The Gillies Report
|The Gillies Report|
|Directed by||Ted Robinson|
|Country of origin||Australia|
|No. of seasons||2|
|No. of episodes||20|
|Running time||30 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Australian Broadcasting Corporation|
|Original channel||ABC Television|
|Followed by||The Gillies Republic
Gillies and Company
|Related shows||The Dingo Principle|
The Gillies Report is an Australian satirical television series that was broadcast on the ABC between 1984 and 1985. The program was notorious for sending up politicians and media personalities of the day such as Prime Minister Bob Hawke and Opposition Leader Andrew Peacock.
The Gillies Report was followed by sequels The Gillies Republic (1986) and Gillies and Company (1992). Cook, Scott and Kelso would go on to make a similar program for the ABC called The Dingo Principle (1987).
At the 28th Annual TV Week Logie Awards held in 1986, The Gillies Report won the Logie for the "Best Light Entertainment Series".
- The Gillies Report (1984 - 1985), australianscreen, National Film and Sound Archive.
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