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Facelift - Series Two, Episode One

Television (Full Length Episode) – 2005

Look, I’m just as normal as any other Kiwi woman who earns 250 grand a year, lives in a different town from her husband and listens to operas by Bellini.
– Prime Minister Helen Clark competing on How Normal Are You?
Welcome to Dancing with the Desperate — the show starring people you’ve forgotten even existed.
– Dancing with the Desperate host Murray Deaker (Grant Walker)
Since Lord of the Rings introduced audiences to armies of monster-faced Orcs it was only a matter of time before some lateral-thinking producer — in this case Gibson Group— decided to explore the comedy potential of prosthetics.
– Article on the launch of Facelift, The Dominion Post (TV Week liftout), 29 June 2004, page 11