He’s not the only famous export playing a starring role.

In today’s edition of ‘Former Home And Away stars killing it in Hollywood’ is Luke Mitchell revealing the first tantalising trailer for his new show: The Republic of Sarah.

If you follow the former Summer Bay star on social media, you’ve probably seen plenty of behind-the-scenes photos teasing the new series.
The plot revolves around a small town that is on the verge of being destroyed by a greedy mining company.

As a result, history teacher Sarah Cooper (Stella Baker, Simon Baker’s daughter) devises an outlandish plan that involves the town exploiting a loophole to establish itself as its own country.

Luke has appeared in a number of big US shows. (Getty)

She explains that the land on which Greylock sits was never properly claimed by the United States, citing various historical maps,” according to the official show synopsis.

“If Sarah and her friends can persuade the town to vote for independence, Greylock will gain international sovereignty and will be able to permanently protect its land.”

So where does Luke come in?
The 36-year-old plays Sarah’s estranged brother, Danny, who “after enduring a difficult childhood at the hands of his mother,” finds himself back home and “eager to exact his revenge on a community he feels abandoned him.”
Taking to Instagram, Luke shared the trailer along with the caption: “Very excited to share with you the first trailer for our new show #TheRepublicOfSarah! 🙌.”
The CW-produced series is set to premiere in the United States on Monday, June 14th, but details on where and when we can watch it in Australia have yet to be confirmed.
Rebecca Breeds, Luke’s wife and a fellow Home And Away star, has also been making waves overseas with her new series Clarice, which premiered recently on Stan.
Luke and Bec are making it big overseas.
The couple has been filming their respective series in separate cities.
Speaking recently to TV WEEK Rebecca revealed what it was like having to live apart.
“Even when we’re apart, we remind each other, ‘You’re meant to be doing this and I’m meant to be doing this by your side,'” She said. “It’s an incredible adventure and by sharing it we enrich each other’s lives.”


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