Category: Video

Vale Jimmy Hannan

We are sad to hear the passing of Australian TV personality Jimmy Hannan, who has passed away at the age of 84. A prominent face of Australian Variety TV in the 60s and 70s, Hannan also appeared in Season Two of The Late Show as a musical act that was held at the end of each …

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“What happens when a joke goes down like a lead balloon?”

We dig into a feature shown on ABC’s TVTV from 1993 as The Late Show dive into their second season.

When Farnham and The D-Gen pairing ‘seemed like a good idea at the time’

When the King of Pop converges with the Degenerates of Comedy

Airdate: Utopia Season 3

Everyone’s favourite public service boss is back.

Stop Laughing… Judith’s Serious

The next documentary episode covers women in Australian comedy.

Undiscovered Masterpieces of YouTube: Jane Kennedy on Saturday Morning Live

In 1988-1989, radio personalities Ian Rogerson and Jonathan Coleman hosted Saturday Morning Live – a programme on Channel 7 with games, quizzes, news and music. One of the segments was It’s Rockademic – a play on the quiz show It’s Academic – with questions based on popular music of the day. In this video, the D-Generation‘s Jane Kennedy (dressed up as her D-Gen Kylie …

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Trailer: Pacific Heat

Netflix has released a full trailer of Working Dog’s animated adventure. Pacific Heat. In this animated satire, a covert squad of operatives short on smarts but long on confidence tackles crime on the glitzy Gold Coast of Australia. The show will be shown in Australia on Foxtel’s Comedy Channel from November 27, then December 2 on Netflix …

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Johnny Swank Before Pacific Heat

Before Pacifc Heat , Johnny Swank was the man on a mission – spy mission.

Bargearse and The Olden Days Go Digital

We must’ve been dreamin’ of donuts as this one snuck by us earlier in the year… so we’re going to tell you now. You owned it on VHS – you owned it on DVD – you even owned it illegally from a YouTube rip. Now you can own it legally on digital download. For a …

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Graham and The Colonel and The Games

If you’re not following this site on Twitter yet (@TLSChampagne) we post a lot more there than on this site. Just like this little gem that Twitter user Meerkatlookout sent through. A comparison shot with Games commentator Scott McGrory sounding awfully like Graham & The Colonel’s Graham! Nailed it! Really enjoying Graham & the Colonel’s …

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