The story of how, from the early 1970s, Australia's eccentric Ian 'Molly' Meldrum became a loved and respected rock music guru as host of the TV show Countdown.
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Series cast summary:
Samuel Johnson Samuel Johnson ...  Ian 'Molly' Meldrum 2 episodes, 2016
T.J. Power ...  Robbie Weekes 2 episodes, 2016
Tom O'Sullivan ...  Michael Shrimpton 2 episodes, 2016
Ben Gerrard Ben Gerrard ...  Caroline 2 episodes, 2016
Benedict Hardie ...  Alan Wade 2 episodes, 2016
Byron Bulluss Byron Bulluss ...  Young Ian 2 episodes, 2016
Helen Morse ...  Grandmother 2 episodes, 2016
Rebecca Breeds ...  Camille 2 episodes, 2016
Kate Atkinson ...  Mother 2 episodes, 2016
Michael Beveridge Michael Beveridge ...  Raggsy 2 episodes, 2016
Aaron Glenane ...  Michael Gudinski 2 episodes, 2016
Ben Geurens ...  Shirley Strachan 2 episodes, 2016
Krew Boylan ...  Lynne Randell 2 episodes, 2016
Richard Kelly Richard Kelly ...  ABC Executive 2 episodes, 2016
Ellen Simpson Ellen Simpson ...  Renee Geyer 2 episodes, 2016
Connor Crawford Connor Crawford ...  John Paul Young 2 episodes, 2016
Rowan Hills ...  Hoffa 2 episodes, 2016
Damien Aylward Damien Aylward ...  Father 2 episodes, 2016
Wil Greenway Wil Greenway ...  Ted Emery 2 episodes, 2016
Aidan Gorozidis Aidan Gorozidis ...  Brother 2 episodes, 2016
Kobe Gorozidis Kobe Gorozidis ...  Brother 2 episodes, 2016
James Sweeny ...  Grant Rule 2 episodes, 2016
Tegan Higginbotham ...  Petra 2 episodes, 2016
Ed Kavalee ...  Gavin Wood 2 episodes, 2016
Felix Star Higson-McBrearty Felix Star Higson-McBrearty ...  Freddo 2 episodes, 2016
Ziggy Ziggy ...  Himself / ... 2 episodes, 2016
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Molly is a two part mini series about music guru Ian Alexander "Molly" Meldrum AM (born 29 January 1943)who is a popular Australian music critic, journalist, record producer and musical entrepreneur. chronicling the celebrities, lavish parties, international trips and behind-the-scenes required to bring popular Australian TV show 'Countdown' to air. Written by citygirlinoz

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English

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7 February 2016 (Australia) See more »

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9 March 2019 | by jmanners-44656See all my reviews

Loved the show. However, was quite annoyed at the representation of the town. Quambatook was and is a thriving town and especially around the time Molly was there. Very upsetting and poor interpretation


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