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Shock twist: Is Sarah Harris set to replace... Karl Stefanovic? | TV BlackBox S01E17

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It was meant to be an episode focusing on the end of year ratings... and while we do cover that, the biggest story is a bombshell Molk drops during the middle of a news item regarding Sarah Harris. Even Rob had no idea about this one and you can hear a pin drop when Molk reveals his inside information!

Plus, our penultimate podcast for the year takes a deep dive on the latest TV industry news sweeping around Australia and unearths some surprises, saucy secrets and a very ranty-thanks-to-end-of-year-ratings Molk.

Each week a washed-up TV Producer (Rob McKnight), a TV writer and executive (Dan Bennett), an EMMY award winner (Jay Cagatay) & TV enthusiast and commentator (Steve Molk) take you behind the scenes, wade through the pr spin and launch into the reality that is the Australian television business.

On this episode:

  • 10 ALL ACCESS launches in Australia to an underwhelming groan.

  • Shaun Menegola lands as Director of SEVEN NEWS MELBOURNE.

  • Is Georgie Gardner being replaced by Sarah Harris on THE TODAY SHOW?!

  • AUSTRALIA'S GOT TALENT got Seven. Again.

  • New look BONDI VET(s) heading to Nine in 2019.

  • Peter van Onselen joining 10 as Political Editor.

  • Molk's ratings mindsplosion - who won what and why it's all wrong!

  • We discuss the NINE/FAIRFAX merger ahead of the new company starting Monday 10 December.

P.S. Here's the Late Show's STILL NUMBER FOUR clip Molk spoke about:
https://youtu.be/n42lNEoP5zE

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