OZ/NZ TV Funnies

TV shows from Australia and New Zealand that are worth a look.
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Laid (2011 TV Series)
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Startled to realize that her former lovers are dying in unusual ways, a market researcher tries to unravel the cause and save her remaining exes.
 
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The Gruen Transfer (2008 TV Series)
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The Gruen Transfer (TGT) is a show about advertising, how it works, and how it works on us. Hosted by the inimitable Wil Anderson...
 
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Danger 5 (2011 TV Series)
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It's Christmas in the 1980s, Adolf Hitler is alive and has two Yuletide wishes: Danger 5 dead and the world under his Christmas tree. (24 mins.)
 
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The Hamster Wheel (2011 TV Series)
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Seven Periods with Mr Gormsby (2005 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
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Shaun Micallef's Mad as Hell (2012 TV Series)
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A satirical news and current affairs program, presented by comedian Shaun Micallef.
 
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Outland (2012 TV Series)
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Outland focuses on a gay science fiction fan club, and the dramas that surround the lives of its members, as they struggle and battle to assimilate with the troubling and very real world around them.
 
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The Strange Calls (2012 TV Series)
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Hot Fuzz meets Haven, Aussie-style: A lighthearted, supernatural cop show set in a fictional Australian seaside community called Coolum...
 
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CNNNN: Chaser Non-Stop News Network (2002 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
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Breaking News (1994 TV Series)
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Based on the making of a fictitious Australian CURRENT AFFAIRS show, Frontline blends invented events with REAL LIFE events... (30 mins.)
 
11.
Good News Week (1996 TV Series)
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Director: Julia Kennedy
 
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Spicks and Specks (2005 TV Series)
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Summer Heights High (2007 TV Series)
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The life of a public school epitomized by disobedient student Jonah Takalua, self-absorbed private school exchange student Ja'mie King, and megalomaniac drama teacher Mr. G. (30 mins.)
 
14.
The Chaser's War on Everything (2006 TV Series)
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(26 mins.)
 
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The Micallef Program (1998 TV Series)
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A skit-based comedy program, fronted by Australian comedian Shaun Micallef. (30 mins.)
 
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The Panel (1998 TV Series)
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(90 mins.)
 
17.
We Can Be Heroes (2005 TV Series)
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A group of Australians are nominated for the Australian of the Year Award. (30 mins.)
 
18.
:30 Seconds (2009 TV Series)
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(30 mins.)
 
19.
The D Generation Goes Commercial (1988 TV Series)
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(46 mins.)
 
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Lawrence Leung's Unbelievable (2011 TV Series)
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John Safran vs. God (2004 TV Series)
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In his most ludicrously ambitious project yet, world-famous media hooligan John Safran scours the world in search of God... AND FINDS HIM.... Or, at least, a lot of folk who believe they have. (25 mins.)
 
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Music Jamboree (2002 TV Series)
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John Safran explores the music industry with this hilarious and informative show. (25 mins.)
 
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Rake (2010 TV Series)
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Criminal lawyer Cleaver Greene defends the indefensible - from bigamists to cannibals and everything in between. He is champion of the lost cause, both in the court room and in the bedroom. (60 mins.)
 
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Problems (2012 TV Series)
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The hilariously mundane day to day life of Sam Simmons and the characters that surround him.....including the moths in his couch. (26 mins.)
 
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Talkin' 'Bout Your Generation (2009 TV Series)
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A game show where generation Baby Boomers, X and Y compete against each other to see who is the best...
 
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Wilfred (2007 TV Series)
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A depressed man is the only one who can see his neighbor's dog as a full grown man in a dog suit. (25 mins.)
 
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Outrageous Fortune (2005 TV Series)
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When career criminal Wolfgang West gets put away for four years, his wife Cheryl decides it's time for her family to go straight. But can the Wests change the habits of a lifetime? (60 mins.)
 
29.
Rude Awakenings (2007 TV Series)
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Dimity Rush, a woman in a hurry to reconnect with the Auckland city vibe and escape the lifestyle block in Kumeu, where she has been stranded with her husband, Stuart, and their two sons Julian and Ollie. (40 mins.)
 
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Super City (2011 TV Series)
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Sami hilariously transforms into acutely observed and very different characters all living in our country's super city... (23 mins.)
 
31.
Please Like Me (2013 TV Series)
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After breaking up with his girlfriend, Josh comes to the realization that he is homosexual. With the support of his now ex girlfriend Claire... (29 mins.)
 
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Offspring (2010 TV Series)
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The story of the impossible loves of 30-something obstetrician Nina Proudman and her fabulously messy family. (60 mins.)