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In Melbourne Tonight 1957

After six months with only the news as a live studio programme, GTV 9, Melbourne, was in need of  something to show that it could make a good entertainment programme of its own.

On the 6th May, 1957, GTV launched a new studio-based programme.  It was called “In Melbourne Tonight”.  The programme was a sort of variety programme.   There was to be a new host.  His name was Graham Kennedy.  In his mid twenties, he had been a radio programme host and had been chosen to lead the new programme. Read more