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Kick Gurry is charting uncovered territory in new series C*A*U*G*H*T

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The wartime comedy C*A*U*G*H*T has been an absolute labour of love for Kick Gurry. 

Not only is the Aussie part of the star-packed cast that includes Sean Penn, Matthew Fox, and Susan Sarandon, as well as Bryan Brown, Erik Thomson, and Lincoln Younes, but he also wrote and directed the series!

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Kick tells New Idea he began writing the show back in 2019 but didn’t complete it until after the pandemic. 

Describing the six-episode series as being “extremely ambitious,” Kick says they took “on a lot” to get things right. 

“There was a moment, the beginning of the fifth week, where I got to set, and the entire prisoner of war camp had flooded,” he recalls. 

“We were a foot underwater and thinking, well, we can’t shoot, so that day was a very difficult one.”

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Kick Gurry stars in wartime comedy C*A*U*G*H*T. (Credit: Supplied)

Kick says juggling his many hats has been “difficult” but “liberating”. 

The Looking for Alibrandi star doesn’t hold “crazy expectations” of himself, but admits to being a “people pleaser.”

As for what viewers can expect from C*A*U*G*H*T, Kick tells us the show is “provocative and a bit ballsy,” and dares to tread on “territory that people are a little bit afraid of.”

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