Long-time TODAY Show viewers will be seeing a familiar face back on their TV screens, with much-loved presenter Georgie Gardner confirmed as the breakfast show’s new co-host.
TODAY revealed the much-anticipated news via social media on Thursday.
“We’re very excited to announce Georgie Gardner is coming back to TODAY! Welcome home, Georgie!” the breakfast program tweeted.
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Gardner will be replacing Lisa Wilkinson, who announced her departure from the show in October after failing to reach a deal on a new contract.
Wilkinson, who will be joining Network 10 from next year, was one of the first people to congratulate Georgie on the role.
— Lisa Wilkinson (@Lisa_Wilkinson) November 22, 2017
Ms Gardner told NINE she was “deeply honoured and grateful” to be returning after three years away from the breakfast program.
— The Today Show (@TheTodayShow) November 22, 2017