Follow the bouncing Qi
Is the ABC leaning on Stephen Fry to lift its struggling Wednesday nights?
Next week ABC1 revamps its Wednesday night line up with new content after weeks of under-performing shows.
Myf Warhurst launches her Nice series in the 8pm timeslot, and it’s a daggy look at our past, including with Myf duetting on Islands in the Stream with the one and only Mr. Kenny Rogers.
Following Randling, we get the new comedy from Rickey Gervais, Life’s Too Short, an uncomfortable look at “showbiz dwarf” Warwick Davis.
But then at 9:30pm it’s Qi, despite the fact it is also playing at 9:30pm on Tuesdays. Stephen Fry fans, who have recently been watching the show on Friday nights, will need to have their wits about them to keep on top of the rescheduling.
Can’t help but feel that Stephen Fry is being brought in to salvage a night that has been off target lately.
It’s almost as bizarre as playing Agatha Christie on a Tuesday….