After 150 years, the deceased sisters Hazel, Rebbecca and Sophie return to their 19th century home, which has been turned into a boarding school, where they are pupils. But the times have ... See full summary »


Barbara Slade




3 nominations. See more awards »


Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

The Legend of Dick and Dom (TV Series 2009)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Two brothers embark on a very silly journey to find a cure to the disease that is infecting Bottomworld.

Stars: Terry Jones, Richard McCourt, Dominic Wood
Prank Patrol (TV Series 2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Ordinary Kids get to Prank their friends with the help of the Prank Patrol team. It is a great opportunity to use all the modern technology including hidden cameras, professional actors and... See full summary »

Stars: Scott Tweedie, David Gannon, David Serafin
Yolngu Boy (2001)
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Lorrpu, Botj and Milika are three Yolngu (Aboriginal) teenagers who once shared a childhood dream of becoming great hunters together. But as teenagers they changed: Botj did bad things ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Johnson
Stars: John Sebastian Pilakui, Nathan Daniels, Sean Mununggurr
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A story of two life-long friends who realize their children have turned out to be the same type of unlikable bullies that made high school insufferable.

Stars: Jaime Pressly, Katie Finneran, Kevin Rahm
High Ground (2020)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

1919. After fighting in WWI as a sniper Travis, now a Policeman in the vast empty spaces of northern Australia, loses control of an operation that results in the massacre of an Indigenous ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Johnson
Stars: Simon Baker, Callan Mulvey, Jack Thompson
Sweet/Vicious (2016–2017)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Hell-bent on bringing justice to those who get away with abuse on their college campus, Jules and Ophelia take on double lives as wannabe vigilantes.

Stars: Eliza Bennett, Taylor Dearden, Brandon Mychal Smith
Comedy | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Jess goes on the greatest first date of her life, but inadvertently "ghosts" Ben when she tragically dies in a car accident on the way home.

Director: Theresa Bennett
Stars: Aisha Dee, Kimiko Glenn, Kendrick Sampson
Out There (2003–2004)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Two British kids move to the Aussie outback.

Stars: Richard Wilson, Jade Ewen, Douglas Smith
Drop Dead Gorgeous (Video 2010)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

Dead never looked this good.

Director: Philip Alderton
Stars: Steven Berkoff, Jeremy London, Josh Coxx
Girls in Love (TV Series 2003)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Ellie Allard is a typical teenager with a passion for art, she gets up to loads of trouble with her best friends, goth Nadine and flirty Magda.Ellie, Nadine and Madga go through a lot of ... See full summary »

Stars: Olivia Hallinan, Zaraah Abrahams, Amy Kwolek
The Bold Type (TV Series 2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

"The Bold Type" is inspired by the life of "Cosmopolitan" editor in chief, Joanna Coles. The show is a glimpse into the outrageous lives and loves of those responsible for a global women's ... See full summary »

Stars: Katie Stevens, Aisha Dee, Meghann Fahy

After moving to Haworth in 1820 and following the premature death of their mother, the young Bronte siblings Charlotte, Branwell, Emily and Anne begin to lose themselves in writing fiction ... See full summary »

Stars: Poppy Lee Friar


Series cast summary:
Melissa Howard Melissa Howard ...  Rebecca 13 episodes, 2010
Poppy Lee Friar ...  Sophie 13 episodes, 2010
Alexandra Coppinger Alexandra Coppinger ...  Hazel 13 episodes, 2010
Blake Davis ...  Jonathan 13 episodes, 2010
Chris Milligan ...  David 13 episodes, 2010
Jay Kennedy-Harris Jay Kennedy-Harris ...  Charlie 13 episodes, 2010
Aisha Dee ...  Christine 13 episodes, 2010
Stella Silagy Stella Silagy ...  Mattie 13 episodes, 2010
Monique Fisher ...  Piper 13 episodes, 2010
Sophie d'Huij Sophie d'Huij ...  Danni 13 episodes, 2010
Gerry Connolly Gerry Connolly ...  Headmaster Griffith 13 episodes, 2010
Tim Campbell ...  Mr. Doyle / ... 13 episodes, 2010
Julie Eckersley ...  Agatha Heggleby 13 episodes, 2010
Joshua Allen Joshua Allen ...  Buddy 13 episodes, 2010
Maurie Annese Maurie Annese ...  Sophos / ... 13 episodes, 2010
Wilhelmina Stracke Wilhelmina Stracke ...  Grendel 13 episodes, 2010
Julie Forsyth Julie Forsyth ...  Haiwyn Sinclair 12 episodes, 2010
Jane Conroy Jane Conroy ...  Lady Ainsworth 7 episodes, 2010
Tracy Harvey Tracy Harvey ...  Miss Dunnigan 6 episodes, 2010


After 150 years, the deceased sisters Hazel, Rebbecca and Sophie return to their 19th century home, which has been turned into a boarding school, where they are pupils. But the times have changed in former colony Australia, where Vitcorian fashion and society gave way to modern ways. The sisters are ghosts (although in normal bodies) which they hide for staff and schoolmates, although Jonathan, the smart roommate of hunk David, finds out and is sworn to secrecy to satisfy the ghost council, which supervises the new ghosts. Written by KGF Vissers

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Just because you're dead, doesn't mean life is over.




UK | Australia

Release Date:

10 March 2010 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Die Geister von Ainsbury See more »


Box Office


GBP2,600,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs


See full technical specs »

Did You Know?


Life and Death
by Annabelle Priftis
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Best children's television in a long time.
17 May 2010 | by drummer-girlSee all my reviews

Not being a child for a long time, its been a while since i've seen a kids show thats noteworthy.

Dead Gorgeous is one of these. A beautiful mix of comedy and drama, add a dash of romance, great actors and a well written script and you have the best ABC show since Silversun (2004).

Even though its quite clearly targeted for the early teen female market, Dead Gorgeous is so well written that it can be enjoyed by people of all ages. It also has an originality thats refreshing in the age of vampires, vampires and more vampires.

While the cast is 99% Australian (which is excellent being an Aussie myself) and all the actors do a fine job, the one Brit in the cast Poppy Lee Friar is a standout. Certainly one to look out for and she has shown some great versatility after seeing her in "Beautiful People". Alexandra Coppinger is a well deserved mention as well, in her TV debut.

Definite one to recommend, and hope to see a DVD release and a season 2!!

8 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 4 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Recently Viewed