Comedy Gold (TV series)
Comedy Gold logo
|Created by||Darren Chau|
|Written by||Darren Chau|
|Presented by||Cameron Knight|
|Country of origin||Australia|
|Executive producer(s)||Darren Chau|
|Running time||60 minutes (including commercials)|
|Original network||The Comedy Channel|
|Original release||26 January 2008|
Comedy Gold is a comedy reality TV show, created and produced by Darren Chau. The format documented the nationwide search for Australia's next hit TV comedy show. The program was filmed at the 2007 SPAA conference on the Gold Coast and premiered on Foxtel’s the Comedy Channel on Australia Day 2008. The contestants submitted ideas for a thirteen-part half-hour comedy series to a panel of judges, and the show offered up $25,000 to the winning TV show towards its development.
Finalists included Steve Kearney of Los Trios Ringbarkus fame. Jason Gann was the runner up with his project Jason and the residents, however the eventual winners were Rob Hibbert and Sean Condon with their project I can't believe it's not better.
- Comedy Gold at the Internet Movie Database
- Official Site
- I can't believe it's not better press release
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