Now, a groundbreaking new drama with LGBT teens at the forefront is hoping to find a home among the gum trees.
With a fresh Aussie cast, strong community backing, and a pilot launched on YouTube just last week, Subject to Change has picked up fans already. But now, its creators are looking for a network or streaming service to back the show – and bring episode two to life.
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Subject to Change – plot
Sixteen year old Ben is anxious to meet his mystery online boy-crush while best friend Evie agonises over her body image and crippling desires. Their foil Karly, a rambunctious tomboy, reveals her singing talents with an all-too-appropriate cover of Missy Higgins’ “Secret”. Hedley High newcomer Ethan intrigues them all.
Subject to Change – An Australian first, this made for TV drama features teen LGBT characters in the lead roles. Through its coming-of-age narrative, witness the harsh difficulties faced in suburban Australia by following these young adults as they deal with their complex and conflicting emotions. It will be a rocky road to love and inclusion through their final years of high school.
Watch it on YouTube.