Calls for more diversity on Australian TV
Lisa Wilkinson’s departure from Today raises a pretty important question.
Who replaces her?
So far, Sylvia Jeffreys, Rebecca Maddern, and Georgie Gardner have been proposed.
But author and media presenter Jamila Rizvi says it’s a problem that they all “look incredibly similar”.
“I like and respect all three of those women,” Ms Rizvi told Tom Elliott.
“But they’re all white, blonde women. I think Australian media still has a real problem with whitewashing.
“Let’s make sure our television screens look like our streets.”
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