The Wannabes is a 2003 Australian comedy movie. The story follows a gang of thieves as the pose as a children's entertainment group to gain access to a wealthy woman's jewels. At the party for the woman's son the gang runs into problems trying to get the jewel away and they are forced to abandon it. By a quirk of fate they become incredibly successful as children's entertainers and are poised to reach the top of the field when the woman discovers that they were the criminals that attempted to rob her. This leads to a series of escapades trying to keep the image that they now have.