The Graham Kennedy Show
April 16 1975
Here we have, unedited for the first time, the remarks which caused Graham Kennedy’s departure from Nine in April 1975. This is the version that DIDN’T make it to air.
Pre-recorded after his “crow call”, these remarks about Minister For The Media Douglas McClelland were edited out before the program was broadcast; with Kennedy reportedly resigning in anger as a result.
However, Kennedy makes several side remarks which indicate that perhaps he knew exactly what would happen – check out his commentary during the first commercial break, his suggestion that Daryl Somers take his place “should I be on my way”, his comments to Bert during the Wheel segment, and his ad-lib in the closing song – “For all we know, we may never meet again (I hope we do!)”…