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Wentworth is an Australian television drama series. It was first broadcast on SoHo on 1 May 2013. The series serves as a contemporary reimagining of Prisoner, which ran on Network Ten from 1979 to 1986. Lara Radulovich and David Hannam developed Wentworth from Reg Watson’s original concept. The series is set in the modern day and begins with Bea Smith (Danielle Cormack)’s early days in prison. One of the main characters is Liz Birdsworth. Liz Birdsworth is sentenced to 11 years for Manslaughter, dangerous driving causing death, and driving under the influence. Liz drank a whole bottle of vodka due to stress of organising her mother-in-law’s birthday party. After a fight with her husband ending with him asking her to leave, Liz drives a tractor and drives it over the party tables. Everyone runs to the tractor trying to get Liz off, her daughter stands in front and pleads with Liz to stop. Liz veers the tractor to miss hitting her daughter but ends up hitting her mother-in-law by accident. The filming location for Liz’s house was at Point Cook Homestead, 1 Point Cook Homestead Rd, Point Cook.

Wentworth
What a great episode of Wentworth on Tuesday night….. the story line for season 5 is shaping up to be the best so far. What will happen between Liz Birdsworth and Sonia Stevens? Will the Freak become Top Dog?
Photo of Sonia Stevens’ house Williamstown.

60 years of Australian TV

Wentworth is an Australian television drama series. It was first broadcast on SoHo on 1 May 2013. The series serves as a contemporary reimagining of Prisoner, which ran on Network Ten from 1979 to 1986. Lara Radulovich and David Hannam developed Wentworth from Reg Watson’s original concept. The series is set in the modern day and begins with Bea Smith (Danielle Cormack)’s early days in prison. One of the main characters is Liz Birdsworth. Liz Birdsworth is sentenced to 11 years for Manslaughter, dangerous driving causing death, and driving under the influence. Liz drank a whole bottle of vodka due to stress of organising her mother-in-law’s birthday party. After a fight with her husband ending with him asking her to leave, Liz drives a tractor and drives it over the party tables. Everyone runs to the tractor trying to get Liz off, her daughter stands in front and pleads with Liz to stop. Liz veers the tractor to miss hitting her daughter but ends up hitting her mother-in-law by accident. The filming location for Liz’s house was at Point Cook Homestead, 1 Point Cook Homestead Rd, Point Cook.