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BiographyDrama7+ (TV-PG)1986 - 19841 Season
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A Fortunate Life (1986 - 1984)

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Biography Drama Rated: 7+ (TV-PG)1986 - 19841 Season

At eight years old, an impoverished Bert Facey was forced to start the backbreaking, dawn-to-dusk life of a farm labourer. Unschooled, his father dead, abandoned by his mother, by the age of twenty he had survived the rigours of pioneering the harsh Australian bush and the slaughter of the bloody WWI campaign at Gallipoli.A Fortunate Life featuring Dorothy Allison and Dale Randall has one or more episodes available for purchase on Prime Video. It's a biography and drama show with 4 episodes over 1 season. A Fortunate Life is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.9 (98 votes).

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A Fortunate Life Season 1 Overview

Dec 31, 1984 - Dec 31, 1984

Season 1 of A Fortunate Life has 4 episodes that are available for Rent or Purchase on Prime Video.

A Fortunate Life Season 1 Episodes
Season 01, Episode 04 Providence (1914-1916)
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Providence (1914-1916)
Dec 31, 1984

A champion prize fighter, Bert enlists when WWI breaks out, surviving the nightmare of Gallipoli.

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Season 01, Episode 03 Journey (1908-1914)
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Journey (1908-1914)
Dec 31, 1984

Reunited with his mother after 12 years, Bert soon moves north to seek work.

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Season 01, Episode 02 Bush Schooling (1905-1908)
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Bush Schooling (1905-1908)
Dec 31, 1984

Bert goes to work for the Phillips, a childless couple who treat him as one of the family.

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#8,688 Ranked TV Show

#64 Ranked in World War II TV

#103 Ranked in Based On True Story TV

#127 Ranked in Biography TV

A Fortunate Life has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.9 (98 votes). The show is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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At eight years old, an impoverished Bert Facey was forced to start the backbreaking, dawn-to-dusk life of a farm labourer. Unschooled, his father dead, abandoned by his mother, by the age of twenty he had survived the rigours of pioneering the harsh Australian bush and the slaughter of the bloody WWI campaign at Gallipoli.

Age rating: 7+ (TV-PG)
Number of seasons: 1 Season
Number of episodes: 4 Episodes

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Related Genres: BiographyDrama
Country of origin: Australia
Original Release Date: Mar 9, 1986
Show Status: Ended
Next episode release: N/A