MolksTVTalk – the Podcast (S01E17)
Dec01

MolksTVTalk – the Podcast (S01E17)

2011 – the year that television kept on giving. And taking. But mostly giving. But when it took, it took HARD. For this very special review episode we were joined by Scott Ellis – media writer for Fairfax newspapers including the Sydney Morning Herald. We cast a critical eye across the programming that mattered, shattered and battered. Where did Channel 7 go wrong? Why did Channel 10 do that to themselves (and will it pay...

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It wasn’t quite a Knockout
Nov28

It wasn’t quite a Knockout

I held high hopes for the reboot of It’s A Knockout. It was never going to be able to match the fond memories of the original 80’s version featuring Billy J Smith, Fiona Macdonald, and later, Ricky May. After the first ten minutes I was thinking this updated version was a massive mistake. HG Nelson usually has such a good nose for television – it didn’t feel like it. His all-in, balls-and-all style missed the...

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It’s A Knockout teaser (#Knockout)
Nov14

It’s A Knockout teaser (#Knockout)

The show that keeps on giving just gave a little more. With It’s A Knockout returning to our screens over summer, the only question you need to be asking is “when do I need to be sitting on the couch watching this masterpiece unfold?”. Hosted by HG Nelson, Brad McEwan & Charli Robinson filming has just wrapped in Malaysia so we can now all see the glory of the coming non-ratings giant. Not convinced? Check out...

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Sneak Peek: It’s a Knockout set
Nov10

Sneak Peek: It’s a Knockout set

Since the announcement of the return of It’s A Knockout to our screens on Channel 10 this summer, many people have held high expectations. Will it be as good as the memories we have of the original? Can HG Nelson, Brad McEwan and Charli Robinson live up to the lofty standards set for them by Billy J Smith and Fiona MacDonald? We certainly hope so. The difficulty in keeping secrets is that the even the crew have the ability to...

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It’s A Knockout confirmed for Channel 10
Oct17

It’s A Knockout confirmed for Channel 10

It’s coming… just like I told you last week. It’s A Knockout will return to Australian TV screens over summer on Ch10, hosted by HG Nelson with added Charli Robinson & Brad McEwan. I think you can see from the picture supplied what role Charli will take on in the event… yes, the referee. “He’s fallen over!” takes on a brand new life. From the press release: Network Ten and Spring, with...

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