executive producer and writer on the CBS drama “Madam Secretary.” Her other credits include “Hawaii Five-0,” “Arrow,” “Castle,” “Medium,” and “The Dead Zone.” The final two shows also focused on an investigator with paranormal abilities.
Studios to produce premium television and digital content across all platforms, including free-to-air network, cable and subscription VOD. Heyday Television was formed in 2015 as a joint-venture with NBCUniversal Intl.