Logie-winning ABC news Breakfast host Tony Armstrong breaks his silence on rumours he was requested to be The Bachelor
Rumours have been swirling that Tony Armstrong goes to be the subsequent star of The Bachelor.
‘They [producers] may need bought onto my administration nevertheless it by no means bought to me,’ Tony informed the information-story/d933e39d381d2cab280d08b0d077f539″>Herald Sun on the 2022 Logie Awards.
ABC breakfast host Tony Armstrong has addressed rumours he’ll turn out to be the subsequent Bachelor
‘I get anxiousness simply strolling down right here [the Logies red carpet] so I can not think about courting on TV.’
Tony has for a number of months been one of many bookies’ favourites at hand out roses as the subsequent Bachelor.
Speculation went into overdrive when the TV host introduced he was taking day off work for an unspecified undertaking in May.
While he did not reveal his plans for the break, his co-anchor Rowland made a telling comment about Armstrong’s thoughts being elsewhere throughout his final day at work.
‘We’ve given Tony a break from presenting his ultimate sports report as a result of your thoughts is beginning to flip… elsewhere as you end your shift immediately,’ he stated.
Choosing his phrases fastidiously, Armstrong replied: ‘It’s, er… I’m, er, taking a couple of weeks off the news Brekky sofa. The nice Catherine Murphy will probably be filling in for me.’
‘I get anxiousness simply strolling down right here [the Logies red carpet] so I can not think about courting on TV,’ he stated
The ABC has an extended historical past of sharing expertise with Channel 10, with the likes of Todd Sampson and Waleed Aly making applications for each networks.
Armstrong can also be no stranger to the business broadcaster, having appeared on present affairs present The Project a number of instances previously.
Fans and commentators, together with gossip columnist Richard Reid, have lengthy stated the charismatic ex-footy participant could be good for the position.
Casting for The Bachelor’s tenth season started in January, with ‘single ladies and men between the ages of 21 and 50’ invited to use.
Tony has for a number of months been one of many bookies’ favourites at hand out roses as the subsequent Bachelor