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Charlie Pickering: 'Talkin Bout Your Generation' could've been better'

30 March 2012 12:55 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Charlie Pickering has slammed Channel Ten bosses for changing the air time of Talkin' 'Bout Your Generation. The Australian television personality, who hosts the comedy panel show, said that he believes that ratings would not have suffered if it had been left in its original timeslot and it could have been as "successful" as Adam Hills' Spicks and Specks. Pickering told TV Tonight: "8pm [as an airtime] is pretty unconventional. I don't often criticise the decisions of my masters, because I don't think it's politics. And the fact is everyone is an expert programmer when they're not actually programming a network. "So I'll just say Spicks and Specks was an extremely successful, broadly appealing panel/game show that was allowed to enjoy the same timeslot for the entirety of its existence. (more) »

- By Rebecca Davies

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Any Questions for Ben? Just one: why have audiences stayed away?

16 February 2012 4:44 PM, PST | IF.com.au | See recent IF.com.au news »

On this week's episode of popular game show Talkin' 'Bout Your Generation, host Shaun Micallef asked actor Josh Lawson how his latest film Any Questions for Ben? was performing. "Tremendously well," said Lawson, who was dressed as Romeo as part of the episode's Shakespearean theme. "Yeah, no, it's doing very well." "I should explain," said Micallef quickly to the viewers at home. "We did pre-record this at a point before the film had opened. Can we do the alternative just in case?" "Of course," Lawson agreed. "Josh, how is the film doing?" "People hate it," said Lawson promptly. "And they seem to specifically hate me in it." The reality seems to lie somewhere in between »

- Amanda Diaz

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Any Questions for Ben? Just one: why have audiences stayed away?

16 February 2012 4:44 PM, PST | IF.com.au | See recent IF.com.au news »

On this week's episode of popular game show Talkin' 'Bout Your Generation, host Shaun Micallef asked actor Josh Lawson how his latest film Any Questions for Ben? was performing. "Tremendously well," said Lawson, who was dressed as Romeo as part of the episode's Shakespearean theme. "Yeah, no, it's doing very well." "I should explain," said Micallef quickly to the viewers at home. "We did pre-record this at a point before the film had opened. Can we do the alternative just in case?" "Of course," Lawson agreed. "Josh, how is the film doing?" "People hate it," said Lawson promptly. "And they seem to specifically hate me in it." The reality seems to lie somewhere in between »

- Amanda Diaz

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