“Do you come from a land down under…”
The Aussie band Men at Work may have created one of the most memorable songs in the early ’80s, prompting millions of listeners to wonder what vegemite is, but it’s TV shows from Australia and New Zealand that have been capturing the attention of the American viewing public, particularly in the past five years.
At the end of 2017, there were more than 150 Aussie and Kiwi shows available in the US, and more are coming. And news about them deserves to be covered on a blog of their own.
So voilà! Here we are!
Founder, The Down Under TV Place
P.S. The British TV Place continues to provide coverage about programs from the UK, Canada, and Ireland, and fans of original-language, English-subtitled shows from Europe will still find information about these titles at The Euro TV Place.
(Photo: Marta Dusseldorp, Linda Jew, and Benjamin Winspear at the APT Fall Marketplace 2016, in Washington, DC, November 2, 2016 — © Linda Jew)