The Chaser team return with their satirical take on the 2010 Australian federal election.
Type: Talk Show
Runtime: 30 minutes
Yes We Canberra! - The Chaser election specials - Netflix
The Chaser election specials are a number of Australian political satire based comedy programs produced by The Chaser. The shows, which have run under various titles, provide commentary on Australian federal election and has been produced since 2001 for ABC TV. The first show, The Election Chaser in 2001 was the first ever television production of the Chaser team. In 2004 and 2007 they produced The Chaser Decides which won the Logie Award for “Most Outstanding Comedy Program” for the 2004 series. In 2010, the Chaser team produced a 5-episode series about the 2010 election, called Yes We Canberra!. A new series was produced for the 2013 election, called The Hamster Decides. The Chaser’s Election Desk aired in the six weeks prior to the 2016 federal election.
Yes We Canberra! - Scrolling Newsbar - Netflix
For the 2004 and 2007 series, a newsbar - similar to the one that would appear in CNNNN - would scroll across the bottom of the screen, with humorous news items. For the 2010, 2013 and 2016 series, it was replaced with fake Twitter updates from celebrities and politicians.
Yes We Canberra! - References - Netflix