Larry Emdur

Larry Emdur


12/9/1964, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Larry Emdur


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Since bringing his energetic style and famous smile to the corporate world, Larry Emdur has been in big demand on the circuit. MC-ing seminars, functions and gala dinners for Australia's top corporate clients. His unique "corporate game show" concept has also attracted rave reviews. This coupled with his…more


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  • Trivia

    • Larry often gets 'teased' for being really short.

    • In June 2006, there was an on-air fued between Larry and TV comedy talk show host Rove McManus. It started when Rove teased Larry about his height on Rove's show Rove Live and as revenge Larry made fun of Rove on his show The Wheel Of Fortune. It is now settled between them.

    • Larry and his family are Jewish.

    • Larry wrote, produced, and presented the top rated prime time series The World's Worst Drivers for Channel 9 before his time with Channel Ten.

    • Larry has been the host for The Midday Show, Good Morning Australia, Tonight Live, Sydney Current Affairs, In Melbourne Tonight, and five seasons of the Uncle Toby's Ironman Superseries on Channel Ten.

    • Larry always had a passion for surfing and went to Bondi nearly every day after school.

    • In 2005, the Australian talent show 'Star Struck' was launched. Larry, together with Catriona Rowntree were given the jobs as co-host.

    • Larry has presented on two popular Sydney radio stations; 2UW and later Mix 106.5.

    • Larry has been nominated twice for the People's Choice 'Most Popular Host' award.

    • At the age of 17 Larry became Australia's youngest National News Reader for Channel Seven.

    • Larry struggled in most of his subjects at school and dropped out at the young age of 15.

    • Larry began his career as a copyboy at the Sydney Morning Herald.

    • Larry is famous for being on foiur Australian game shows which are Ca$h Bonanza, Family Double Dare, The Price Is Right and The Wheel Of Fortune.

    • Just two hours after Larry's contract expired with Channel Nine he signed a new contract with Channel Seven.

    • Larry was born and raised in Bondi, Sydney Australia.

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