Frayed. Sammy Burbeck (Sarah Kendall). Copyright: Merman.


Sky One comedy drama about a woman confronted by her past. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Sarah Kendall, Frazer Hadfield, Maggie Ireland-Jones, Kerry Armstrong and others.

Frayed. Image shows from L to R: Chris George MP (George Houvardas), Sammy Burbeck (Sarah Kendall). Copyright: Merman.

Series 1, Episode 4

Sammy pitches her partnership deal to Chris during a business trip. But then an incident in a casino puts her in an awkward situation.

Further details

Wanting to use Sammy's 'posh English accent' to impress some big-shot investors, MP Chris brings Sammy along to his business meetings in Sydney, giving her the perfect opportunity to pitch her partnership deal to him.

Back home in Newcastle, Jim is heartbroken, having been dumped by Bev for not "manning up" in her plan to undermine Sammy.

Broadcast details

Thursday 17th October 2019
Sky One
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sarah Kendall Sammy Burbeck
Frazer Hadfield Lenny Burbeck
Maggie Ireland-Jones Tess Burbeck
Kerry Armstrong Jean
Diane Morgan Fiona
George Houvardas Chris George MP
Ben Mingay Jim
Doris Younane Bev
Trystan Go Bo
Alexandra Jensen Abby
Guest cast
Christopher Stollery Terry
Nisrine Amine Librarian
Alistair Bates Resident
Marybeth Bonnor Sydney Socialite
Dirk Bromley Businessman
James Caitlin Businessman
Ashlynn Chye Library Kid
Arka Das Bartender
Rohan Everingham Correctional Officer
Colleen Kane Nadine
Daniela Libertini Casino Waitress
Suz Mawer Resident
Joshua McElroy Scott
Dorian Nkono Security Guard
Phil Partridge Skinny Man
Lynne Porteous Resident
Jerome Pride Businessman
Nick Slater Vernon
Damian Strouthos Bar Manager
Lukas Whiting Jude
Ted Wilson Duncan
Writing team
Sarah Kendall Writer
Lauren Merolli Script Executive
Production team
Shaun Wilson Director
Nicole O'Donohue Producer
Clelia Mountford Executive Producer
Sharon Horgan Executive Producer
Kevin Whyte Executive Producer
Morwenna Gordon Executive Producer
Rick Kalowski Executive Producer
Que Minh Luu Executive Producer
Sally Riley Executive Producer

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