Your main man Matt Okine is returning to the telly with the second season of his acclaimed Stan-exclusive series, The Other Guy.
The local streaming giant has announced that some A+ Aussie talent will be joining the series including Claudia Karvan (Newton’s Law, Love My Way), Lily Sullivan (Romper Stomper, Picnic at Hanging Rock), Barry Otto (The Dressmaker, Strictly Ballroom), Matt Day (Wolf Creek, A Place To Call Home), Fiona Press (The Heights, Secret City), Elsa Cocquerel (Wolf Creek), feminist author Clementine Ford (Fight Like A Girl, Boys Will Be Boys) and Yumi Stynes.
The new cast will join Okine who plays radio presenter AJ Amon along with his best mate Stevie (Harriet Dyer), his ex Liv (Valene Kane), his dad (Michael-Anthony Taylor) and local drug dealer Dezzy (Christiaan Van Vuuren).
The show was written by Matt Okine, Kacie Anning (Fragments of Friday), and Becky Lucas, and will be directed by Gracie Otto (Last Impresario).
Okine received universal acclaim for his performance in the first season and was nominated for a rising star award at the AACTA’s. Break-out star Harriet Dyer also received praise for her role.
We leave you now with a video of Harriet on the set of the new season, introducing her cheeky new co-stars.
Catch the entire first season of the Stan Original Series exclusively on Stan RN.Image: Stan.