Howzat: Kerry Packer's War

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  • 2012
  • 1 Season
  • 7.8  (617)

Howzat! Kerry Packer's War is a television series that follows the story of the development of World Series Cricket, and with particular focus to its creator, Kerry Packer, who is a media mogul in Australia. Packer took upon the task of signing up the world's greatest cricket players and setting up a world competition to determine the best teams. Follow this tale of true and fearless competition, as the Australian Cricket team travels to England to face the English Cricket team in 1977 for the Ashes series. This is a story of the revolution that cricket was going to bestow on the world.

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Kerry Packer's War: Part 2
2. Kerry Packer's War: Part 2
August 26, 2012
In 1976 Australian businessman Kerry Packer, miffed at not having been granted TV rights by the Australian Cricket Board. He threw the cricket world into turmoil by secretly signing up the world's best cricketers and started the World Series Cricket.
Part 1
1. Part 1
August 19, 2012
In 1976 Australian businessman Kerry Packer, miffed at not having been granted TV rights by the Australian Cricket Board. He threw the cricket world into turmoil by secretly signing up the world's best cricketers and started the World Series Cricket.
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Howzat! Kerry Packer's War is a television series that follows the story of the development of World Series Cricket, and with particular focus to its creator, Kerry Packer, who is a media mogul in Australia. Packer took upon the task of signing up the world's greatest cricket players and setting up a world competition to determine the best teams. Follow this tale of true and fearless competition, as the Australian Cricket team travels to England to face the English Cricket team in 1977 for the Ashes series. This is a story of the revolution that cricket was going to bestow on the world.

  • Premiere Date
    August 19, 2012
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (617)