TV Blackbox & McKnight Tonight
By Robert McKnight
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After 25 years working in the TV industry, Rob McKnight is a washed up producer with nothing to lose. Now he's spilling the inside secrets in a podcast that anyone interested in media will absolutely love. Expect news, reviews and a little dash of gossip as Rob is joined by: an EMMY award winner; an Aussie TV Drama insider; and an enthusiastic media commentator who knows what questions to ask. Also on this podcast feed you'll get the McKnight Tonight podcast, an interview series where Rob McKnight talks to people in the industry as they share their personal stories and hilarious anecdotes.
||ExplicitS01E18 Who's in, who's out and who's changing channels||SURPRISE! THIS ISN'T THE LAST TV BLACKBOX EPISODE FOR THE YEAR! In fact there's so much news this week we basically ju...||10 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E17 Shock twist: Is Sarah Harris set to replace... Karl Stefanovic?||It was meant to be an episode focusing on the end of year ratings... and while we do cover that, the biggest story is a bombshell Molk dr...||4 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E16 Legal Threats, Talent Fees & A Shock Ratings Result!||It's the last week of the 2018 ratings year, and HOO BABY is there stuff we have to talk about! Shows finishing, people missing, and netw...||26 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS01E15 A court case, redundancies & the truth about Lisa's ratings||And then there were two... With Dan and Jay in the UK, it's up to Rob and Molk to soldier on... the question is...||19 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E14 PR Disasters, An Empty Chair & 4 Corners investigates... the ABC||Ratings, ratings, ratings. It rules everything! This week as we wade through the news even it can't escape the influence of ratings figur...||12 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E13 The Death of Television, More Reboots and a Giveaway!||How do we solve a problem like diminishing free-to-air ratings? (How do you catch a cloud and pin it down?) Apart from Kochie's news, Kel...||5 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E12 TEN UPFRONTS + NEWS||It's big, it's bold, and it's completely rebranded. TEN is now 10, and we've got all the details on everything... that we pretty much alr...||31 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E11 SEVEN ALLFRONTS PLUS NEWS HEADLINES||There's so much happening in TV Land this week that not only do Rob, Dan & Molk talk at length about the Seven Allfronts but we also ...||26 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E10 Twitter Wars, Pranks and International Deals||**Check out our new website at https://www.tvblackbox.net. The whole team is back together... and just as well ...||22 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBONUS EPISODE - 9 UPFRONT||TV Christmas has come early, with Nine leading the charge and delivering their 2019 Upfront presentation and Molk was lucky enough to att...||17 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E09 Hypocrisy, Bullying and scandals||We're missing Jay however Dan, Rob and Molk still soldier on to deliver you this almost-but-not-nearly-as-good ep of TV BLACKBOX. We stil...||15 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E08 Broken hearts, An unexpected win & a friend working on Doctor Who||Spring is in the air here, and Fall TV lands with a delightful thud in the US. TV Blackbox is back to discuss everything going on over he...||8 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E07 Guthrie OUT, Stefanovic IN (apparently) and Sunrise attacks... us!||Molk picked a very bad day to be away from the TV Blackbox recording studio. It was a day when managing Director of the ABC, Michelle Gut...||24 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E06 Celebrity Tantrums, Shock Resignations and Terrible Ratings||BREAKING: Rob's case settled. Honestly, it was all we could talk about for the first five minutes, so use that skip button liberally if, ...||19 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E05 Voice Troubles, New Shows & Worst Celebrity Guests||The numbers are in - TV Blackbox episode five is by far the most recent episode available. At the all-new time of right now we cover off ...||10 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMcKnight Tonight with Carlotta||'McKnight Tonight' is part of the 'TV Blackbox' podcast feed. "The Queen of The Cross" started he...||8 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS01E04 Can KAK save Studio 10, Sporting deals & secrets to pitching a drama to a network||Settle in for episode four of TV Blackbox - where we have at it on Sunrise's controversy, the Melbourne Cup moving homes, and Kerri-Anne ...||4 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E03 Breaking News, Spoilers & Pilot Week||Renewed for episode 3, TV BlackBox lands fresh in your ears with all manner of information and opinion. This week, there's a special feat...||28 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E02 Denise Drysdale, Billy Connolly & a date with a Playboy Bunny||We're back for episode 2 of TV BlackBox! This week we looked down the back of the couch and found even more to chat about (along with tha...||20 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitS01E01 Meeting Dolly Parton, Axings & The Future of Television||Welcome to episode 1 of TV BlackBox. Strap in - there's a lot we need to talk about. Each week a washed-up TV Producer...||14 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTeaser||An introduction to TV Blackbox...||21 7 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
The best weekly news podcast for Aussie TV. Funny, informative and honest. I never miss an episode. Highly recommend!
TV AT IT'S BEST
If you want an honest review of whats happening in Australian TV right now then this is the podcast for you. Keep up the great work guys.
Hey guys love the podcast, but getting confused Rob how can I listen to McKnight tonight or is it this podcast.. loved the Carlotta interview I need more please