Best of Bert Newton & Graham Kennedy
THE BEST OF BERT NEWTON
Television legend Bert Newton continues to appeal to audiences with his winning combination of charm and humour, which have helped make him a household name. A versatile sidekick to the likes of show runners Graham Kennedy and Don Lane, Bert Newton established a name for himself in hit shows like New Faces winning five Gold Logie Awards in the process.
Hosted by colleague, friend and renowned TV presenter Don Lane celebrates a true star of Australian television. as well as his hosting work on The Logie Awards, The Best of Bert Newton, this jocular program takes a look at some of ‘Moonface’s’ best and most memorable work in front of the camera and delves deep into the archives of Bert Newton’s 27 years at Channel 9 - from unusual animal spots, outrageous sketches and live studio improvisation. Including rare footage from his early days on In Melbourne Tonight, the most memorable moments from The Don Lane Show as well as his hosting work on The Logie Awards, The Best of Bert Newton celebrates a true star of Australian television.
THE BEST OF GRAHAM KENNEDY
The King of Australian Television captivated audiences with his outlandish behaviour and quintessential Aussie charm. From his ground-breaking work on GTV-9’s In Melbourne Tonight to The Graham Kennedy Show and Coast To Coast his achievements have been many and justly celebrated, to the tune of 5 Gold Logie Awards.
Hosted by respected Channel 9 personality Ray Martin, this program continues the celebration and takes a look at some of ‘Gra Gra’s’ crowning achievements, from his live studio hi-jinks with dog Rover to his ever spontaneous jocularity in sketch comedy, paying tribute to one of Aussie Television’s all-time greats, including over 3 hours of entertainment taken from IMT, Blankety Blanks, Coast to Coast, The Graham Kennedy Show and a rare in-depth interview with the man himself on his life and career.