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