Talent shows abound but Australian Idol can claim it has found some true stars

Vickii Byram
January 30 2023 - 12:30pm

AUSTRALIAN IDOL: Premiere Monday January 30, 7.30pm, then Tuesday and Wednesday, Channel 7 and 7plus

Australian Idol co-host Rikki-Lee Coulter. Picture by Channel 7.

We know Ricki-Lee Coulter is great at giving hi-fives and calming nerves of contestants on Australia's Got Talent. Channel 7 obviously recognises her skills and has given her a similar role in the resurrected singing talent quest Australian Idol, alongside former E! host Scott Tweedie.

Vickii Byram

Vickii Byram

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I have been a journalist with Port News for six years, specialising in entertainment, community, social and event stories. My previous experience is in the marketing, publicity and advertising fields.