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Bright new pop program. (1974)
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 (Series Cast Summary - 15 of 17)
Ian 'Molly' Meldrum ... Himself - Presenter / ... (4 episodes, 1975-1987)
Debra Byrne ... Herself (4 episodes, 1974)
Daryl Braithwaite ... Himself / ... (3 episodes, 1974)
Skyhooks ... Themselves (3 episodes, 1974)
Stevie Wright ... Himself (3 episodes, 1974)
Kim Wilde ... Herself (3 episodes, 1981-1986)

AC/DC ... Themselves (2 episodes, 1974)
Daddy Cool ... Themselves (2 episodes, 1974)
Denise Drysdale ... Herself (2 episodes, 1974)
John Farnham ... Himself / ... (2 episodes, 1974)
Linda George ... Herself (2 episodes, 1974)
Hush ... Themselves (2 episodes, 1974)
William Shakespeare ... Himself (2 episodes, 1974)

Randy Jones ... Himself (2 episodes, 1980-1987)

Phil Collins ... Himself (2 episodes, 1981-1985)

Series Directed by
Walter Boston (unknown episodes)
Ted Emery (unknown episodes)
Rob Weekes (unknown episodes)
Series Produced by
Walter Boston .... producer (unknown episodes)
Ted Emery .... producer (unknown episodes)
Lyn Sarau .... assistant producer (unknown episodes)
Michael Shrimpton .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
Rob Weekes .... producer (unknown episodes)
Series Original Music by
Brian May (unknown episodes)
Series Cinematography by
Eric Lomas (unknown episodes)
Series Film Editing by
Chris Bourke (unknown episodes)
Rui De Sousa (unknown episodes)
Series Production Design by
Paul Cleveland (unknown episodes)
Series Makeup Department
David Harris .... makeup artist (unknown episodes)
Paul Pattison .... makeup artist (unknown episodes)
Series Production Management
Bob Storey .... production manager (unknown episodes)
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Kris Noble .... second assistant director (unknown episodes)
Series Art Department
Annie Maver .... staging (1 episode, 1987)

Carl Wood .... staging (unknown episodes, 1975)
Adam Howard .... graphic designer (unknown episodes)
Ian Maclaren .... graphic designer (unknown episodes)
Terry Wells .... stand-by property master (unknown episodes)
Series Sound Department
Steve Witherow .... sound mixer (1 episode, 1987)

Ian Battersby .... sound (unknown episodes)
Neil Davey .... sound producer (unknown episodes)
Russell Naughton .... sound producer (unknown episodes)
Series Camera and Electrical Department
John Backman .... video tape operator (unknown episodes)
Eric Burt .... camera operator: studio camera (unknown episodes)
David Etherton .... camera operator (unknown episodes)
Bob Forster .... lighting director (unknown episodes)
Ian Margocsy .... camera operator: studio camera (unknown episodes)
Roger McAlpine .... camera operator: studio camera (unknown episodes)
Kris Noble .... camera operator: studio camera (unknown episodes)
Terry Pearce .... camera operator: studio camera (unknown episodes)
Series Editorial Department
Joe Murray .... vision mixer (unknown episodes, 1979-1986)
Peter Holland .... vision mixer (unknown episodes)
Series Music Department
Brian May .... theme music: written and performed (4 episodes, 1974)
Series Other crew
Ian 'Molly' Meldrum .... talent coordinator (8 episodes, 1974)

Paul Brown .... technical producer (unknown episodes)
Mary Charleston .... choreographer (unknown episodes)
Bill Jennings .... vision (unknown episodes)
Paul McKibbin .... effects (unknown episodes)
Clive Sell .... console (unknown episodes)
Tim Swallow .... floor manager (unknown episodes)
Tony Vurt .... floor manager (unknown episodes)

Additional Details

Also Known As:
Black and White (1974-February 1975) | Color (March 1975-)

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A number of episodes, particularly from the first four years of production (1974 - 1978), are missing. Please check your attic and cupboards.See more »
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