Tidelands (TV series)

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Created by
Written by
  • Stephen M. Irwin
  • Leigh McGrath
Screenplay byStephen M. Irwin
Leigh McGrath
Starring Charlotte Best
Elsa Pataky
Aaron Jakubenko
Marco Pigossi
Richard Davies
Mattias Inwood
Composer(s) Matteo Zingales
Country of originAustralia
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes8
Executive producer(s)
  • Tracey Robertson
  • Nathan Mayfield
  • Leigh McGrath
Producer(s)Hoodlum Entertainment
Running time36–47 min [1]
Original network Netflix
Original release14 December 2018

Tidelands is an Australian web television series. The eight-part series is written and created by Stephen M. Irwin and Leigh McGrath, and is produced by Hoodlum Entertainment. [2] It was released on 14 December 2018 on Netflix.



Tidelands follows the story of a former criminal who returns home to the small fishing village of Orphelin Bay. When the body of a local fisherman washes ashore, she must uncover the town's secrets while investigating its strange inhabitants, who are a group of dangerous siren–human hybrids called "Tidelanders". [3]





No.Title [4] Directed by [1] Written by [1] Original release date [4]
1"Home"Toa FraserStephen M. Irwin14 December 2018 (2018-12-14)
2"Orphans of L'Attente"Toa FraserStephen M. Irwin14 December 2018 (2018-12-14)
3"Not One of You"Emma FreemanStephen M. Irwin14 December 2018 (2018-12-14)
4"Don't Trust Humans"Emma FreemanStephen M. Irwin14 December 2018 (2018-12-14)
5"The Calling"Catriona McKenzieStephen M. Irwin14 December 2018 (2018-12-14)
6"Loyalty"Catriona McKenzieStephen M. Irwin14 December 2018 (2018-12-14)
7"The Prophecy"Daniel NettheimStephen M. Irwin14 December 2018 (2018-12-14)
8"The Queen's Knife"Daniel NettheimStephen M. Irwin14 December 2018 (2018-12-14)

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