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Title Randling : 5 Of 27 - Ep 15 of 27.

Published Australia : ABC [broadcaster], 2012 August 08 at 21:15:00.
[Place of production not identified] : [Production company not identified], 2012.


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Physical description 1 streaming video file (32 min. 38 sec.) ; 196388714 bytes
Summary *Coarse Language* This week, on an all-star Randling, The Fitzroy Fireballs take on Manchester and Haberdashery United in a knock down, drag out contest. In one of the most twisted Either Ors yet, Anthony Morgan, Dave O'Neil, Genevieve Morris and Toby Truslove prove it isn't always easy to spot the difference between a cat and a currency. Other elements to watch out for include: Genevieve's astonishing fluency in both Eritrean and a Scottish dialect called Billy Connollese, a Finnish word of maximum rudeness and Dave's uncanny ability to almost (but not quite) know the right answer. Randling, created for ABC1 by Andrew Denton and Jon Casimir, the gentlemen behind The Gruen Transfer, is a game show that hearkens back to the good old days when a point was a point and a team was something worth barracking for. Using sporting competition as inspiration and framework, Randling pits ten amazing teams against each other over 27 rounds of bone-crunching combat. All of it hurtling towards the 2012 Randling Grand Final and the presentation of a trophy which has cost the ABC so much cash that from next year, Four Corners will be Three Corners And A Gap. White-water rafting for the brain, Randling is a show where smart people can be funny and funny people can be smart, where actual knowledge may help you, but just as likely won't. It's a cheeky, surprising show that allows Mr Denton to live up to his hosting motto: "I'm Andrew and I'm not here to help". Mostly, Randling is a show where brilliant performers can come to play. And that's play for fun as well as play to win. It's a half hour filled with insight and insults, brilliance and bullshit. We guarantee every episode will leave you at least 1% smarter and 100% happier. PRODUCTION DETAILS: ABC Executive Producer is Sophia Zachariou, Executive Producer is Andrew Denton, Series Producer is Jon Casimir.
Audience Classification M ACMA.
Other author Denton, Andrew, host.
Subject Contests.
Television game shows.
Television quiz shows.