Clothes may not maketh the man, but wearing brand new, expensive Armani suits is certainly inspirational to a team used to battling for survival. Welcome to the "new South Sydney" and episode three of ABC TV's six-part observational reality series on Hollywood superstar Russell Crowe's and multi-millionaire businessman Peter Holmes a Court's bid to transform one of the foundation members of the National Rugby League.
South Sydney are on fire. Actor Russell Crowe and businessman Peter Holmes a Court have put their money where their mouths are, and for now, they are smiling like Cheshire cats. Russell Crowe convinced Errol Alcott, the conditioning coach for the Australian cricket team for 19 years, to join the Rabbitohs, and for the pre-season games he has the Rabbits fitter than they've ever been before.
Fast food is full of fat, sugar and preservatives. It's slowly killing us, contributing to a worldwide epidemic of obesity, diabetes and heart disease. This documentary targets one of the world's most famous but equally controversial companies, McDonald's. Six investigative journalists, given an all- access pass to McDonald's, set out to ask the tough questions about what goes into the food they eat, including the use of pesticides and preservatives, as well as issues surrounding staff exploitation, hygiene, holding periods and how the food tastes.
The Last Great Amateurs follows the Melbourne Phoenix Netball Club through the pain and passion of a year in elite-level amateur sport. Narrated by Magda Szubanski as Sharon Strzelecki, the documentary follows players, coach and administrators through a year of rivalry and camaraderie, fundraising raffles and contract battles.