Tribe News

News: 14th March 2005

Update – A New Tomorrow

A New Tomorrow is underway! Casting is now occurring for The Tribe sequel “A New Tomorrow” with production crews being recruited and pre-production commencing on March 21st 2005!

Shooting will start in April which means that the Tribe sequel will be available for transmission around October 2005. The series is currently scheduled to air around that time on Channel FIVE in the UK and Network Seven in Australia.

Cloud 9’s distributors, Southern Star, will be discusing the Tribe sequel “The New Tomorrow” with broadcasters at the MIP television festival in Cannes in mid April. So keep checking the Tribe website for further news of when the Tribe sequel will be transmitting in your country.

Exclusive for UK Fans

Channel FIVE in the UK has expressed interest to repeat Series 5 of The Tribe prior to the broadcast of A New Tomorrow. We will let you know further details when they’re known.

German Tribe Fanbook!
The New Zealand Future Soap “The Tribe” has been having great success all over the world since 1999 and enjoys an ever increasing fan community. Currently, the same creators and authors are preparing the spin-off “The New Tomorrow” which is a continuation of the story.

“The Tribe” is addictive! Cool characters, unique outfits and the continuous drama captivates kids. So for the first time, ever”The Tribe” fan will have a chance to find out everything about their favourite character from all 260 episodes – in the official Fan Book.

The Fan Book includes:
– one removable poster
– several high-gloss photos (some are full-page)
– exclusive and brand new interviews with the creator of the “The Tribe” Raymond Thompson and main author Harry Duffin
– exclusive and brand new interviews with Beth Allen (Amber), Dwayne Cameron (Bray), James Napier (Jay), Meryl Cassie (Ebony), Michael Wesley-Smith (Jack), Antonia Prebble (Trudy), Calen Maiava-Paris (Mega), Ryan Runciman (Ryan) and Ashwath Sundarasen (Dal)
– information about all stars and characters
– news about the future of “The Tribe” and the spin-off “The New Tomorrow”


This fanbook takes a look at the series’ right from Series 1 through to Series 5. It’s 64 pages of Tribe! It is due for release in March/April 2005.

New German Tribe Book! Ellie: Emotional confusion
One woman torn between two men – After the virus struck, Ellie and Alice found a new home with the Mall Rats. And that’s not all – Ellie meets her great love – Jack. The two are over the moon. But soon their love is put through a tough test. The Chosen turn up – and with them comes Luke. At the same time Jack disappears. To find out something about Jack’s disappearance Ellie spends a lot of time with Luke and eventually falls in love with him. Is he the right one for her? When Jack finally gets back, Ellie has to make the hardest decision of her life.

We’ll let you know when this latest book is released! Look out for it!

The Tribe in Australia!
The Tribe will very soon be playing on a new free to air digital channel in Australia, ABC2. Audiences will be able to watch ABC2 on channel 21 on free to air television if they have a digital set top box or integrated digital television set. ABC2 will also be available on channel 126 as part of the basic packages from Pay TV providers Foxtel and Austar.

Series 1 will begin on Monday 7 March 2005 and will play weekdays at 18.30. They will then carry through with all 5 series!! Hopefully at that established time-slot.

The Tribe DVD in The Netherlands
April and May are exciting months in The Netherlands and Belgium, because Season 1 of The Tribe will be released on DVD!

Every two weeks a box containing 2 double sided discs will be released. There will also be games, interviews and goodies such as Tribe Wallpapers available, so keep coming back to for more info on The Tribe in the Netherlands!

Tribe 4 for SVT Sweden
Tribe 4 will start airing on SVT in Sweden on Monday March 28th! Look out for the Techno’s coming your way!


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