Peter Allen: Not the Boy Next Door

TV Miniseries, Shine Australia / Seven Network 2x2hr Produced by Kerry Mainwarring

Peter Allen was one of Australia's best known musical exports during the 1980's and Shine’s two part mini-series tells his remarkable journey from country Australia to the Hollywood Hills, becoming part of American royalty along the way.  With a story spanning the 1950-1980’s eras, many locations and scenes were digitally enhanced to reduce logistics and complexity for a variety of departments with no compromise to its scale.

 

The series features a wide range of visual effects from Chroma including numerous digital augments and CG enhancements throughout the 2-part production. Creating expansive scenes of New York using CG integration to modify locations in Sydney.

 

Winner: 2015 AACTA Awards for Best Miniseries