Tag Archive: Line-Up

May 03 2013

ABC looks back in Retrospect

First it was for Tractor Monkeys, and now the ABC is again delving into almost 60 years worth of archival material for its new online series Retrospect. Presented by Donna Field, Retrospect offers a glimpse at Australia’s past as captured by ABC cameras. Included in the first episode are a range of ABC ‘firsts’ — …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://televisionau.com/2013/05/abc-looks-back-in-retrospect.html

Dec 19 2009

1979: December 15-21

Cover: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy (Star Trek) Countdown to the ‘80s Countdown’s Ian ‘Molly’ Meldrum and producer Ted Emery have travelled the world to compile a 90-minute special edition of the show to signal the end of the 1970s.  The pair interviewed more than 100 pop stars across Australia, the US, UK and Europe for …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://televisionau.com/2009/12/1979-december-15-21.html

Nov 21 2009

1979: November 24-30

Sisters: For better and worse! Although Rebecca Gilling and Diana McLean (pictured, with co-star Peter Lochran) are only sisters on-screen, as Nurse Liz Kennedy and Sister Vivienne Jeffries in The Young Doctors, their friendship off-screen has similar characteristics.  “On camera, I have a similar relationship with Diana as with my own sister Tracy, in that …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://televisionau.com/2009/11/1979-november-24-30.html