Bobby Dazzler

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Bobby Dazzler aka frazzler
Genre Comedy
Created by Terry Stapleton
Directed by Marie Trevor
Starring John Farnham
Olivia Hamnett
Maurie Fields
Country of origin Australia
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 14
Executive producer(s) Ian Crawford
Ian Jones
Producer(s) Marie Trevor
Running time 25 minutes
Original network Seven Network
Original release 20 November 1977 – 3 March 1978

Bobby Dazzler is an Australian television sitcom produced by Crawford Productions, starring pop singer John Farnham as the title character: up and coming pop music star Bobby Farrell. The other regular cast members were Maurie Fields as Bobby's father Fred, an old vaudeville performer; and Olivia Hamnett as Bobby's officious manager Della McDermott. It was aired on the Seven Network during the summer of 1977-78.[1]


The English word bobby-dazzler was originally a northern English dialect term for a person who is considered remarkable or excellent in some way.[2]

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  1. ^ "Bobby Dazzler episode guide". Memorable TV. Archived from the original on 2007-08-31. Retrieved 2007-10-28. 
  2. ^ "bobby-dazzler". Oxford English Dictionary. Retrieved 15 August 2010. 

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