BBC Worldwide ANZ has recently licensed the Australian Broadcasting Corporation a package of premiere factual and entertainment content for ABC1 and ABC2, showcasing the talents of celebrity chat show host Alan Carr and Hollywood star Billy Connolly, along with a range of documentaries and news and current affairs titles.

BAFTA award-winning Alan Carr returns with his irrepressible chat show Alan Carr: Chatty Man featuring top-notch guest stars, gossip and a cheeky drink or two from Alan’s well-stocked bar.

Hollywood star, comedian and Scotsman Billy Connolly explores changing attitudes, beliefs and approaches towards death, whilst also considering his own approach to the final curtain in Billy Connolly’s Big Send Off.

Investigative journalist Jacques Peretti turns his attention to the diet industry in The Men Who Made Us Thin, where he confronts those who are making a fortune from people’s desire to become thinner and in The Men Who Made Us Spend, Jacques examines the three key driving forces behind our spending habits.