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The Hype - E! launching first local entertainment show this weekend @Foxtel

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Host of The Hype - Ksenija Lukich
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The E! channel on Foxtel will this weekend launch its first locally produced full-length weekly entertainment program The Hype.

Hosted by Ksenija Lukich, The Hype will travel throughout Australia and New Zealand to deliver news from ‘the hottest premieres and events’ plus interviews with some of the ‘world’s biggest stars’.


Co-hosting from the E! studios in Los Angeles, Dominic Bowden will provide his own look at the celebrity and entertainment news of the week.

The Hype will include media commentators, fashion experts and special guests each week to discuss ‘hot topics and take a look at the latest fashion trends from red carpets to runways, providing tips and tricks on how to get the look here at home.’

In the first episode, Ksenija and Dom wrap-up of what’s happening in pop culture both locally and around the globe., and interviews Australia’s most successful export, Hugh Jackman and ‘it girl’ Bindi Irwin, fresh from US ratings juggernaut Dancing with the Stars. Bindi gives Dom an exclusive look into what really goes on behind the glitter ball.

Confidential’s Jonathon ‘J.Mo’ Moran takes viewers through what’s trending in the world of social media, and everything hot that’s happening in Hollywood. Ksenija catches up with Fashion Blogger Nadia Fairfax in New York’s uber trendy Meatpacking District and then teaches how to take the perfect street style selfie.

Premieres Saturday, October 17 at 5:30pm & 10:30pm on E!