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ABC bringing back Spicks and Specks in 2013
with new hosts, games & team captains

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#1 kezball

Posted 29 November 2012 - 10:33 AM

Spicks and Specks
Can't say I am thrilled to hear this.
S & S was one of my fave shows and Adam, Alan and Myf were the main reasons why it was so good.
Won't be the same... sad.gif
What do you think?

#2 frizzle

Posted 29 November 2012 - 11:05 AM

hmmm, interesting. I do think it was getting really old and stale. As much as I liked Adam and co they did need to rest from it.

Another problem is the lack of a big talent pool to have on as guests. If it is going to be all the same regulars again and again I won't be switching back on.

#3 bakesgirls

Posted 29 November 2012 - 11:08 AM

I loved watching S&S. I'll probaly give it a chance, but wouldn't be surprised if it's not as good as it was with the original people.

#4 *Finn*

Posted 29 November 2012 - 11:18 AM

Yes just saw this on FB. Got really excited, then read there will be hosts and captains sad.gif now not so  excited.

They will have to choose some pretty great new people to replace the oldies.

#5 toosenuf

Posted 30 November 2012 - 05:31 AM

QUOTE (*Finn* @ 29/11/2012, 11:18 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
They will have to choose some pretty great new people to replace the oldies.

I agree with this.  we all love this show, we still watch the repeats 7pm every night if possible.

I saw a 'poll' yesterday of who the suggestions were to  host it, I can guarantee you, some of the suggestions will turn me off it instantly, some I am 50/50 about.

#6 ednaboo

Posted 30 November 2012 - 03:54 PM

I bet Hamish Blake will be on it somewhere!  It won't be the same, but I'm prepared to wait and see before I make up my mind.

#7 Feral Grey Mare

Posted 30 November 2012 - 04:00 PM

Nooooooo! It just would not work as well with anyone but Adam, Alan & Myf. I would probably watch it though just so I could have my daily old woman whinge.

#8 RealityBites

Posted 30 November 2012 - 09:17 PM

I have mixed feelings too. It is one of my fave shows but it worked because the mix was so right.

#9 boopyscreet

Posted 30 November 2012 - 09:27 PM

Never as good as Rockwiz anyway...  ph34r.gif

#10 Chocolate Addict

Posted 01 December 2012 - 01:34 PM

I h ave mixed feelings about it.

I also heard that Brian Mannix is up for the presenter role (read it on Adam Hills twitter).

#11 toosenuf

Posted 02 December 2012 - 09:22 AM

QUOTE (Chocolate Addict @ 01/12/2012, 01:34 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I h ave mixed feelings about it.

I also heard that Brian Mannix is up for the presenter role (read it on Adam Hills twitter).

oh geez I hope not, please find someone lese with more class

#12 AxeTheMax

Posted 02 December 2012 - 09:24 AM

QUOTE (Old Grey Mare @ 30/11/2012, 05:00 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Nooooooo! It just would not work as well with anyone but Adam, Alan & Myf. I would probably watch it though just so I could have my daily old woman whinge.

Totally agree! DH and I are giving it one season.

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