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Ian 'Molly' Meldrum ...
 Himself - Presenter / ... (4 episodes, 1980-1985)
Debra Byrne ...
 Herself (4 episodes, 1974)
Daryl Braithwaite ...
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Skyhooks ...
 Themselves (3 episodes, 1974)
Stevie Wright ...
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Kim Wilde ...
 Herself (3 episodes, 1981-1986)
AC/DC ...
 Themselves (2 episodes, 1974)
Daddy Cool ...
 Themselves (2 episodes, 1974)
Denise Drysdale ...
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John Farnham ...
 Himself / ... (2 episodes, 1974)
Linda George ...
 Herself (2 episodes, 1974)
Hush ...
 Themselves (2 episodes, 1974)
Suzi Quatro ...
 Herself (2 episodes, 1974)
William Shakespeare ...
 Himself (2 episodes, 1974)
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 Himself (2 episodes, 1980-1987)
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 Himself (2 episodes, 1981-1985)
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Bright new pop program. (1974)

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'Countdown' was the first television programme to break ABBA into Australia. Ian 'Molly' Meldrum insisted the video clip to "Mama Mia" be played even though it was at that stage not released as a single in the country and ABBA was still a relatively unknown group. See more »

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Featured in ABBA: Bang a Boomerang (2013) See more »

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