was an Australian sketch show created by Ian McFadyen and produced by Network Ten. It ran for two seasons, airing 2006 and 2007.The Wedge
was a typical Australian sketch comedy similar to Fast Forward
or The Comedy Company
. The major difference was that nearly all the sketches took place in the same town, the fictitous suburb of Wedgedale, so the transition from sketch to sketch often involved a reference to the previous one.
The most popular series of sketches involved the scandal prone athlete Mark Warey, whose public apologies for his latest "indecent
" would invariably make the situation worse. The Mark Warey character was featured in his own Spin-Off
; the Mockumentary Mark Loves Sharon
The Wedge contains examples of: