Today’s weekend will be CANCELED due to ‘technical issues’ as viewers threaten to ‘switch to Sunrise’
Weekend Today is CANCELED due to ‘technical issues’ – as raging viewers threaten to ‘switch to Sunrise’ after Nine’s breakfast show is replaced with a ‘boring’ documentary
Viewers were baffled on Sunday morning after Channel Nine’s Weekend Today was canceled at the last minute due to “ technical issues. ”
The popular breakfast show, hosted by Richard Wilkins and Rebecca Maddern, was supposed to air at the usual 7am time, but was bizarrely dropped at the last minute, with Nine announcing the news on social media.
Weekend Today cannot be broadcast at this time due to technical issues. # 9Today, ‘Posted Nine, an entire hour after the show would be on screen.
Canceled: Viewers were baffled on Sunday morning after Channel Nine’s Weekend Today was canceled at the last minute due to “ technical issues. ” Pictured: hosts Rebecca Maddern, Richard Wilkins and Jayne Azzopardi
Rebecca confirmed they were on set and ready to go and shared a photo next to Dickie and Jayne Azzopardi with the caption: ‘We’re so sorry but we had some technical issues this morning so we can’t get on the air . We are there when things change. ‘
A Channel Nine spokesperson confirmed to Daily Mail Australia that technical issues were to blame, adding, “We will return to normal programming as soon as possible.”
A plethora of die-hard Today fans took to social media to share their shock at the pull, with some threatening to ‘switch to Sunrise’ after the show was replaced by the Ellen Degeneres Show, followed by a ‘boring’ documentary on the Great Barrier Rif.
‘Technical Problems’: Channel Nine confirmed that the show was pulled on social media
“I can’t believe a technical issue is holding you back from taking to the air today! Just great, where is your disaster recovery plan? I’m switching to Sunrise, ”one raged.
“No report even after THAT show ends, so we’re through it thinking it’s a temporary outage. Come on channel nine, you can do better than that. Now we have a dull voice telling us about the barrier reef, ”added a second.
“ I’ve been googling since 7am to find out what’s going on with @TheTodayShow after being subjected to Ellen and Sunrise and it takes over an hour to tweet that you have technical issues. . really? a third smoked.
Outrage: A plethora of die-hard Today fans took to social media to share their shock at the last minute, and to complain that the show had been replaced by the Ellen Degeneres show, followed by a ‘boring’ documentary about it. Great Barrier Reef
One fan theorized that the hosts might have gone a little too wild the night before, writing, “ Looks like they were having too much fun opening ‘Hamilton.’ ‘
However, others stood up for the network in the midst of the drama, with one writing, ‘Now that Ellen is done, I’m really enjoying the doco from The Great Barrier Reef. A much better option than Sunrise. ‘
What a bunch of damn whining. FFS. It’s TV. Your life won’t end because channel 9 is full, ‘added another.
Ready to rock! Dickie showed that the entire crew was really in the studio in the midst of the technical drama and later posted a behind-the-scenes video of the gang reading their news bulletins to each other in boredom.
Dickie showed that the entire crew was really in the studio amid the technical faux pas and later posted a behind-the-scenes video of the gang reading their news bulletins to each other in boredom.
“I come in the morning until 8:56 AM, which means it’s news time,” he said behind the camera.
Jayne Azzopardi reacted hilariously: ‘Well Dickie, it depends what you would like to hear today. But I can give you an update on the latest Covid update in Queensland! ‘
Dickie also shared a few fan theories about why the show got canceled on Twitter, with one of them saying, “ No one showed up to do Dickie’s hair. ”
Funny: Jayne Azzopardi reacted hilariously, “Well Dickie, it depends what you’d like to hear today. But I can give you an update on the latest Covid update in Queensland! ‘