Foxtel last night plunged into a cool summer with a party at The Ivy in Sydney for industry and media.
In attendance to celebrate “100 Days of Summer” were CEO Kim Williams, Director of Television Brian Walsh (in a thematic summery shirt), and personalities including Matt Passmore, Charlotte Dawson, Ruby Rose, Alex Perry, Tara Moss, the cast of Freshwater Blue, cast members from Cloudstreet, Top Model winner Amanda Ware, Channel V’s Billy Russell, Laura Dundovic, Anthony Mundine, Rodger Corser and more.
“You’ve only got to get a sense of Shark Week on Discovery to know that summer is upon us and with it comes a whole bunch of blockbuster programming,” he said.
Summer highlights include:
Dating in the Dark (FOX8).
Freshwater Blue (MTV).
The Jesters: Season Two in February (Movie Extra).
The Statesmen of Comedy (Comedy Channel).
Tough Nuts (Crime & Investigation).
Gossip Girl (FOX8).
Eastbound and Down (Showcase).
Live to Dance: January (FOX8).
American Idol: January (FOX8).
The Glades (W Channel).
Come Dine with Me Australia: Season Three (LifeStyle).
Selling Houses Australia: Season Four (Lifestyle).
Foxtel traditionally saves some of its premium fare for summer whe Free to Air TV takes a holiday.