ABC confirms Think Tank not returning
Exclusive: 2018 Paul McDermott quiz is not returning.
EXCLUSIVE: In news that will surprise nobody, ABC has now confirmed it is not renewing 2018 quiz show, Think Tank.
The show produced by ITV Studio Australia was hosted by Paul McDermott and screened across the first half of 2018.
Despite the show building in numbers through 6pm repeats last year, ABC has since revamped the early evening timeslot.
An ABC spokesperson told TV Tonight, “Think Tank was a fun take on the long tradition of TV quiz shows and the ABC is proud of its creative achievements and connection with audiences. We thank everyone involved in the production, especially host Paul McDermott and production company ITV Studios Australia.
“Audiences can continue to enjoy episodes of Think Tank on ABC TV every weekday at 4pm.”
Meanwhile ABC is yet to confirm the future for a number of other 2018 / 2017 shows including Pine Gap, Janet King, Superwog, Back in Time for Dinner, Jack Irish, Everyone’s a Critic, Ronny Chieng: International Student and whether there are more Spicks & Specks specials.