8MMM Aboriginal Radio

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8MMM Aboriginal Radio
Also known as8MMM
Genre Comedy
Created byAnna Cadden
Rachel Clements
Sonja Dare
Trisha Morton-Thomas
Written by Trisha Morton-Thomas
Danielle McLean
Sonja Dare
Directed byDena Curtis
Starring Geoff Morrell
Shari Sebbens
Ian Meadows
Patricia Morton-Thomas
Laura Hughes
ComposerAmy Bastow
Country of originAustralia
No. of series1
No. of episodes6
Executive producersAndrea Denholm
Laura Waters
Sally Riley (ABC)
Erica Glynn (Screen Australia)
ProducersRachel Clements
Patricia Morton-Thomas
Anna Cadden
Production locations Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
CinematographyErle Murray Lui
EditorKen Sallows
Production companiesBrindle Films
Princess Pictures
Distributor Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Original network ABC
Original release29 April 2015 (2015-04-29) 
External links
Official website
Production website

8MMM Aboriginal Radio (8MMM), pronounced "8 Triple M", is an Australian television comedy series that began screening on ABC Television on 29 April 2015. The series is written by Trisha Morton-Thomas, Danielle MacLean and Sonja Dare. It is produced by Morton-Thomas, Rachel Clements, and Anna Cadden and directed by Dena Curtis and Adrian Russell Wills. [1]


The six-part series is set in a remote radio station whose Aboriginal crew air the day-to-day preoccupations of Alice Springs and its surrounds such as housing, education, culture, money, alcohol and reconciliation. The station is run by non-Indigenous people who easily fall into one of three categories – missionaries, mercenaries or misfits – the 3Ms. [2]


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