The main story of Home and Away TV Show was originally focused on one family,and over the years the story had expanded to include few more families. Firstaired on January 17 1988, the show has enjoyed a long years of running and pickedup some Logie Awards in the process.
The show's broadcast time is 7.00 PM weekdays in Australia and 6.00 PM in UK,but this show is also available in television networks from many other countriessuch as: New Zealand, Canada, Norway, Sweden, Belgium and Denmark.
Similar with another TV Show Neighbours, Home and Away has helped several ofits actors/actresses to launch their career internationally. Naomi Watts, Heath Ledger,Dannii Minogue, Julian McMahon, and Tammin Sursok were allpart of Home and Away cast members. Even if the show's cast revolve each season,there are some faces that has never left Summer Bay. Kate Ritchie, playing SallyKeating, is one of two members that is left from the original crew. She started asa nine-year old in the very first episode and this season sees her as a principalof one of Summer Bay's local High School. Her presence in the show is being indicatedby Australian media as the longest run in Australian television history.
Other popular cast member Bec Cartwright has informed that she will leave Home and Away after this season for maternity reason. The actress, shortly after winning MostPopular Actress Silver Logie at the 2005 Logie Awards, announced that she is expectinga baby as a result of relationship with Australian tennis star Lleyton Hewitt. Hercharacter in the show (Hayley) will be recast for the following episodes.
Home and Away current cast members:
For more information on Home and Away TV Show and Casts, you can visithttp://www.homeandaway.com.au/.