Rachel Griffiths

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Six Feet Under: 20 years on, the drama set in a family funeral home still feels ahead of its time
It was groundbreaking and ambitious on release, but even after two decades, the lives – and deaths – of the Fisher family are just as compelling as they ever were

Isabelle Oderberg

14, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

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The Wilds review – Lost meets Mean Girls in Amazon's teen thriller
A party of schoolgirls wash up on a deserted island with a seemingly dangerous side, in a series that marries coming-of-age drama with apocalyptic mystery

Lucy Mangan

11, Dec, 2020 @1:00 PM

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Ride Like a Girl review – Michelle Payne biopic is a feelgood victory lap
Rachel Griffiths’ film about the first woman to win the Melbourne Cup is an underdog story that clears every hurdle

Peter Bradshaw

25, Jun, 2020 @12:00 PM

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Australia Day honours list: Jane Turner and Campbell Newman among 2020 recipients
Teen LGBTQ activist Georgie Stone is the youngest to be honoured alongside war veterans’ advocate Colin Hamley, 97

Naaman Zhou

25, Jan, 2020 @11:00 AM

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Aacta awards 2019 winners: The Nightingale and Total Control dominate Australian screen awards
Deborah Mailman and Rachel Griffiths recognised for ABC TV drama, while Jennifer Kent’s colonial horror film sweeps film categories

Staff and agencies

04, Dec, 2019 @9:18 AM

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How an endless parade of tragedies broke Brothers and Sisters’ bond
By season four, loss and illness riddled the family drama. But one character’s unfortunate encounter with a truck took things too far

Diane Shipley

04, Nov, 2019 @1:00 PM

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Ride Like a Girl review – cinematic schmaltz swamps Michelle Payne's ride to the Melbourne Cup
Rachel Griffith’s directorial debut feels less like a heartwarming tale of triumph and more like a thinly veiled advertisement for the racing industry

Luke Buckmaster

23, Sep, 2019 @11:43 PM

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Rachel Griffiths on her muse Michelle Payne: 'She told the world to get stuffed'
First-time director says she was inspired to make Ride Like a Girl by Payne’s ‘persistence, resilience, determination, focus and passion’

Kirsten Krauth

13, Sep, 2019 @8:00 PM

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From Miss Fisher to Michelle Payne: 10 Australian films to look forward to in 2019
Mia Wasikowska, Miranda Tapsell, Richard Roxburgh and Alia Shawkat feature in forthcoming films from Mirrah Foulkes, Wayne Blair, Kriv Stenders and Sophie Hyde

Luke Buckmaster

17, Jan, 2019 @1:11 AM

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Dead Lucky review – Rachel Griffiths brings poise to convoluted, soapy cop drama
SBS miniseries can’t quite transcend its garish tabloid narrative but is a welcome break from crime TV’s blue gloom

Lauren Carroll Harris

24, Jul, 2018 @8:23 PM

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Don't Tell review – film about landmark child sexual abuse case plays the story too safe
Tori Garrett enlists Jack Thompson, Rachel Griffiths and Sara West to tell the story that sparked a royal commission

Luke Buckmaster

18, May, 2017 @2:11 AM

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Rachel Griffiths: 'I think I have been a very poor and bad feminist'
The outspoken Australian actor joins an all-star cast for When We Rise, a TV miniseries exploring the gay rights movement in the US

Alexandra Spring

01, Mar, 2017 @12:47 AM

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