The Messenger

Ended / 7:00pm ABC (AU) 51 min.
Ed Kennedy is just another stupid human, until one day he isn't. That day, he stops an armed robbery and becomes an accidental hero. The next day, he starts getting messages� Four playing cards � the ace of diamonds, clubs, spades and hearts. Each with their own set of tasks. Who's sending them and what the hell is a hopeless, cab-driving, guy like Ed meant to do with them?

Season 1

8 Episodes

Ed is failing the most important card but comes to see the real message has been for him, something that unlocks his ability to succeed. (Final)
Jul 02 2023
When Ed puts his best mates on the Ace of Hearts, he's shocked to learn how little he really knows about those he loves most.
Jun 25 2023
Christmas gives Ed the chance to make peace with those closest to him, but a sudden loss leaves him questioning his sanity.
Jun 18 2023
The arrival of a third ace convinces Ed the cards are his true calling, something that alienates his friends and puts all his relationships at risk.
Jun 11 2023
Completing the second ace builds Ed's confidence, and unexpectedly leads him closer to his estranged family, only to spin him further away.
Jun 04 2023
Ed finally ticks off all the messages on the Ace of Diamonds but then another ace appears and Ed realises this is only the beginning.
May 28 2023
Ed must confront just how far he'll go to complete the card and comes to realise the messages may be coming from someone very close.
May 21 2023
Scruffy, cab-driver Ed is hardly the saviour-most-likely, until one day he receives an Ace of Diamonds playing card, the addresses of three strangers written on it. Who sent this card? And what is Ed meant to do with it?
May 14 2023