Hoodlum is an Emmy® and BAFTA Award-winning production company founded in 1999 by Tracey Robertson and Nathan Mayfield.

The company operates their offices in Brisbane, Australia, and in Los Angeles, developing feature film and television drama projects for the international marketplace.

Hoodlum is currently in production on FIVE BEDROOMS, an 8x1 hour series for Ten, with Sky Vision International distributing.

Also in production is the second season of HARROW, a 10-part series with ABC Australia and ABC Studios International starring Ioan Gruffudd. Season one is currently screening on Hulu in the US and on Alibi Channel in the UK.


In 2018, Hoodlum also produced the 8x1 hour TIDELANDS, the first original drama series for Netflix in Australia. TIDELANDS launched globally in December 2018.

In 2014, Hoodlum produced the 6-part thriller starring Martin Henderson, SECRETS & LIES, as the flagship TV drama for Network Ten Australia. SECRETS & LIES was then remade in the USA for ABC starring Juliette Lewis and Ryan Phillippe. Season 2 of SECRETS & LIES aired on ABC in 2016. Hoodlum then set up their LA office going on to produce a remake of THE STRANGE CALLS with NBC and 20th Century Fox.

Previous Film and Television Productions include AUSTRALIA DAY, starring Bryan Brown, a feature film for Foxtel released in Australia theatrically through Icon Film Distribution; the 10-part drama series SLiDE for Foxtel's Fox 8 Channel in Australia, and THE STRANGE CALLS a 6-part narrative comedy series for Australia's ABC.


Hoodlum is recognized for its pioneering work creating multiplatform content for audiences around the globe. Most recently, their VR production, Inside Manus, won Best Interactive Production at the 2017 Screen Producers Australia Awards.


Previous productions created in partnership with global broadcasters and brands include VIKINGS; TEXAS RISING; OPERATION INTEL; DIVERGENT; the Primetime Emmy Award winning LOST: DHARMA WANTS YOU and FIND815; the two-time BAFTA Award winning SPOOKS; DANCE ACADEMY; SALT; CONSPIRACY 365; PRIMEVAL EVOLVED and EMMERDALE.