Media Files

Mar 14, 2018

Lehmo to replace Whateley … no equal pay for the Queen … Netflix’s news project? …

Lehmo is heading to the ABC. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Emily Watkins — Media reporter

Emily Watkins

Media reporter

The revolving door. The ABC will replace Gerard Whateley with comedian Anthony “Lehmo” Lehmann for its Saturday and Sunday AFL radio programs. Lehmo was sacked from Melbourne’s Gold FM at the end of last year, and told the Herald Sun he would bring something different to the programs than Whateley: “It is a slightly different ball game because the agenda with Gerard last year took a more serious look at issues. We’ll definitely cover the big issues and I love serious footy chat, but I like to finish every conversation with a laugh.” Lehmo will co-host on Saturdays with Angela Pippos, and Sundays with Emma Race. 

Whateley announced early this year he was leaving ABC Grandstand for SEN, the Melbourne-based sports radio station.

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2 thoughts on “Lehmo to replace Whateley … no equal pay for the Queen … Netflix’s news project? …

  1. MAC TEZ

    If you read on from that NYP headline, Marla continued “…was afterwards when Donald left the room to take a shower and I managed to bring myself to orgasm”.

  2. Rufus R

    One of the most respected and insightful sport’s commentators in the country replaced by a mediocre comedian. Right…

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