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'[This] series centres on four young families with one thing in common: the men are in charge of raising the kids.

'It's the beginning of a new school year and recently retired Lewis (Gary Sweet) finds himself in the unfamiliar role of stay-at-home dad to Tilda, his daughter with nurse Gemma (Julia Morris).

'Gemma works at the hospital with her best friend Abi (Natalie Saleeba) whose husband Mark (Rhys Muldoon) is juggling a return to part-time work and looking after five-year-old Poppy.

'Mark's brother-in-law Kane (Gyton Grantley) is in a relationship with Tom (Tim Campbell), raising Tom's orphaned niece Stella.

'When dropping their daughters off on the first day of school, the three men meet Justin (Firass Dirani), a former AFL star who, thanks to his bad boy ways, has seen his career and family walk out the door. He is now facing the fight of his life to win custody of his twin boys Zac and Jacob and eight-month-old daughter Angie.

'Finding themselves severely outnumbered by all the mothers at the school drop-off zone, the four men band together and help each other along as they face the challenges of raising a young family.'

Source: Channel Nine website (http://channelnine.ninemsn.com.au/article.aspx?id=8469113) (Sighted: 17/10/2012)

Notes

  • In mid 2014, it was announced that House Husbands would be adapted overseas: in France by production company Made In PM and in Italy by production company Publispei. Both versions intended to adapt episodes from the first series.

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First known date: 2012

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Suburban Mayhem Debi Enker , 2014 single work review
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— Review of House Husbands Ellie Beaumont , Michael Miller , Drew Proffitt , Christine Bartlett , Matt Ford , Leon Ford , Fin Edquist , Kirsty Fisher , Keith Thompson , Tim Pye , Kelly Lefever , Timothy Lee , Jane Morton , Meaghan Smith , Trent Roberts , Jo Martino , Sam Carroll , Ian Meadows , Josh Mapleston , Sam Meikle , 2012 series - publisher film/TV
Acting Like a Baby Sally Bennett , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 19 February 2014; (p. 23)

— Review of House Husbands Ellie Beaumont , Michael Miller , Drew Proffitt , Christine Bartlett , Matt Ford , Leon Ford , Fin Edquist , Kirsty Fisher , Keith Thompson , Tim Pye , Kelly Lefever , Timothy Lee , Jane Morton , Meaghan Smith , Trent Roberts , Jo Martino , Sam Carroll , Ian Meadows , Josh Mapleston , Sam Meikle , 2012 series - publisher film/TV ; Love Child Matt Ford , Cathy Strickland , Liz Doran , Tim Pye , Kym Goldsworthy , Sarah Lambert , Giula Sandler , Christine McCourt , Jane Allen , Tamara Asmar , Fiona Samuel , Fin Edquist , Vanessa Alexander , Josephine Dee Barrett , Chris Hawkshaw , Lara Radulovich , Wendy Hanna , Samantha Winston , Sarah Smith , 2014 series - publisher film/TV
Write to Life Liz Walsh , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Courier Mail , 27-28 April 2013; (p. 22-23)
Husbands Building on Reno Hype Dianne Butler , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 15 April 2013; (p. 40)
Man Versus Child Paul Kalina , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 27 August 2012; (p. 5)

— Review of House Husbands Ellie Beaumont , Michael Miller , Drew Proffitt , Christine Bartlett , Matt Ford , Leon Ford , Fin Edquist , Kirsty Fisher , Keith Thompson , Tim Pye , Kelly Lefever , Timothy Lee , Jane Morton , Meaghan Smith , Trent Roberts , Jo Martino , Sam Carroll , Ian Meadows , Josh Mapleston , Sam Meikle , 2012 series - publisher film/TV
Dads Drop and Roll with the Lunches Paul Kalina , 2012 single work review
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Home and Hosed Melinda Houston , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: Sunday Canberra Times , 2 September 2012; (p. 27)

— Review of House Husbands Ellie Beaumont , Michael Miller , Drew Proffitt , Christine Bartlett , Matt Ford , Leon Ford , Fin Edquist , Kirsty Fisher , Keith Thompson , Tim Pye , Kelly Lefever , Timothy Lee , Jane Morton , Meaghan Smith , Trent Roberts , Jo Martino , Sam Carroll , Ian Meadows , Josh Mapleston , Sam Meikle , 2012 series - publisher film/TV
Good Husbands Are Hard to Find Michael Idato , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 15-16 September 2012; (p. 26)

— Review of House Husbands Ellie Beaumont , Michael Miller , Drew Proffitt , Christine Bartlett , Matt Ford , Leon Ford , Fin Edquist , Kirsty Fisher , Keith Thompson , Tim Pye , Kelly Lefever , Timothy Lee , Jane Morton , Meaghan Smith , Trent Roberts , Jo Martino , Sam Carroll , Ian Meadows , Josh Mapleston , Sam Meikle , 2012 series - publisher film/TV
Man of the House Colin Vickery , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 31 October 2012; (p. 39)

— Review of House Husbands Ellie Beaumont , Michael Miller , Drew Proffitt , Christine Bartlett , Matt Ford , Leon Ford , Fin Edquist , Kirsty Fisher , Keith Thompson , Tim Pye , Kelly Lefever , Timothy Lee , Jane Morton , Meaghan Smith , Trent Roberts , Jo Martino , Sam Carroll , Ian Meadows , Josh Mapleston , Sam Meikle , 2012 series - publisher film/TV
Sweet Dreams are Made of This Dianne Butler , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 29 August 2012; (p. 3)
Man About the House Colin Vickery , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 29 August 2012; (p. 4-5)
Nine Has Another Hit in the House Suzanne Carbone , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 4 September 2012; (p. 18)
Ten Questions : Ellie Beaumont Nick Leys , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 17 September 2012; (p. 27)
Some Fathers Do 'ave 'em, Too Ben Pobjie , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Saturday Age , 29 September 2012; (p. 42)
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