Paul McDermott was on Today Extra this morning and joked that he’s now sporting a “Castaway look”.. Paul McDermott (Full name- Paul Anthony Michael McDermott) is an Australian comedian,writer, actor, director, singer, artist and television personality. Friday, 2 February 2018 4:14PM ... McDermott is barely recognisable as the affable clean-shaven host of now defunct panel show Good News Week, which wrapped its second run on Ten back in 2012. As a comedian, he is best known both for Good News Week and for his role as a member of the musical comedy group the Doug Anthony All Stars, which disbanded in 1994 but reformed in 2014; he has also performed individually and as a part of GUD. The former Good News Week host and … But before all of them, there was Good News Week, the first, & perhaps the only, satirical / current affairs / pop culture / panel / game / variety rabble Australian TV has ever had. It was a mixture of comedy and music, however music was the main focus, drawing on an extensive back catalogue from Good News Week, GUD, DAAS - and some rarities which hadn't been heard in some time.

Good News Week is an Australian Panel Show focused on analysing and mocking current events and those weird little stories. He is an actor and writer, known for The Girl Who Swallowed … Good News Week was an Australian satirical panel game show hosted by Paul McDermott that aired from 19 April 1996 to 27 May 2000, and 11 February 2008 to 28 April 2012. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at The show was revived for its second run when the 2007–2008 Writers Guild of America strike caused many of Network Ten's imported US programmes …

As a Master of Ceremonies Paul McDermott's quick wit, intellect and incredible abilities stand him well ahead of most in the industry. It's hosted by Paul McDermott, and had Mikey Robins and Julie McCrossin as regular team captains. Paul McDermott Biography. Vanessa Williams The West Australian. Below is the list of episodes for the Australian satirical news program Good News Week.The show aired originally from 1996-1998 on the ABC before switching to Network Ten (1999-2000, 2008-2012). Paul McDermott, Writer: The Girl Who Swallowed Bees. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1998 CD release of Unplugged - The Good News Week Tapes Volume 1 on Discogs.

With Paul McDermott, Mikey Robins, Claire Hooper, Tom Gleeson. 79 tracks (59:35).

It's a quizze about the week and stuff Paul McDermott was born on May 13, 1962.

Showcases a wide variety of songs performed live on Good News Week, featuring GNW's house band, 'The Gadflys', guest performances and of course Paul McDermott makes plenty of appearances, both solo and with guests, singing covers and originals.

Good News Week (TV Series 1996–2012) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.

The show's initial run aired on ABC until being bought by Network Ten in 1999.