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Iconic ’90s children’s TV show Round The Twist is coming to Netflix next month

Iconic ’90s children’s TV show Round The Twist is coming to Netflix next month – including all four seasons

It was the wildly popular TV show which followed the quirky Twist family, who experienced a series of strange and very bizarre events in their lighthouse. 

And mind-bending Round The Twist, which delighted a generation of kids in the early ’90s, is coming to Netflix on May 1.  

Aussies will be able to watch the show in its entirety, the first two seasons which ran between 1990 and 1993, and the latter two from 2000 to 2001. 

Iconic : Nineties children’s TV show Round The Twist is coming to Netflix next month, including all four seasons. Pictured: Richard Moir (centre) as Tony Twist, Ben Thomas as Pete Twist (far right), Jeffrey Walker as Bronson Twist (right), and Joelene Crnogorac as Linda Twist (left)

Round The Twist originally aired on Channel Seven in 1990 before the ABC took over the show in 1993. It also aired in Britain on the BBC, earning a cult following.

There was then a seven-year hiatus before the show returned in 2000.   

With his mop of curly hair, actor Richard Moir was instantly recognisable as the loveable single father Tony Twist in seasons one and two. 

Cult following: Round The Twist originally aired on Channel Seven in 1990 before the ABC took over the show in 1993. It also aired in Britain on the BBC, earning a cult following. There was then a seven-year hiatus before the show returned in 2000

Cult following: Round The Twist originally aired on Channel Seven in 1990 before the ABC took over the show in 1993. It also aired in Britain on the BBC, earning a cult following. There was then a seven-year hiatus before the show returned in 2000 

Claim to fame: With his mop of curly hair, actor Richard Moir was instantly recognisable as the loveable single father Tony Twist in seasons one and two

Claim to fame: With his mop of curly hair, actor Richard Moir was instantly recognisable as the loveable single father Tony Twist in seasons one and two 

Andrew Gilbert then took over the role in seasons three and four. 

Sam Vandenberg played haphazard teenager Peter Twist in the first season, before Ben Thomas took on the role in season two, and Rian McLean in three and four.

Bronson Twist was played by Rodney McLennan and Jeffrey Walker in seasons one and two respectively, followed by Mathew Waters in seasons three and four.

The second Linda: Joelene Crnogorac had several notable roles in Australian productions like The Man From Snowy River and Ocean Girl

The second Linda: Joelene Crnogorac had several notable roles in Australian productions like The Man From Snowy River and Ocean Girl

Worked consistently: Jeffrey Walker had arguably the most successful TV career of all the Twist children. Since 2003, Jeffrey has worked as a director on Neighbours, H20 Just Add Water and Dance Academy

Worked consistently: Jeffrey Walker had arguably the most successful TV career of all the Twist children. Since 2003, Jeffrey has worked as a director on Neighbours, H20 Just Add Water and Dance Academy

Tamsin West and Joelene Crnogorac took on the role of sassy Linda Twist in seasons one and two respectively, before Ebonnie Masini joined the latter two seasons.

Frankie J. Holden also played the role of scheming politician Harold Gribble in seasons one and two. 

All four seasons of Round The Twist will be available to stream on Netflix from Saturday May 1.  

Prolific: Playing scheming politician Harold Gribble, Frankie J. Holden's character spent the series trying get his hands on the Twist's lighthouse

Prolific: Playing scheming politician Harold Gribble, Frankie J. Holden’s character spent the series trying get his hands on the Twist’s lighthouse 

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