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|Caption||'The Late Late Show' (1969)|
|Programme||Late Late Show (The)|
Byrne, Gay (1934 - 2019)
Doolan, Lelia (1934 - )
Quinn, Robert (1935 -)
Gay Byrne and panellists on RTÉ Television's 'The Late Late Show' on 8 November 1969. The shot is taken from the studio audience point of view. Gay Byrne is seated behind a circular desk, first left of shot. Seated to the right of shot, from left to right, are; Lelia Doolan, Bob Quinn and Jack Dowling, all producers/film-makers, though Dowling also worked as a journalist. They were on the programme to discuss their book on Irish broadcasting which had just been published entitled 'Sit Down and Be Counted'.
Doolan, Quinn and Dowling had all resigned as producers from RTÉ in protest at the way the station was being run. Gay Byrne produced this edition of 'The Late Late'.
|Date of photograph||
(08/Nov/1969 - 08/Nov/1969)