Scorched is an Australian television movie broadcast on the Nine Network on 31 August 2008. The movie was titled “Strike Team”. Scorched won the International Emmy Award for Digital Program: Fiction in 2009.
Scorched looks at the problems of climate change and water scarcity in the near future. The year is 2012, and after over 240 days without rain, Sydney has only two weeks of water left.
As a state of emergency is declared when a ring of bushfires erupt around the city, a reporter uncovers a conspiracy behind the water crisis.
Character: Brendan Langmore
Genre: Drama, Thriller