The Beautiful Lie was written by Alice Bell who decided to turn Anna and Xander into sports stars to heighten the intensity of a wife leaving her husband.
It is directed by Glendyn Ivin (same surname) and Peter Salmon and produced by Endemol Australia’s John Edwards and Imogen Banks.
Corser is well known to Australian audiences from his starring role in Doctor Doctor, Snook and Samuel perhaps less so.
Snook hails from Adelaide where the red-haired actress was the youngest of three sisters.
She has worked extensively in film and television, with awards from the Australian Academy for Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) for Best Actress in a Film, Predestination (2014) and Best Lead Actress in a Television Drama, Sisters of War (2010).