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The Bold Type’s Aisha Dee to star in SBS thriller Safe Home

The people behind the numbers, the stories behind the statistics of family violence.

SBS has announced Original thriller series Safe Home, starring The Bold Type‘s Aisha Dee.

The show, which premieres on May 11, is a gripping drama full of heart that looks at the stories behind the headlines of the family violence epidemic. The people behind the numbers, the stories behind the statistics.

Just as the topic is powerful, so is the tagline and shows what we can expect from the four-episode arc. “There are two types of people in this world: those who think family violence will never happen to them… and those who know it can happen to anyone.”

What is Safe Home about?

Safe Home follows Phoebe (Dee), a twenty-something professional who leaves her job at a prominent law firm to work at a struggling family violence legal centre.

As interconnecting stories unfold, relationships are tested and the pressure mounts to save the centre.

With so much at stake, Phoebe must navigate a path that isn’t always clear – and people aren’t always as they appear.  

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Aisha Dee. Source: SBS

The series was created by the award-winning producer behind Asher Keddie’s Offspring, Imogen Banks.

Who is in the cast of Safe Home?

Alongside Dee, is an exceptional cast including Mabel Li (New Gold Mountain), Virginia Gay (Judy & Punch), Thomas Cocquerel (The Gilded Age), Antonia Prebble (Westside), Hal Cumpston (The Walking Dead), Chenoa Deemal (Troppo), David Roberts (Total Control), Janet Andrewartha (Neighbours), Mark Mitchinson (The Hobbit), Tegan Stimson (Irreverent), Katlyn Wong (Mystic), Nicholas Burton (Barons) and Yuchen Wang (Hungry Ghosts).  

Watch the trailer for Safe Home

All four episodes of Safe Home will be available to stream on SBS On Demand from Thursday 11 May.

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