2: Katherine Spiers Loves Strictly Ballroom

Meet Katherine Spiers, food journalist and host of the podcast Smart Mouth. She grew up watching movies with a high camp sensibility, Baz Luhrmann’s 1992 cult hit Strictly Ballroom being foremost among them. In this episode, Katherine joins Tony and Drew to talk about star Paul Mercurio’s shining moment in the Hollywood limelight, the towering wonder that is Tina Sparkle and how “Time After Time” is one of the most moving pop songs ever.

Drew Mackie