Playmaker Media

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Playmaker Media
Industry Television
Genre Television production
Founded 2009
  • David Taylor
  • David Maher
Headquarters Sydney, Australia
Area served
Services Television program production
Parent Sony Pictures Television

Playmaker Media is an Australian-based television production company, which develops and produces scripted and unscripted television programs across multiple television channels in Australia. The company was formed by David Taylor and David Maher in 2009. In 2014, it became a subsidiary of Sony Pictures Television, who distributes Playmaker formats and productions globally.[1] The company is based in Sydney.[2]

In 2016, Playmaker was commissioned to produce a Mandarin language adaptation of Chosen for Chinese platform iQiyi filmed in Australia.[3]


     Programs with a shaded background indicate the program is still in production.

Title Network Years Notes
Wicked Love: The Maria Korp Story Nine Network Telemovie
Slide FOX8 2011
House Husbands Nine Network 2012-2017
The Code ABC 2014-2016 Co-production with ABC
Love Child Nine Network 2014-2017
Hiding ABC 2015
The Wrong Girl Network Ten 2016-present
Chosen iQiyi 2017


  1. ^ Tartaglione, Nancy (1 December 2014). "Sony Pictures Television Acquires Oz Production Company Playmaker Media". Deadline. Retrieved 16 October 2017. 
  2. ^ Cynthia Littleton (1 December 2014). "Sony Pictures Television Acquires Australia's Playmaker Media". Variety. Retrieved 16 October 2017. 
  3. ^ Knox, David (5 December 2016). "Playmaker Media to produce Chinese thriller". TV Tonight. Retrieved 16 October 2016. 

External links

  • Official website
  • Playmaker Media at Sony Pictures Television
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