Janet Hawker is a female who works for Child Protection Services.[1]


Janet seems to take her profession seriously, and assures Jake Riles when questioning that he's in a safe space. She is kind, and patient.[1]


Talking to JakeEdit

While questioning a mysterious boy, Sergeant Gary Riles calls Janet Hawker in, which Jake sees as being "betrayed by his own dad."[2] She talks to Jake about his "perceived" transportation from the Real World to the Alternate World, and relays to Gary that it's likely a delusional disorder.[1]

Behind the scenesEdit

Janet is portrayed by Elise McCredie, who wrote Episodes 6, 19 and 23. She also wrote the novel of Nowhere Boys.



Nowhere Boys Characters
Main Characters Felix Ferne ~ Jake Riles ~ Andy Lau ~ Sam Conte
Supporting Characters Oscar Ferne (RA) ~ Ellen O'Donnell (RA) ~ Phoebe Hartley ~ Mia (RA) ~ Roland Murphy (RA) ~ Brian Bates (RA) ~ Gary Riles (RA) ~ Sarah (RA) ~ Bear ~ Saskia Bloom
Minor Characters Cathy Ferne (RA) ~ Ken Ferne (RA) ~ Dee Conte (RA) ~ Michael Lau (RA) ~ Nicole Lau (RA) ~ Telly (RA) ~ Lachlan ~ Trent Long (RA) ~ Dylan (RA) ~ Vince Conte (RA)
Antagonists Alice Hartley (RA) ~ Restoring Demon ~ Phoebe Hartley ~ Water Demon
Other Characters The 5th Boy ~ The Darkness ~ Hartley Parents