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THE BEAUTIFUL LIE is a grand, complex love story. It’s also an engaging, contemporary re-imagining of the greatest tragic romance of all time, Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina. But THE BEAUTIFUL LIE is more than a great love story. It’s a sprawling saga of adultery, scandal, manners and mayhem – about the fates of three enmeshed families across three generations.

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Crew

Director
Glendyn Ivin  Peter Salmon
Writers
Alice Bell  Jonathan Gavin
Producer
John Edwards  Imogen Banks
Executive Producers
Janeen Faithfull  Carole Sklan
Dir. of Photography:
John Brawley

Cast

Cast
Sarah Snook -  Benedict Samuel - Rodger Corser - Celia Pacquola - Daniel Henshall - Sophie Lowe - Alexander England - Catherine McClements - Dan Wyllie - Gina Riley

Production Details

Genre
Drama
Production Company
Endemol Australia Pty Ltd

Selected Awards & Festivals

  • Australian Academy Cinema Television Arts
    (2016)

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