Tag: Tony Martin

Yarras Up The Guts 1st Birthday

Yarraville Laughs at The Yarraville Club are having a 1st birthday celebration. In a great way to celebrate, Tony Martin and Glenn Robbins are strutting their stuff on stage in what will be a sell-out show, February 22nd. Yarraville Laughs 1st Birthday Bonanza! Glenn Robbins + Tony Martin w/ Dave O’Neil. Plus MC Matthew Hardy …

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Killing it on ABC Local Radio

Get out your transistor radios and tune in to your ABC Local radio from Monday December 16 for some ‘killer’ comedy. Fellow comedians Glenn Robbins and Dave O’Neil are teaming up for Now I’ll Have To Kill You on ABC Local radio. The duo will be sharing personal stories with various guests until Friday December 27: Shaun Micallef and …

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Tony Martin at Melbourne Fringe Festival

Hey, you know that Tony Martin guy who looks like the bloke from the ‘Where’s Wally?’ books? And you know how he’s written 3 books (2 physical, 1 virtual)? Well he’s bringing one of the chapters to the stage for the Melbourne Fringe Festival at The Butterfly Club in September / October. Tony Martin: The …

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Happy 21st Birthday Late Show – 20 Years Season 2!

Okay, we might be stretching it a bit, but who’s complaining?! Even though July 17 last year we celebrated 20 years since the first episode of The Late Show was broadcasted, Saturday June 5 1993 was the first day that the first episode of Season 2 went to air. By then, the show had developed a …

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Border Protection Squad: Trailer

From the scrivener’s ink of Ed Kavalee comes the sizzle that has been making traction and cut-through for years. First, we copped a dosage of delicious filler from Scumbus… now here’s Kavalee’s second film: The trailer has just been released, with appearances by Peter Helliar, Ryan Shelton, Dave Hughes, Ash Williams, Andy Lee, Ryan Fitzgerald, …

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Martin/Molloy Into The NFSA

Tony Martin hands over audio gold to last a lifetime.

The Scumbus Is Coming

Never since the major sizzle and reveal of Australian Pie / Meat Pie / Going Down Under has there been talk of Tony Martin‘s co-host of radio’s Get This Ed Kavalee on his own movie adventure – we FINALLY get to see it! A film project that Kavalee has been working on for the last few years – Scumbus …

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Kane & Disabled on ABC2

Another short dramedy is popping up on your very own ABC digital channel – ABC2. Brand new Australian comedy Kane & Disabled shows a behind-the-scenes look at the lead up to the 2012 Paralympics, sports commentator Ernie Kane (Lawrence Mooney) interviews Paralympian Athletes, but without the awkwardness and borderline insensitivity. His producer on the show, Noah …

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Happy 20th Anniversary, The Late Show!

20 years ago today, “Generation X”ers (and a few older “Generation Y”ers) were about to embark on a new form of Australian comedy. Channel 7 sketch comedy show Fast Forward was the talk of the town, into their 4th season, but was nearing the end of its life cycle. Where will Australia turn to for laugh-a-minute …

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Scarcely E-Relevant

Scarcely Relevant

Okay, so the header paints this in a negative way.. but it isn’t! It’s supposed to be a pun on the whole story. It just sounds wrong. The “E” in “E-Relevant” is referring to the e-reader / e-book, because Tony Martin has compiled his scribblings from his now defunct site The Scrivener’s Fancy and compiled them into …

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