Karl Stefanovic ‘quietly caught Covid’ with wife Jasmine Yarbrough
Karl Stefanovic has ‘quietly caught’ Covid with wife Jasmine Yarbrough over the holidays… as Channel Nine confirm he will be back on air Monday as host of the Today show
Rumor has it that Karl Stefanovic caught Covid.
According to the Daily Telegram, 47-year-old and his wife Jasmine Yarbrough tested positive on January 2 while staying at their beach in Noosa.
Karl returns to the Today show on January 17 along with co-host Allison Langdon.
Positive: Karl Stefanovic is rumored to have contracted Covid. According to the Daily Telegraph, the 47-year-old and his wife Jasmine Yarbrough tested positive on Jan. 2 while staying on their beach path in Noosa.
According to a Channel Nine press release sent on Friday, Karl’s planned return is on track.
“The boardies come out while the beach hair is combed, and in come the suits and early morning alarm clock, as TODAY presenters Karl Stefanovic and Allison Langdon return to the television screens on Monday, January 17.”
The rest of the Today team is back in action as well.
Back to work: Karl returns to the Today show on January 17 along with co-host Allison Langdon
“With the Australian Open starting, Alex Cullen will be in Melbourne for the next two weeks to cover all the action while Tim Davies presents the fortress to present news, while Brooke Boney also returns from her summer break to bring all the entertainment news ,’ Nine said.
Channel Nine also confirmed that Karl and Ally would be back on air Monday, but declined to comment on the status of Karl’s health.
Promos for the couple’s return have already rolled out, including one in which Karl and Ally recreate a scene from Pulp Fiction.
Coming soon: Promos for the couple’s return have already rolled out, including one in which Karl and Ally recreate a scene from Pulp Fiction
In the original scene from the movie, Mia Wallace (Uma Thurman) and Vincent Vega (John Travolta) dance in the middle of a cafe, singing along to Chuck Berry’s tune You Never Can Tell.
Karl and Ally’s colleagues had a quick laugh after seeing the awkward choreography.
As the scene ends, an excited Karl yells, “We’ve got it, Langdon.” While Ally eagerly replies, “We sure do, Karl!”
Fellow Channel Nine colleagues Alex Cullen, Tim Davies and Brooke Boney watch them eat their breakfast with a look of disbelief on their faces.
The silence is then broken by entertainment reporter Brooke, who bursts in with, “Looks like the morning coffee has begun.”
Cringe: Fellow Channel Nine colleagues Alex Cullen, Tim Davies and Brooke Boney watch them eat their breakfast with a look of disbelief on their faces