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by Pete Hill (not Smith)
Wed Nov 27, 2013 10:36 pm
Forum: Tony Martin talk
Topic: Interview with TM on Squirrel Comedy.com- Oct 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 1537

Interview with TM on Squirrel Comedy.com- Oct 2013

Here's a link to an interview with Tony Martin published online at squirrelcomedy.com on October 29th. http://www.squirrelcomedy.com/?p=5180 Martin talks about his career in live comedy, working on M&M and Get This, trying to preserve the video recordings of live Melbourne comedy from the 1980s and ...
by Pete Hill (not Smith)
Wed Oct 09, 2013 6:59 pm
Forum: Tony Martin talk
Topic: Tony on This Week Live - tonight 9/10
Replies: 3
Views: 4031

Re: Tony on This Week Live - tonight 9/10

Cheers! Thanks for the heads-up! Pete
by Pete Hill (not Smith)
Mon Oct 07, 2013 9:32 am
Forum: Tony Martin talk
Topic: TM on RRR Banana Lounge- Tuesday Sept 24.
Replies: 1
Views: 1827

TM on RRR Banana Lounge- Tuesday Sept 24.

Tony Martin was a guest on RRR's Banana Lounge with Dave Graney & Elizabeth McCarthy on Tuesday Sept 24. He was only on for 20-odd minutes but its worth a listen- talking mostly about working on Upper Middle Bogan and also briefly about live stand-up, meeting Stewart Lee and offending Izzy Di on Mar...
by Pete Hill (not Smith)
Sun Sep 15, 2013 11:47 am
Forum: Tony Martin talk
Topic: TM guest co-host on Film Buffs Forecast on RRR-Sept 14 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 3141

Re: TM guest co-host on Film Buffs Forecast on RRR-Sept 14 2

Martin talks about his work as a co-director and co-writer on Upper Middle Bogan, Tony's attempt to make a TV film, 70s Aussie cinema, the saga of Boulevard Films, Tony's early career in NZ, meeting Steve Coogan, the latter career of Frank Sinatra and Charles Laughton directing The Night of the Hunt...
by Pete Hill (not Smith)
Sun Sep 15, 2013 11:29 am
Forum: Tony Martin talk
Topic: TM guest co-host on Film Buffs Forecast on RRR-Sept 14 2013
Replies: 6
Views: 3141

TM guest co-host on Film Buffs Forecast on RRR-Sept 14 2013

TM announced on twitter that he was guest co-host on RRR's Film Buffs Forecast with Paul Harris Midday til 2pm on Saturday September 14. Link here:- http://ondemand.rrr.org.au/player/128/201309141200

Pete.
by Pete Hill (not Smith)
Fri Nov 23, 2012 3:34 pm
Forum: Tony Martin talk
Topic: Tony Ed and Lachy apperaing in a film
Replies: 79
Views: 21520

It wasn't very good. All the female actors looked like they got their roles via a casting couch and the last ten minutes were appalling. One of the worst final acts I've seen in a movie, it literally looked like they couldn't think of an ending so just made something up n the day of filming. Also k...
by Pete Hill (not Smith)
Fri Nov 23, 2012 2:37 pm
Forum: Tony Martin talk
Topic: Tony Ed and Lachy apperaing in a film
Replies: 79
Views: 21520

Isn't Ed already working on something called something like Border Protection Patrol? Could just be a straight sequel to Scumbus. Yes you are right about the first part. But its not a direct sequel to Scumbus although it does feature some of the previous cast again (Tony Martin, Lachy Hulme etc). h...
by Pete Hill (not Smith)
Wed Nov 07, 2012 9:06 am
Forum: Tony Martin talk
Topic: Upper Middle Bogans
Replies: 0
Views: 1305

Upper Middle Bogans

Tony Martin is co-directing episodes of the new upcoming comedy series from Wayne Hope & Robyn Butler's Gristmill Productions ( Librarians, Very Small Business ). The new series, to air on ABC-TV in 2013, is called Upper Middle Bogans . http://http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/tv-and-radio/new-sit...
by Pete Hill (not Smith)
Tue Jun 05, 2012 1:31 pm
Forum: Tony Martin talk
Topic: MARTIN/MOLLOY vs GET THIS
Replies: 30
Views: 6925

I found this difficult but in the end my gut told me to go with Get This. I love Martin/Molloy and it had a lot of classic moments. But speaking personally, I thought Tony Martin seemed more at ease on GT, he seemed to fit in better and was able to be himself and let his own humour show through. The...
by Pete Hill (not Smith)
Mon May 28, 2012 10:30 am
Forum: Tony Martin talk
Topic: Why I love Op Shops...
Replies: 8
Views: 2268

I too got all 3 M/M albums from ebay and am still looking for that elusive illegal download but its not likely to come up. but on the topic of op shops ive had some great finds which i think i may have posted about before. one of the best was when I managed to get vol. 1 and vol. 3 of the best bits...