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Rachel Corbett interviews well-known media personalities and celebrities to find out exactly what it takes to make it in show business #YGSS

Rachel Corbett interviews well-known media personalities and celebrities to find out exactly what it takes to make it in show business #YGSS
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Australia

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Rachel Corbett interviews well-known media personalities and celebrities to find out exactly what it takes to make it in show business #YGSS

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English


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Carrie Bickmore

7/15/2019
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Carrie Bickmore is one of the most well-known faces on Australian television. As the host of The Project she’s been delivering the news differently for ten years, she’s also host of Carrie & Tommy on the Hit Network and a mum of three kids. And this year she was awarded an Order of Australia medal for her contribution to media and brain cancer research through her charity, Carrie’s Beanies for Brain Cancer. So, basically she’s a bloody legend. In this episode of You’ve Gotta Start...

Duration:00:47:09

Derryn Hinch

12/25/2018
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Derryn Hinch is an Australian journalist whose career has spanned almost six decades. He’s recently made a return to the small screen as the host of Hinch on Sky News Australia after spending three years as a Senator in Canberra as leader of Derryn Hinch’s Justice Party. Derryn started his career as a journalist at the Taranaki Herald in New Zealand when he was 15 and hasn’t stopped working since (apart from a couple of stints in prison after being convicted of contempt of court). In this...

Duration:00:47:40

Dr Chris Brown

5/29/2018
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Dr Chris Brown is a veterinarian, television presenter and half the Australian female population's hall pass. He started out as a guest host on the super popular Harry's Practice after being discovered trying to pick up a girl in a pub. True story. He was attempting to impress her with tales of the life of a vet and a TV executive just happened to overhear him. The rest, as they say, is history. Harry's Practice was cancelled not long after Chris' appearance and he's not so sure it was a...

Duration:00:38:19

Tim "Rosso" Ross

5/22/2018
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Tim Ross (aka Rosso) is an Australian comedian, radio host, design enthusiast and television presenter. Rosso is best known for his work as part of the comedy duo Merrick and Rosso with fellow comedian, Merrick Watts. Their partnership began after Merrick saw Rosso play in his comedy band Black Rose and fell in love with his moon boots. They struck up a friendship and the rest, as they say, is history. Together Merrick and Rosso created their own unique style of comedy gig that was more...

Duration:00:56:36

Natarsha Belling

5/15/2018
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Natarsha Belling is a journalist and newsreader with just about one of the most infectious laughs you’ll ever see on television. Ever since preschool Natarsha knew she wanted to be a journalist and worked her butt off to make sure she got into the career she was so passionate about. She started out as a reporter for Prime Television in Orange and also worked for the ABC. When she joined Ten News she was originally hired as a medical reporter, a job she loved. And over 20 years later...

Duration:00:49:52

Meshel Laurie

5/8/2018
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Meshel Laurie is a comedian, radio and television host and author. Meshel started out as a stand-up comedian in the 90s, treading the boards with a lot of the comedy stars of today including Dave Hughes, Rove McManus and Wil Anderson. Meshel’s first comedy show was Daisy Belles with Corinne Grant but her career really started to take off after she debuted her solo show The Whore Whisperer: Confessions of a Madam all about her time working as a receptionist in brothels. Since then Meshel...

Duration:00:48:25

Hamish McDonald

5/2/2018
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Hamish McDonald is a journalist, host of The Sunday Project and was a foreign correspondent for years and in this episode of You've Gotta Start Somewhere he talks to Rachel Corbett about being a part of the birth of Aljazeera English, why growing up in Jindabyne prepared him for a life of international travel and why sometimes the best jobs in the business don't turn out to be what you want. www.youvegottastartsomewhere.com

Duration:01:25:18

Joe Hildebrand

4/24/2018
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Joe Hildebrand is one of Australia's most well-known journalist and in this episode of You've Gotta Start Somewhere he talks to Rachel Corbett about how a badly photoshopped photo of Jeff Kennett helped get him his first job and why he thinks the best way to ensure a long career in media is to channel Bart Simpson. www.youvegottastartsomewhere.com

