Today it was confirmed that Helen Kapalos will host Today Tonight. Kaplos will host in Sydney and Melbourne and takes over from former host Matt White.
Helen Kapolos was the presenter of Ten News in Melbourne untill she was let go late last year. in a statement released today “The role represents a wonderful opportunity to connect with the audience on a broader scale, and offer good, solid journalism which remains accessible to all,” Kapalos said that “I look forward to actively contributing quality stories and interviews and working alongside an excellent reporting team to bring you a content-rich, compelling public affairs programme.”
“Helen has proven herself over a significant period of time to be a first-class journalist and presenter,” saidNeil Mooney, the network’s director of public affairs.
“And there is a real affection for her in Melbourne, where she is based, and in Sydney, where she grew up and started her career. We look forward to her joining the team.”
An announcement on the Queensland edition is expected soon.