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Joe the Gadget Man

Joe the Gadget Man (real name, Joe Sandow) used to appear on Australian TV every Saturday morning after 11 am for Nock and Kirby: "and ladies, not only does it dice, it makes lovely shoestring...

Jim’s Inn 

1 9 5 7 - 1 9 6 3 (UK) 300+ x 15 minute episodes One of the most famous of the Admag programmes of the late 50s and early 60s, Jim's Inn was a series of...

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With the birth of ITV in 1955, came commercials - or ''natural breaks'' as they were originally known. The very first TV commercial in Britain was broadcast on 22 September 1955 at 8:12 PM and was...

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Smart Guy

1 9 9 7 - 1 9 9 9 (USA) 51 x 30 minute episodes TJ Henderson (Tahj Mowry) is the diminutive 'Smart Guy' of the title. He is 10 years old, has an IQ of 180, has...

You Bet Your Life

1 9 5 0 - 1 9 6 1 (USA) 209 x 30 minute episodes They called it a game show, but nobody really watched You Bet Your Life to see people win fabulous prizes. There were...

Whack-O!

1 9 5 6 - 1 9 6 0 (UK) 1 9 7 1 - 1 9 7 2 (UK) 60 x 30 minute episodes 3 x short specials Fondly remembered and long-running comedy series starring Jimmy Edwards and written by...

Sixth Sense, The

1 9 7 2 (USA) 25 x 60 minute episodes "You enter a strange room for the first time, yet you know you've been there before. You dream about an event that happens some days later. Someone begins...

That Was The Week That Was

1 9 6 4 - 1 9 6 5 (USA) 21 x 30 minute episodes This Americanised version of the hit British TV show from NBC retained David Frost from the British cast and brought satire to US...