Gold Logie nominee Julia Morris reveals which surprising TV opportunity launched her successful profession
She is considered one of Australia’s most recognised comedians.
And on Monday, Julia Morris revealed the surprising TV opportunity that helped her reach the very best echelons of Australian showbiz.
The 54-year-old, who has been nominated for a Gold Logie this yr, told TV Week, that winning Celebrity Apprentice in 2011 ‘was an amazing turning point’ for her carer.
Gold Logie nominee Julia Morris, 54, (pictured) has revealed which surprising TV opportunity launched her successful profession
‘It was an amazing turning point. I used to be in my early 40s, living in Los Angeles on the time, chipping my way through the system,’ she said.
‘I flew home for Celebrity Apprentice and once I realised I’d won, I said to my family, “I believe it is time to ride this wave”. I didn’t know if there’d be a wave but that was it.’
Julia said she then landed a job on House Husbands, Australia’s Got Talent and I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here!’
The 54-year-old told Monday’s TV Week magazine that winning Celebrity Apprentice in 2011 ‘was an amazing turning point’ for her profession
Julia has been nominated for the 2022 Gold Logie alongside Today show host Karl Stefanovic, MasterChef judge Melissa Leong, Big Brother host Sonia Kruger, Home And Away star Ray Meagher, LEGO Masters host Hamish Blake and Hard Quiz star Tom Gleeson.
In 2013, she was announced as the brand new host of Australia’s Got Talent and two years later Julia began co-hosting I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! alongside Dr Chris Brown.
She hosted dating show Blind Date on Network 10 in 2018.
Julia said she landed a job on House Husbands, Australia’s Got Talent and I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! after her appearance on the show
In 2019, Julia was nominated for a Gold Logie for her role on the Australian show.
In 2020, she appeared because the ‘Kitten’ on the second season of The Masked Singer Australia and was eliminated within the semi-final.
Deni, the daughter of popular ’70s singer Marcia Hines, also appeared on the 2011 season of Celebrity Apprentice.
In 2019, Julia was nominated for a Gold Logie for her role on the Australian show