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Outrageous Fortune - First Episode Television – 2005 Captioned Drama Comedy

Outrageous Fortune - First Episode

Television – 2005 Captioned Drama Comedy

R16 Restricted
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This first episode of NZ's most popular and critically acclaimed drama series revolves around Wolf West being sentenced to four years in prison — and his wife, Cheryl, deciding it's time for her and her children to get out of the "family business". Wolf and the local police are dubious. But even this early in proceedings, it would be foolish to underestimate Cheryl. Whether she can take her daughters (ditzy wannabe-model Pascalle and the cunning Loretta) and sons (yin and yang twins Van and Jethro) with her is another matter altogether. And so begins a dynasty.  

This family will be the death of me.
– Cheryl West (Robyn Malcolm)


DVDs of this series are available in all major retail outlets and can be ordered online here.

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Made with funding from NZ On Air



Information on the songs featured in Outrageous Fortune here

Original music composed by Liquid Studios

Soundtrack compilations from the show: Westside Forever (released October  2007), Repeat Offenders (released October 2008)