Randling

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Randling
Genre Quiz show
Presented by Andrew Denton
Country of origin Australia
Original language(s) English
No. of series 1
No. of episodes 27
Production
Running time 27-35 minutes
Release
Original network ABC1
Picture format 576i (SDTV)
720p / 1080i (HDTV)
Audio format Dolby Digital 5.1
Original release 2 May – 31 October 2012
External links
Website

Randling was an Australian comedic word-based television quiz show hosted by Andrew Denton. It aired on ABC1 at 8:30 on Wednesday nights, with the show repeated on Fridays on ABC2 at 11pm.

The show was hosted by Andrew Denton who posed questions to two teams of two guest panellists.[1] The panellists included Merrick Watts, Julia Zemiro, Annabel Crabb, Jennifer Byrne, Rob Carlton, Angus Sampson, Robyn Butler, Genevieve Morris, Wendy Harmer, Dave O'Neil, Toby Schmitz, Benjamin Law, Heath Franklin, Felicity Ward, Toby Truslove, Anthony Morgan, David Marr, Jonathan Biggins, Chris Taylor and Michael Williams.

The guests competed in teams such as the Fitzroy Fireballs, The Southern Furies, Manchester & Habedashery United, Northern Thrusters, The Argopelters, West Coast Odd Sox, The Bette Davis Cup Squad, Roget's Ramjets, The Ducks of War and The Help RC.[2] The teams battled it out over 27 weeks to win the Randling trophy.[3]

The show concluded on 31 October 2012 with The Fitzroy Fireballs, consisting of Dave O'Neil and Anthony Morgan winning the Grand Final defeating The Ducks of War, consisting of Heath Franklin and Felicity Ward.[4]

The show did not return in 2013.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Randling - ABC TV". ABC. 31 October 2012. Retrieved 2 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "The Teams - Randling - ABC TV". ABC. Retrieved 2 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Randling panellists announced". TV Tonight. Retrieved 2 December 2012. 
  4. ^ "Ladder - Randling - ABC TV". ABC. Retrieved 2 December 2012. 
  5. ^ Knox, David (2 December 2012). "ABC 2013: full programming". TV Tonight. Retrieved 2 December 2012. 

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