Updated: Mar 28, 2019
Caught aired February, 26th this year as a CBC original series. The series was adapted from Lisa Moore's acclaimed novel. Set in 1978, locked up after a drug deal goes wrong, David Slaney (Allan Hawco) makes a daring break from a New Brunswick prison to attempt one more deal with his former partner. It's Slaney's last chance at freedom but in this tale of bravado and betrayal, nothing is what it seems and no one can be trusted. The series stars Allan Hawco, Paul Gross, Tori Anderson, Eric Johnson, Charlotte Sullivan, and Enuka Okuma.
CAUGHT was filmed on location in Newfoundland, Ontario, and the Dominican Republic. CAUGHT is produced by Take The Shot Productions. Hawco stars in the series and serve as showrunner. Executive producers include Allan Hawco, Perry Chafe, John Vatcher, Alex Patrick, Peter Blackie, Rob Blackie and Michael Levine.
Canadian Screen Awards nominations for Caught are
- Best limited series or program - Best direction, drama program or limited series (TJ Scott) - Best lead actor, drama program or limited series (Allan Hawco) - Best writing, drama program or limited series (Allan Hawco) - Best lead actress, drama program or limited series (Tori Anderson) - Best achievement in hair (Norma Richard)
The show received rave reviews upon release, with John Doyle from the Globe and Mail quoted as saying: “Caught is one splendid, sizzling thriller”.
Starring Allan Hawco as David Slaney
ALLAN HAWCO (Actor, Writer, and Executive Producer) is one of the country's most recognizable stars, whose wide range of talents appeal to audiences of all ages. He has the unique ability to connect to the audience as an actor and from behind the scenes, as a writer and producer. He was born on Bell Island, and raised in The Goulds in Newfoundland.
Allan’s latest project Caught has been another highly anticipated show by his production company. The new series Caught , in which he stars alongside Paul Gross, Eric Johnson, Tori Anderson and Enuka Okuma premiered on CBC Monday February 26 th , 2018. Allan plays the lead David Slaney, and serves as the Showrunner and Executive Producer. Caught was adapted from Lisa Moore’s award winning and acclaimed novel of the same name. Caught premiered to excellent reviews with John Doyle from The Globe and Mail quoted as saying “ Caught is one splendid, sizzling thriller”.
Watch season one of Caught online or stream on the app!
Charlotte Sullivan as Jennifer Baker and Allan Hawco as David Slaney
Billy MacLellan as Sergeant Kyle O'Neill
Tori Anderson as Ada
Enuka Okuma as KC Williams and Paul Gross as Roy Patterson
Paul Gross as Roy Patterson
Eric Johnson as Brian Hearn
One of our favorite Canadian TV Shows, it was exciting and well cast! - I'm Here With Magazine
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