|Creator:||Ryan Griffen (main writer)|
|Date(s):||June 2016 - 2017 (12 episodes)|
|Country of Origin:||Australia|
|External Links:||Official ABC Website, Wikipedia Entry Official Facebook Page|
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Cleverman is a supernatural-drama TV show based on Australian Aboriginal Dreamtime lore. The mythic figure of the Cleverman is somewhat reimagined in the show into a modern superhero-esque setting.
Sometime in the near future, humans discovered that there was another species living among us. Dubbed 'Hairypeople', they were promptly locked up in the Zone and isolated from a humanity that fears and hates them.
Meanwhile, Waruu West believes he is next in line to receive the title of Cleverman (a spiritual leader with a connection to the Dreaming), but when it goes to his half-brother Koen, things take a dark turn.
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