Reg Grundy Organisation

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Reg Grundy Productions (later the Grundy Organisation, then Grundy Entertainment and known informally as Grundy's) was an Australian television production company founded in 1959 by businessman Reg Grundy.wikipedia
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Fremantle Australia

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In 2006 FremantleMedia merged Grundy Television and Crackerjack Productions to form FremantleMedia Australia.
Fremantle Australia (formerly FremantleMedia Australia) is the Australian arm of global British production and entertainment company Fremantle and was formed in 2006 by the merger of market leader Grundy Television and comedy specialists Crackerjack Productions, who had both previously been acquired by Fremantle.

Wheel of Fortune (Australian game show)

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After success in radio, Reg Grundy’s first TV production was Wheel of Fortune which launched on Nine Network in 1959.
Wheel of Fortune is an Australian television game show produced by Grundy Television (until 2006).

Fremantle (company)

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In 1995 Reg Grundy sold the company to Pearson Television, which has since become known as FremantleMedia and is part of the RTL Group (in turn 90% owned by Bertelsmann).
In the years before as well as after the merger, the company had acquired various British, Australian, and American production companies including Talkback, Thames Television (which later merged as Talkback Thames), Grundy Television, Crackerjack Productions (now merged to become FremantleMedia Australia), and Goodson-Todman Productions (later Mark Goodson Productions, now folded into Fremantle USA).

Bellamy (TV series)

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Bellamy (1981)
Bellamy was an Australian television series made by the Reg Grundy Organisation for the Ten Network in 1981.

Bert's Family Feud

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Bert's Family Feud* (2006-2007)
The series was produced by Grundy Television in conjunction with FremantleMedia.

Chopper Squad

Chopper Squad (1976-1979)
Chopper Squad is an Australian television series produced by the Reg Grundy Organisation for the 0-10 Network (as it was then known).

Reg Grundy

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Reg Grundy Productions (later the Grundy Organisation, then Grundy Entertainment and known informally as Grundy's) was an Australian television production company founded in 1959 by businessman Reg Grundy.
He founded his own production company Reg Grundy Organisation in 1960, and began producing game shows for the Australian and overseas market, before eventually branching out into drama in 1973.

Class of 74

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Class of '74 (1975)
Class of '74 (and subsequently Class of '75) is a secondary school-based, daily soap opera produced by the Reg Grundy Organisation and screened on the Seven Network in Australia in black-and-white starting March 1974.

Embassy (TV series)

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Embassy* (1990-1992)
Embassy was created by Grundy Television director Ian Bradley, producer of Prisoner, who first proposed the idea for a diplomatic series during the Iran hostage crisis in 1979.

Crackerjack Productions

In 2006 FremantleMedia merged Grundy Television and Crackerjack Productions to form FremantleMedia Australia.
It was partially acquired by the Fremantle Group in 2003 and in 2006 since merged with Grundy Television to form Fremantle Australia.

Nerds FC

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Nerds FC (2006-2007)
Nerds FC is produced by SBS independent and Grundy Television (which has now merged with Crackerjack to become FremantleMedia Australia).

Perfect Match (Australian game show)

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Perfect Match Australia* (1984-1989, 2002)
Perfect Match was produced by the Reg Grundy Organisation.

Great Temptation

Great Temptation (1970-1975)
Great Temptation was an Australian game show, produced by Reg Grundy Productions Pty. Ltd., that aired on the Seven Network from 1970 until 1975.

Glenview High

Glenview High (1977-1979)
Glenview High is an Australian television drama series produced by the Reg Grundy Organisation for the Seven Network between 1977 and 1978.

Prisoner (TV series)

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Prisoner* (1979-1986)
The series, produced by the Reg Grundy Organisation, was filmed both in studio and on location.

Blankety Blanks (Australian game show)

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Blankety Blanks* (1977-1978, 1985-1986, 1996-1997)
The series was a Reg Grundy production based on the long-running American game show Match Game, which had been created by Mark Goodson and Bill Todman.

The Restless Years

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The Restless Years (1977-1981)
It was produced by the Reg Grundy Organisation for Network Ten.

Soap opera

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The company first produced game shows, then branched into soap operas in 1973.
Also in 1974, the Reg Grundy Organisation created its first soap opera, and significantly Australia's first teen soap opera, Class of '74.

New Zealand Idol

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New Zealand Idol* (2004-2006)
NZ Idol was produced by South Pacific Pictures in association with Grundy Television and developed by Fremantle Media.

Keynotes (Australian TV series)

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Keynotes* (1992-1993)
The series was repeated in 2000-2008, showing on the Nine Network in celebration of 40 years of Grundy Television.

The Price Is Right (Australian game show)

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The Price Is Right* (1981-1986, 1989, 1993-1998, 2003-2005, 2012 )
At this time, Reg Grundy Organisation was copying many shows from Goodson-Todman Productions in the U.S.; they had a flair for making detailed copies of sets, and The Price Is Right was no exception.

Richmond Hill (TV series)

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Richmond Hill* (1988)
Richmond Hill is an Australian television soap opera made in 1988 by the Reg Grundy Organisation for the Ten Network.

Possession (TV series)

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'Possession' (1985)
Possession is an Australian television soap opera made by the Reg Grundy Organisation for the Nine Network in 1985.

Sale of the Century

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Sale of the Century (New Zealand)* (1989-1993, 1995)
After its original run (1969–74) in the US and during its successful run (1971–83) in the UK, the format was purchased by Australian TV mogul Reg Grundy, whose Grundy Television had produced a similarly formatted program called Temptation (as well as a primetime version called The Great Temptation) between 1971 and 1976.

Shortland Street

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Shortland Street* (1992–present)
Greg McGee at South Pacific Pictures wanted to do a series about the new private clinics emerging under New Zealand's Labour government, and suggested the idea to scriptwriter Dean Parker, who declined due to a dislike of private medicine, so TV2 and South Pacific Pictures purchased a formula from Grundy Television, who get a royalty cheque for every broadcast.