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Heath Franklin

12 Podcast Episodes

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Heath Franklin aka Chopper Read

Off The Record Radio Hauraki

While the Trans-Tasman bubble was closed Greg Prebble caught up with a Great New Zealander Heath Franklin who was stuck on our shores, to talk tourism in Queenstown, men with cannonball heads, cars driving cars and a new venture called pod farming...

29 Jun 2021

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Heath Franklin aka Chopper Read

Off The Record

While the Trans-Tasman bubble was closed Greg Prebble caught up with a Great New Zealander Heath Franklin who was stuck on our shores, to talk tourism in Queenstown, men with cannonball heads, cars driving cars and a new venture called pod farming...

6mins

29 Jun 2021

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Heath Franklin: Chopper is coming to New Zealand for a 17 show tour

The Sunday Session with Francesca Rudkin

The Silencer will not be silenced! The bubble is open and Chopper’s finally making it across the ditch, bringing his show that’s been three years in the making to Aotearoa from June 17 – July 17. Panic, terror, stupidity, crisis; they can all form a queue and suck the wrinkles out of Chopper's walnut wallet because he has stopped giving a f* and is done with suffering fools. Anti-vaxxers, lock-downs, Karens, cancel culture, Mr Potatohead – the outrage is deafening. Everyone is crazy. Everyone has an opinion. Everyone is wrong.We need a bit of bloody shush. Chopper is here to machete our way through the jungle of bullst. Welcome...The SilencerPicking up the 'Comics Choice' Award at the 2018 Melbourne International Comedy Festival to add to his 2 ARIA nominations, 1 Logie nomination and over 500,000 tickets sold worldwide, Chopper is a genuine comedy icon. The man behind the ‘stache, Heath Franklin, is an Australian actor, comedic performer, improviser and writer. Loved on both sides of the Tasman, Franklin has been a regular on Kiwi TV, including his series, TV3’s Chopper’s Republic of Anzakistan and 7 Days.

12mins

6 Jun 2021

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January 20 - Gwyneth Paltrow's Candle, Chopper (Heath Franklin) Reid, Did You Get Injured On Holidays?

Jono & Ben - The Podcast

On today's show we catch up with Heath Franklin's Chopper Reid as he heads to Aotearoa in March for his comedy tour and the NZ Herald's Katie Harris who had her identity stolen on social media. We also ask our listeners over 30 for the best advice for someone under the age of 30. Plus, it's day 3 of our 5 words for $5,000 competition and it's Ben's turn to have a go and see if he can match his words with a listener! Enjoooy!!

59mins

20 Jan 2021

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Heath Franklin (Chopper)

Coffee Chats with Matt Collins

When Heath Franklin first watched Eric Bana play Mark 'Chopper' Read, little did he know that only a few short years later he would be making a living imitating the notorious Australian criminal. In their chat, Heath shares with Matt how he first started performing Chopper and what happened the one and only time he came face-to-face with the infamous hard man. Heath Franklin's Chopper is performing at the Fortitude Music Hall on Saturday March 21. (Show has since been cancelled due to threat of illness)

21mins

17 Mar 2020

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TTDT - Fixation Brewery & Heath Franklin

That's The Drink Talking

Episode 8. Proudly Presented by Fixation Brewery Guest: Heath Franklin If it's IPAs you want then Fixation definitely have you covered. Owner and IPA man, Tom Delmont, brings three very different and delicious IPAs for our drinking pleasure. Then our bar is hearty propped by this week’s guest barfly, Heath Franklin. Heath is the man behind the comedy character ‘Chopper’ and certainly knows his way around a drink. He's quite possibly our most diverse drinker to date. Quirk gives us another Quirky Fact that may be best described as hearsay and Harley has a massive weekend finding the talk amongst the drink.

1hr 7mins

26 Sep 2019

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Interview with Heath Franklin aka Chopper

Matt & Company

Interview with Heath Franklin aka Chopper

11mins

6 Jan 2019

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Heath Franklin's "Chopper" Read ('Bogan Jesus') Interview - Jamie Green - Radio One 91fm

Radio One 91FM Dunedin

Heath Franklin's "Chopper" Read ('Bogan Jesus') Interview by Jamie Green on Radio One 91fm Dunedin

30 May 2018

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Shitting With Heath Franklin!

Sh*tting With The Door Open

Swear jars, Kids Day AND HEATH FRANKLIN!!https://www.facebook.com/ShittingWithTheDoorOpen/ https://www.instagram.com/shitting_with_the_door_open/Don't forget to like, share & subscribe!

31mins

10 Apr 2018

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Heath Franklin's "Chopper" Read Interview - Henessey Griffiths - Radio One 91fm

Radio One 91FM Dunedin

Heath Franklin's "Chopper" Read Interview by Henessey Griffiths on Radio One 91fm Dunedin

15 Mar 2018

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