April 24 will mark 50 years since Young Talent Time first launched on Australian TV with names such as Jamie Redfern, Debbie Byrne, Phillip Gould, Jane Scali, Rod Kirkham and Vikki Broughton.
It would run on 10 until 1988 with famed faces including Tina Arena, Karen Knowles, Dannii Minogue, John Bowles, Sally Boyden, Joey Perrone, Beven Addinsall, Mark Stevens, Vince Del Tito, Steven Zammit, Greg Mills and Katie Van Ree (later revived with host Rob Mills).
To mark the 50th Anniversary a special show will be staged at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival in June with Karen Knowles, Jane Scali, Phillip Gould, Derek Redfern and Johnny Young as host.
TV Tonight understands a TV special was explored by two networks but is not proceeding however a subscription special is to be filmed later this month.
More details will be announced by the YTT team shortly.
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