Stan, the leading Australian streaming service, rolled out the blue carpet at the iconic Sydney Opera House for the world premiere of the highly anticipated Stan Original Series, CAUGH*T. The glamorous event, graced by a star-studded ensemble, showcased the vibrancy of the Australian Original production.
Stan Ambassadors Renee Bargh and Beau Ryan took center stage as they charismatically hosted the blue carpet, welcoming a dazzling array of industry luminaries and esteemed guests. Among the distinguished attendees were chief executive Martin Kugeler, commissioners and executive producers Cailah Scobie and Amanda Duthie, and head of acquisitions Les Sampson, underscoring the significance of the project within the Australian entertainment landscape.
The prestigious guest list extended to Nine Entertainment Group head of drama Andy Ryan, director of communications Vic Buchan, entertainment reporter Richard Wilkins, strategy executives Alex Needs and Jake Mitchell, and head of digital content Immy Abdullah. The collective presence of these influential figures highlighted the magnitude of CAUGH*T in the realm of Australian content.
Series director, producer, writer, and actor Kick Gurry, the driving force behind the production, graced the premiere, radiating enthusiasm for his latest venture. The blue carpet event reached new heights of glamour with the attendance of an A-list cast, including Bryan Brown, Ben O’Toole, Lincoln Younes, Alexander England, Mel Jarnson, Fayssal Bazzi, Rebecca Breeds, Erik Thomson, Rob Carlton, Jeremy Lindsay Taylor, Justine Clarke, Karl Stefanovic, Ariel Donoghue, and Silvia Colloca.
Mistaken for Americans, the characters find themselves captured by freedom fighters (Bazzi, Jarnson, and Nkono) and are compelled to produce a hostage video that swiftly goes viral. As the soldiers unexpectedly attain celebrity status on social media, they come to the realization that being caught might just be the best thing that could’ve happened to them. Prepare for a riveting journey as they make search history in this captivating Stan Original Series.
CAUGH*T promises to be a groundbreaking addition to Stan’s repertoire, delivering an innovative and compelling narrative that captures the essence of contemporary storytelling. Don’t miss the gripping tale as it unfolds exclusively on Stan.