Westside Episode 1 Synopsis

IMG_5588.JPGEpisode 1, 1974: All that impedes thee from the golden round

Ted West is reunited with his true love, Rita. But she has a secret – and he has a lot to prove if he’s to get back on top of his gang, and his game…

New Zealand joins together for the Commonwealth Games as Ted West gets out of jail after a three year stretch for the Smith & Caughey’s cockup. Ted finds he’s been deposed as leader of his gang, and is determined to weed out the rat who put him in jail. On the home front, Wolf resents his father being back, and Rita has problems of her own, including a tenacious young admirier. But should Ted go out on his own to prove his mettle? He has a lot to prove if he’s to get back on top of his game.

Westside begins TONIGHT, 8.30pm on TV3.

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Kyle Wadsworth

Kyle Wadsworth is a trained multimedia journalist with a passion for film and television - notably Westside and Outrageous Fortune! Also known as TuiKiwi (the name of which has also featured on Outrageous Fortune as a guest-starring beer brand).
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