Kyle Sandilands and Jackie O dominate the morning airwaves — they won the best on-air team award at the Australian Commercial Radio Awards on the weekend — and are now set to return to the small screen in a one-off variety show for Channel Seven. A Night With the Stars will be like a ‘best of celebrity news program,’ with Kyle announcing on the radio this morning, “We’re going to look back over the year at the ups and downs — the celebrity hot topics, who’s got married, who’s got divorced, who’s had scandal, who’s had a disastrous year. There will be guests on there; Jackie has kindly decided to step back onto the TV . . .” The radio duo were last on TV together when they hosted Big Brother in 2008, though they’ve both had separate TV projects; Kyle most recently had a judging gig on Australia’s Got Talent.
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It was previously reported that Channel Seven was considering giving Kyle his own talk show — now he’s got his chance, he doesn’t seem to be looking forward to going into production: “I thought it was hard enough getting one but I think it’s harder to make it . . . I should have thought of that before.” A Night With the Stars will film in LA and air on Channel Seven later this year.