Graham Norton appears on the RTÉ young people's programme 'Youngline' in 1981 where he voices his views on young people, discos and relationships.
- Title Graham Norton Talks Disco
- 1st Broadcast 02/03/1981
- Clip Duration 00:00:54
- Material Type Video
- Series title Youngline
- Clip title "It's an oul dance" says Graham
- Extended description
A 17 year old Graham Norton spotted in the audience of a 1981 recording of the programme 'Youngline'. This episode examined the topic of relationships and young people. Graham makes a contribution to an audience discussion describing discos as "an oul dance".
Graham went on to attend the Central School of Speech and Drama in London and pursued a career as a stand up comic. Following a number of television appearances, including his role as Father Noel Furlong in Father Ted, Norton became a chat show host on a number of productions on Channel 4 and now presents 'The Graham Norton Show' on BBC 1. Norton also presents a show on BBC Radio 2.
This episode of 'Youngline' was broadcast on 2 March, 1981.
Youngline was a once weekly, half-hour magazine show for younger viewers. The first programmme was broadcast on Tuesday, 23 November, 1976 from 5.30 to 6.00pm. Youngline continued until May 1984.
- Local keywords Graham Norton, 1981, Chat Show Host, The Graham Norton Show, Father Ted, Youngline
- Geographical coverage Ireland
- Topic Arts and Culture
- First broadcast channel RTÉ One
- Production year 1981
- Country of production Ireland
- Original identifier DX20/000901
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- Item type part/extract
- Item colour Colour
- Item sound Mono
- Aspect ratio 4:3
- Language used English (eng)
- Original language English (eng)
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