The Project October 31-November 4

Em Rusciano, Jarryd Hayne, Zoë Foster Blake and  Buzz Aldrin all appear on The Project this week.

The effervescent Em Rusciano has come a long way since she first impressed with her amazing vocal talent on Australian Idol. Now the writer, comedian, singer, radio and television presenter has released her first book, Try Hard, a collection of autobiographical essays. Em joins us in studio on Monday night to talk about her colourful career.

In a television exclusive, Peter Helliar sits down with Jarryd Hayne on Monday night to talk about his life, his code-hopping career and those snapchats.

Attorneys Dean Strang and Jerry Buting are best known for their roles in the hit documentary series, Making A Murderer. They will be taking a break from their national speaking tour to join us at the desk on Tuesday night.

Author of the best-selling novel and associate producer of TEN’s new hit drama, The Wrong Girl, Zoë Foster Blake joins us in the studio on Wednesday night to talk about her first cameo appearance in the series.

 He was one of the first humans to land on the moon and only the second person to walk on it. On Thursday night, we speak to former astronaut Buzz Aldrin about the future of space adventure.

 Across the week we will be crossing to Waleed Aly in the US, where he will be covering all the latest news from the Presidential Election campaign. 

Hamish Macdonald is our guest co-host across the week. Plus Steve Price, Fifi Box, Gretel Killeen, Ryan “Fitzy” Fitzgerald, Anthony “Lehmo” Lehmann, Gorgi Coghlan and Meshel Laurie join us at the desk.