Miss Phryne Fisher heading to big screen thanks to worldwide fan base support

Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries is headed to the big screen after a wildly successful crowd-funding campaign on Kickstarter to bring a spin-off movie to life. The campaign reached its initial target of $250,000 (Australian) in less than 48 hours and as of Saturday evening, the total stood at just over $530,000 (Australian) or $425,000 U.S. […]

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‘Festival of Phryne’ is the ultimate Miss Fisher experience

Australia is the setting for the ultimate fan experience based on the brilliant, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. ‘Festival of Phryne‘ is coming to Rippon Lea House & Gardens which doubles as the home of Aunt Prudence in Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. The fun begins with a major new exhibition featuring never before seen costumes by award-winning designer Marion Boyce. The exhibition runs from now to 30 September […]

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Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries returns for series 3

Heads up, Australia, the Honourable Miss Phryne (pronounced Fry-nee) Fisher returns for series three beginning Friday, 8 May on ABC. Not to worry, America, series 3 is headed to public television stations in the not-too-distant future. While Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries may not make you immediately abdicate your allegiance to Sherlock or forget about James Bond, […]

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Miss Fisher's Essie Davis can't get rid of 'The Babadook'

As if I hadn’t already placed Australian actress Essie Davis on a pedestal awhile back after our brief Q&A preceding the premiere of Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, along comes what could perhaps be the best horror flick to come out since William Friedkin’s The Exorcist back in 1973. If it’s in a word, or it’s […]

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Every mystery needs a leading lady – Miss Fisher back for more in 2014

Look out, United States, the Honourable Miss Phryne (pronounced Fry-nee) Fisher is coming back to America in 2014. For all those who have seen series one, you understand that Miss Fisher is definitely not your parents’ Miss Marple. Phryne Fisher is a fashionably beautiful investigator with a penchant for murder cases that take her through […]

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America meets The Honourable Miss Phryne Fisher as Australia welcomes her back!

Thanks to public television stations, the U.S. is just now becoming familiar with the wonderfully inviting Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. At almost the same time, The Honourable Miss Phryne Fisher returns home to Australia as series 2 premieres Friday 6 September at 8.30pm on ABC1. North Texas, through public television station KERA, will be introduced […]

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Q&A with Essie Davis, star of Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries

Look out, United States, the Honourable Miss Phryne (pronounced Fry-nee) Fisher is coming to America. While Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries may not make you immediately abdicate your allegiance to Sherlock, it is, without a doubt, worth checking out in the coming months on public television. Definitely not your parents’ Miss Marple, Phryne Fisher is a […]

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