The Krankies

About Us The history of the Krankies

Where It All Began ................

First Met 1965 Glasgow Pavilion Theatre
First TV appearance ITV Wheeltappers and Shunters 1973
Awarded Comedy Act of the Year Club Mirror Newspaper 1977
Royal Variety Show Palladium Theatre London 1978
Further 7 Royal Shows in front of all Royal Family between 1981 1987

Television Series UK

TV Crackerjack 1981/82 BBC
Kra nkie Klub 1983/85 ITV
Krankies Electronic Komik 1986/7 BBC
KTV 1987/91 ITV


First Visit Sydney 1978 Eastern Suburbs, Sydney Clubs
TV Mike Walsh Show appeared once booked for 4 more through public demand
1987/89 Returned to South Sydney Junior Leagues Club, Perth Civic Theatre,
!990/01 South Sydney Juniors , Perth Civic Brisbane Clubs Twin Towns Clubs
1999 Civic Theatre Tour from Darwin to Gold Coast playing 14 venues over three weeks.
2001 Tweed Heads Bowls Club Jupiter's Casino ,Brisbane Leagues, and Services Clubs.

TV Australia

Mike Walsh 1978, 5 appearances over one month
Ray Martin 1987/93 appeared every year when in Australia
The Mid day Show numerous appearances between 1994/99
Good Morning Australia with Bert Newton when in Australia 1996/2000

Pictured left

Lord Delfont presenting the National 'Comedy Act of the Year Award' in 1978. This was presented at Jollees Caberet Club in Stoke on Trent in February of that year.

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