Out there, playing in Australia right now is a weekend warrior the AFL recruiters have never seen – a man dreaming of an AFL career. Coming soon is the 10 week series to find out who will be 'The Recruit', the one lucky guy who will win be guaranteed place on an AFL Club's roster. This winter, FOX8 brings you into the locker room and onto the field as we search the country to find the next big thing. Former AFL player and Coach, Mick Malthouse, has signed up to be Head Coach and will be joined by former Hawthorn champion and FOX FOOTY commentator Ben Dixon as Assistant Coach, Port Adelaide's world class fitness guru Darren Burgess as High Performance Coach; and accomplished sports administrator Leigh Russell as Mind Coach. With every episode this series, these sporting heavyweights will put the Recruits through their paces, both physically and mentally, with additional guest stars who will appear throughout the series imparting knowledge and skills. The series will culminate in a live finale in which an AFL Draft will be held, where one player will be granted the opportunity to turn a dream into reality overnight with a guaranteed spot on an AFL clubs list.
In an era when the country's first line of defense, intelligence, is more important than ever, this story opens the CIA's infamous closed doors and gives an insider's view into the Agency: how trainees are recruited, how they are prepared for the spy game, and what they learn to survive. James Clayton might not have the attitude of a typical recruit, but he is one of the smartest graduating seniors in the country - and he's just the person that Walter Burke wants in the Agency. James regards the CIA's mission as an intriguing alternative to an ordinary life, but before he becomes an Ops Officer, James has to survive the Agency's secret training ground, where green recruits are molded into seasoned veterans. As Burke teaches him the ropes and the rules of the game, James quickly rises through the ranks and falls for Layla, one of his fellow recruits. But just when James starts to question his role and his cat-and-mouse relationship with his mentor, Burke taps him for a special ...
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The Recruit Airs: Wednesday
The Recruit Status: Break
THE RECRUIT - General Information
Series Premiere: July 16, 2014 Classification: Reality Genre: Action | Drama | Mystery | Romance | Thriller Network: FOX8 Airs: Wednesday at 08:30 pm Runtime: 60 Minutes
THE RECRUIT - Season 1 -- 10 Episodes
1x1 -- Jul 16, 2014 -- The Cut 1x2 -- Jul 23, 2014 -- Drop Zone 1x3 -- Jul 30, 2014 -- Leap Of Faith 1x4 -- Aug 06, 2014 -- Child's Play 1x5 -- Aug 13, 2014 -- Survival of the Fittest 1x6 -- Aug 20, 2014 -- Stranded at Sea 1x7 -- Aug 27, 2014 -- Follow the Leader 1x8 -- Sep 03, 2014 -- Recruits at War 1x9 -- Sep 10, 2014 -- Swimming with the Sharks 1x10 -- Sep 17, 2014 -- The Draft