The contract from Sunrise Michael Pell & # 39; expires within a few weeks & # 39; amid rumors that he is moving to the US

Another breakfast show shake-up Sunrise executive producer Michael Pell & # 39; s contract & # 39; expires in a few weeks & # 39; amid rumors that he is moving to the US

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The future of Michael Pell as executive producer of Sunrise is in the air.

Reports this Sunday reported that Seven's long-term producer may be moving to the US after his contract expires in the coming weeks.

According to The Herald Sun., Michael & # 39; has shown interest & # 39; to move to the United States, causing seven bosses to offer him an annual salary of more than $ 1 million to stay with the network.

Another breakfast shake-up? The contract of Sunrise executive producer Michael Pell & # 39; expires within a few weeks & # 39; amid rumors that he is moving to the US. Pictured: (center) with Sunrise & # 39; s Samantha Armytage and David Koch in the Logies

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Another breakfast shake-up? The contract of Sunrise executive producer Michael Pell & # 39; expires within a few weeks & # 39; amid rumors that he is moving to the US. Pictured: (center) with Sunrise & # 39; s Samantha Armytage and David Koch in the Logies

Although no official decision has yet been made, Michael told the publication that & # 39; conversations continue & # 39 ;.

Michael, who is said to be one of Seven's best paid managers, produces up to 24 hours of live television every week.

It comes amid various major shifts in the breakfast TV landscape in recent weeks.

Claims: According to the Herald Sun, Michael has been offered an annual salary of more than $ 1 million a year to continue on the network

Claims: According to the Herald Sun, Michael has been offered an annual salary of more than $ 1 million a year to continue on the network

Claims: According to the Herald Sun, Michael has been offered an annual salary of more than $ 1 million a year to continue on the network

Sonia Kruger stopped live with Channel Nine on Thursday morning amid rumors that she is on her way to rival network Seven.

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Meanwhile, Nine & # 39; s Georgie Gardner and Deborah Knight were picked up from the show today earlier this month, to be replaced by Karl Stefanovic and Allison Langdon.

Nine sports presenter Tony Jones also said goodbye to the Today show on Friday morning.

Valuable Property: Michael, who is said to be one of Seven's best paid managers, produces up to 24 hours of live television every week

Valuable Property: Michael, who is said to be one of Seven's best paid managers, produces up to 24 hours of live television every week

Valuable Property: Michael, who is said to be one of Seven's best paid managers, produces up to 24 hours of live television every week

Today's changes are in the midst of falling viewing figures, with last month's viewing figures representing a low point for the program.

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Last month, TV Tonight revealed today that it only secured 163,000 viewers, considerably less than the 277,000 of rival Sunrise.

The results showed that Today has the lowest ratings since 2006.

Changing landscape from breakfast TV: Nine & # 39; s Georgie Gardner and Deborah Knight were played at the Today show earlier this month, to be replaced by Karl Stefanovic and Allison Langdon

Changing landscape from breakfast TV: Nine & # 39; s Georgie Gardner and Deborah Knight were played at the Today show earlier this month, to be replaced by Karl Stefanovic and Allison Langdon

Changing landscape from breakfast TV: Nine & # 39; s Georgie Gardner and Deborah Knight were played at the Today show earlier this month, to be replaced by Karl Stefanovic and Allison Langdon

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