New Year’s Eve 2014 on @abctv
Dec04

New Year’s Eve 2014 on @abctv

Hooray! Julia Zemiro AND Toby Truslove hosting the ABC’s New Year’s Eve coverage, with a plethora of Australian comics AND a special Nowhere Boys ep AND a special Agony of New Year’s Eve ep AND fireworks AND more. As Frankie says, RELAX. From the press release: THE ONLY PLACE TO BE ON NEW YEAR’S EVE…  …is in front of the TV and tuned to ABC for a four-hour entertainment extravaganza filled with music and laughs....

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Bogan Date Night 2: EVEN. MORE. DATING. BOGAN.
Sep21

Bogan Date Night 2: EVEN. MORE. DATING. BOGAN.

Two of the best new comedies of 2014 (finally) return to the ABC for 2015 both with second seasons – Upper Middle Bogan and It’s A Date. UMB fagain returns from Wayne Hope & Robyn Butler and Peter Helliar has brought some fresh blood to his already incredible talent pool for the new series of IAD. It’s just going to be so much fun. From the press release: The hit family comedy Upper Middle Bogan returns for a...

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@Rove To Co-Host @theprojecttv Until Dec 2014
Jul14

@Rove To Co-Host @theprojecttv Until Dec 2014

Following the success of Rove co-hosting in June it was a fait accompli to have this decision be made for the show that his production company makes. It’ll should certainly lift the ratings of the program through the next 5 months and that’s not a bad thing. From the press release: Rove Joins The Project As Guest Co-Host. On The Desk With Carrie And Pete From Monday, August 18. Network Ten is thrilled to announce that Rove...

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Cast Announced for @pjhelliar’s It’s A Date S02
May14

Cast Announced for @pjhelliar’s It’s A Date S02

So many ways of perfect – the cast has been announced for season two of It’s A Date for ABC1, due to return later this year coupled again with S02 of Upper Middle Bogan. The series received critical praise in 2013 for delivering a comedy with heart, pathos and incredible timing. The casting was key then as now and the list of names already attached is stellar. Creator Peter Helliar surrounded himself with some of the best...

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.@CharliePick to leave @TheProjectTV
Mar12

.@CharliePick to leave @TheProjectTV

This is great news for Charlie Pickering. A chance to do what he wants with few restrictions (until his first child arrives!). Along with Carrie Bickmore and Dave Hughes he established The Project as a solid News alternative, even after it got shunted around through just about every timeslot available. While it continues to rate below its commercial rivals it bats well above its weight in content, style and substance. Congratulations...

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