RocKwiz

RocKwiz is an Australian television live music trivia quiz show, focused on rock music and featuring different guest artist musicians who perform live in each episode. The show was co-created by Brian Nankervis, Peter Bain-Hogg, and Ken Connor.[1][2] It is broadcast on SBS and premiered in 2005 also on Foxtel's Max. The 14th and final season premiered on 7 May 2016.[3] Season 14 consisted of 7 episodes, recorded between February and April 2016, with the theme "RocKwiz Salutes The Legends". The final episode aired on June 25, 2016.[4] The series won the 2007 AACTA Award for Best Light Entertainment Television Series and was nominated in the same category three times, it was also nominated for a Helpmann Award.[3] On February 3, 2019 it was announced that SBS would no longer be commissioning any more TV episodes although the live touring shows would continue.[5]

RocKwiz
GenreQuiz show
Created byBrian Nankervis
Peter Bain-Hogg
Ken Connor
Written byBrian Nankervis,
Michael Ward
Directed byPaul Drane
Presented byJulia Zemiro
Brian Nankervis
StarringJulia Zemiro
Brian Nankervis
Peter Luscombe
James Black
Mark Ferrie
Ashley Naylor
Clio Renner
Dugald MacAndrew
Theme music composerThe RocKwiz Orkestra
Country of originAustralia
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons14
No. of episodes177 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producersJoe Connor
Ken Connor
Peter Bain-Hogg
Production locationsSt Kilda, Australia
EditorsChris Ward,
Samuel Frederick
Running time60–90 minutes
Production companyRenegade Films
Release
Original networkSBS
Picture format576i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Audio formatStereo
Original release31 January 2005 (2005-01-31) 
25 June 2016 (2016-06-25)
External links
[RocKwiz video on demand page Website]
[RocKwiz Facebook page Production website]