John Blackman: Television Legend and the Voice That Defined a Generation

The Court of Public Opinion with Jeremy Cordeaux AM

07-06-2024 • 8 mins

  • Reflections on the era of television shows like "Hey Hey It's Saturday" and the evolving landscape of broadcast entertainment.
  • John Blackman's career highlights, including his iconic role as the voice of Dicky Knee.
  • The role of spontaneity and innovation in Blackman's comedic approach and its influence on the show's success.
  • Reminiscences of the television industry's culture, particularly the casual atmosphere that included practices like smoking in studios.
  • Blackman's health challenges, including his battle with cancer, and his resilience through personal hardships.

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