“Kate Ballard (Asher Keddie) is facing her first election for State Premier. Committed and rigorous, her victory seems assured… until the opposition announces a shock new candidate: David McLeod (Rodger Corser), a popular media identity… and a man Kate had a secret, tumultuous affair with several years ago. To the world at large, David and Kate present as compelling, evenly matched adversaries… But a paranoid Kate fears that their complicated history is a trump card waiting to be played. Told in six parts, building to an election-night finale, this is a cat-and-mouse game, played out on a grand scale.”
S01:E01 - The Announcement
State Premier Kate Ballard is startled when the Opposition reveals its new candidate David McLeod.
S01:E02 - The Meeting
Kate smoothly enlists the help of her speechwriter Ollie to organize a covert meeting with David.
S01:E03 - The Launch
David's teenage daughter steps into the spotlight while caught in a scandal, triggering media storm.
S01:E04 - The Campaign Trail
Kate tries to improve her public image but Tom's actions could derail her entire campaign.
S01:E05 - The Debate
Kate now has to come clean to her husband Geoff about her secret past with David.
S01:E06 - The Election
Kate and David both prepare for Election Day.