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Media Week: Luke Warm Sex: The need for originality and variety in TV production

Media Week: Luke Warm Sex: The need for originality and variety in TV production

Cognisant of the rapid changes in the broadcast environment these days, Northern Pictures head of factual Karina Holden believes one should never rest on one’s laurels. Rather than just use the phrase as an empty sentiment to describe an upcoming production slate, she practises what she preaches as evident by her own 2013 jump from a comfortable job as a commissioning editor at the ABC.

SMH: Luke McGregor's Luke Warm Sex probes everything you wanted to know about sex but were afraid to ask

SMH: Luke McGregor's Luke Warm Sex probes everything you wanted to know about sex but were afraid to ask

A Q&A with Karl Quinn. 

"You present yourself as incredibly naive about sex, having been a virgin until age 25 and having "done it" just twice since then. Is this a character you've created for the show or is it really you?"

IF.com: Northern Pictures head of factual Karina Holden on ABC show Luke Warm Sex

IF.com: Northern Pictures head of factual Karina Holden on ABC show Luke Warm Sex

Karina Holden is the head of factual entertainment at Northern Pictures.

Her list of credits include Go Back To Where You Came From for SBS, and Changing Minds for the ABC. 

Her new show is Luke Warm Sex, a six-part series which follows comedian Luke McGregor as he tries to get better at sex with help from sexperts, therapists, scientists, tantric practitioners and sexual empowerment coaches.

News.com: Utopia and It’s a Date star Luke McGregor: ‘I’m 33 and I’ve only had sex twice’

News.com: Utopia and It’s a Date star Luke McGregor: ‘I’m 33 and I’ve only had sex twice’

WITH his prominent teeth, orange hair and freckles, comedian Luke McGregor certainly doesn’t look like the world’s suavest man. But few would have guessed the extent of his troubles in the bedroom.

"I was a virgin til I was 25": Luke McGregor stripped bare in sex ed documentary

"I was a virgin til I was 25": Luke McGregor stripped bare in sex ed documentary

Luke McGregor is an unlikely sex educator.

He lost his virginity at 25. By his early 30s he'd had just two sexual experiences.

But the Melbourne-based comedian has been on a steep learning curve.

Sex Will Never Be The Same Again

Sex Will Never Be The Same Again

There's something to be said about getting your education on all things sex from a complete stranger. No emotional attachment, less embarrassment, the opportunity to ask questions and even if judged know you may never see them again.

Then there's the chance to challenge your anxieties about intimacy, touch and all things sex on national TV. If that's not confronting then I'll walk naked through the Bourke Street Mall.

Welcome to LUKE WARM SEX.