The series was produced by TEN-10 Sydney between 22 July 1966 until 8 August 1970. The show initially aired at 10:45pm on Firday nights. From 15 August 1967, the show moved to Saturday nights;. The show did not air on 24 March 1967, as it was replaced with the opera "Lucia Di Lammermoor". In 1969 Bannerman release an LP "Deadly Earnest And The Grave Situation - Rave In Peace". Other regional TV stations would later produced their own "Aweful Movies with Deadly Earnest".
Paul Gerard Kennedy
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Ian Bannerman as "Deadly Earnest" appeared on other Australian television shows - "Say in With Music" on 2 December 1967, "Personality Squares" from 27 to 31January 1969; and "Talk of the Town" - dates unknown. See more