|Starring|| Aaron Pedersen |
|Country of origin||Australia|
|No. of seasons||2|
|No. of episodes||12|
|Running time||53 minutes|
|Production company||Media World Pictures|
|Original release||8 July 2007 –|
5 January 2010
The Circuit is an Australian television drama series. The six-part first season screened on SBS TV, premiering on 8 July 2007 at 9:30 pm, and concluding on 12 August 2007. Season 2 aired from 1 December 2009 through 5 January 2010, ending the series.
The series stars Aaron Pedersen and Gary Sweet and centres on mixed-race solicitor Drew Ellis (Pederson) who joins the district to work at the Kimberley Circuit Court. Filmed mainly in Broome, Western Australia and surrounding areas, the show had a budget of more than $4 million, and 1,000 local Aboriginal extras have been employed for the production.
|First aired||Last aired|
|1||6||8 July 2007||12 August 2007|
|2||6||1 December 2009||5 January 2010|
Episode information retrieved from Australian Television archive & IMDB.
|Title||Directed by||Written by||Original air date|
|1||1||"It’s a Long Way Home"||Catriona McKenzie||Kelly Lefever||8 July 2007|
|2||2||"In Country"||Richard Frankland||Dot West||15 July 2007|
|3||3||"Deeper Water"||Catriona McKenzie||Mitch Torres||22 July 2007|
|4||4||"Stairway to the Moon"||Steve Jodrell||Beck Cole||29 July 2007|
|5||5||"You Always Hurt the Ones You Love"||Catriona McKenzie||Kelly Lefever||5 August 2007|
|6||6||"Home Is Where the Past Is"||Richard Frankland||Kelly Lefever||12 August 2007|
|Title||Directed by||Written by||Original air date|
|7||1||"Sorry Business"||Steve Jodrell||Kelly Lefever||1 December 2009|
|8||2||"Reading the Signs"||Steve Jodrell||Dot West||8 December 2009|
|9||3||"The Fallout"||Steve Jodrell||Mitch Torres||15 December 2009|
|10||4||"The Devil You Know"||James Bogle||Kelly Lefever||22 December 2009|
|11||5||"Of Mice and Men"||James Bogle||Wayne Blair||29 December 2009|
|12||6||"Swings and Roundabouts"||Aaron Pedersen||Kelly Lefever||5 January 2010|
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