Nine’s new afternoon show, simply titled This Afternoon will screen from 4:30pm Monday June 29th.
The show,to have a mix of news, current affairs and magazine segments, is hosted by Andrew Daddo and Katrina Blowers. Mark Ferguson will be newsreader.
Last year Daddo was on Seven’s Yum Cha and The One, and has been a regular presenter on ABC Radio. Katrina Blowers, who has also done a lot of radio on 2UE, Nova and 2SM. She has also appeared as a part time news reader on the ABC, and guest spots on Sky News and the Today show.
But in the launch of the show’s website an error indicates a draft by the webmaster, complete with typos:
A snapshot of what the blog post is about will be written here. It can also just take the first paragrapg of teh story and place it here as a teaser to intice the user to read more.
Hopefully the show’s news and editorial won’t be quite so remiss when it hits our screens.
The arrival of the show follows the axing of the long-running Brisbane show, Extra which concludes next week. It will be replaced by Hot Seat.