Spearfield's Daughter | 1985
A three-part miniseries about Cleo Spearfield, a driven and dynamic journalist who fights her way to the top of a very competitive industry and has to struggle to stay there. Drawn into the major political upheavals of the decade, the defiant daughter of one of Australia's leading politicians pursues her stories around the world. From the civil strife of Belfast to war-torn Vietnam, she risks her life to get the story.
She also risks a life alone due to her passionate commitment to her job. She loses one love, Tom Border, to another woman and is pursued by the powerful tycoon, Lord Jack Cruze. Battling for her career and the man she loves, Cleo is dedicated, determined and, ultimately, triumphant.