Duration:00:47:57

Chris Bath

4/17/2018
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Chris Bath is one of Australia’s most respected journalists and in this episode of You've Gotta Start Somewhere, Rachel Corbett sits down with her to talk about her dreams of becoming a ballet dancer, how some less than constructive criticism helped her find her 'newsreader voice,' the most difficult interview she's ever done and how waiting tables at a restaurant got her to where she is today.​ Discover more episodes at youvegottastartsomewhere.com

Duration:01:15:33

Lehmo

4/10/2018
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Lehmo is one of Australia's most well-known comedians and in this episode of You've Gotta Start Somewhere, Rachel Corbett sits down with him to find out how he went from a regular country kid with no dreams of being a comedian to one of Australia's most well-known media personalities. Discover more episodes at youvegottastartsomewhere.com

Duration:00:51:13

Season 2 Coming Soon

4/3/2018
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Season two of You've Gotta Start Somewhere is on the way and guests include Chris Bath, Meshel Laurie, Hamish McDonald and Lehmo. Catch up on all the episodes at youvegottastartsomewhere.com

Duration:00:03:08

Shaun Micallef

10/10/2017
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Comedian, Shaun Micallef talks about how his wife is the reason he got into comedy, how he worked out how to make an audience laugh at four years old, the one tactical move he's made in his career and how doing radio changed the way he performs.

Duration:01:17:11

Shaun Micallef

10/10/2017
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Comedian, Shaun Micallef talks about how his wife is the reason he got into comedy, how he worked out how to make an audience laugh at four years old, the one tactical move he's made in his career and how doing radio changed the way he performs.

Duration:01:18:17

Amanda Keller

10/3/2017
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TV and radio host, Amanda Keller talks about the connection you make with your audience and the power of radio, what it was like being on air the morning after September 11, how it's taken her a long time to get comfortable with how she looks on television and why she wouldn't do radio with anyone else, other than Brendan Jones. Check out the show notes for this and other episodes at youvegottastartsomewhere.com | #YGSS

Duration:01:14:47

James Mathison

9/19/2017
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TV host James Mathison talks about the perils of fame, what it was like hosting one of Australia's most successful TV shows, why success early can give you a warped sense of reality and why he decided to step into politics. Check out the show notes for this and other episodes at youvegottastartsomewhere.com | #YGSS

Duration:01:24:54

Shane Jacobson

9/12/2017
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Actor, Shane Jacobson talks about how a movie he made with his brother became one of Australia's most successful feature films, the bizarre privilege of being mates with Paul Hogan and why he'll always be in debt to a little bloke called Kenny. Check out the show notes for this and other episodes at youvegottastartsomewhere.com | #YGSS

Duration:01:22:06

Ross Greenwood

9/5/2017
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TV & radio host, Ross Greenwood talks about his early days working at 'The Melbourne Truth,' how going into every job with an escape plan has served him well, what it was like to build a magazine in London from scratch and why finance doesn't have to be boring. Check out the show notes for this and other episodes at youvegottastartsomewhere.com | #YGSS

Duration:01:04:03

Deborah Knight

8/29/2017
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Host of Weekend Today, Deborah Knight talks about her early love of journalism and writing letters to the editor at 14, how she's dealt with contracts that have unexpectedly come to an end and the bizarre feedback she received when she was pregnant on-air. Check out the show notes for this and other episodes at youvegottastartsomewhere.com | #YGSS

Duration:01:01:40

Gorgi Coghlan

8/22/2017
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TV presenter, Gorgi Coghlan talks about her career as a high school teacher and the heartbreaking moment she left, her super power when it comes to manifesting her dreams, how she ended up behind the desk at The Project and starting up the Australian Shania Twain tribute show. Check out the show notes for this and other episodes at youvegottastartsomewhere.com | #YGSS

Duration:01:10:24

Michael Usher

7/25/2017
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Journalist Michael Usher talks about his biggest on-air stuff ups, the psychological toll of reporting from war zones, what it feels like to have a front row seat to history and why Rose Porteous made him a special video for his wedding. Check out the show notes for this and other episodes at youvegottastartsomewhere.com | #YGSS

Duration:01:21:12