Past and present reporters from 60 Minutes including Jana Wendt, George Negus, Ian Leslie, Liz Hayes, Ray Martin and pioneering producer Gerald Stone gathered for a 40th anniversary dinner in Sydney last night.
CEO Hugh Marks congratulated the teams and highlighted the enduring legacy of the program. Executive Producer Kirsty Thomson spoke about the power and importance of telling great stories
60 Minutes will turn 40 on 11th February 2019. The very first episode investigated illegal transport of cigarettes across state borders, the American television system, and story about therapies.
A special 40th anniversary edition will screen on Sunday December 2.
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