'The Circle' Chrissie Swan tells Julia Morris: 'You'll love the girls'
Published Dec 21 2011, 05:17 GMT | By Kate Goodacre Chrissie Swan
has offered her support to Julia Morris, her rumoured replacement on The Circle
Swan announced last week that she is to leave the Channel Ten daytime show for radio, where she will host Mix FM's breakfast show.
Offering her support to Celebrity Apprentice
winner Morris, she tweeted
: "Gah! Is it true? Taking my spot on The Circle
? I hope so! You'll LOVE those girls. Good luck!"
Morris soon wrote back
saying that the speculation was "all rumours", but added: "Put in a good word for me tho Dahl! (sic)"
A spokesperson for Ten explained that "it's really too early to say" who will replace Swan, but added: "We are certainly looking for another person to sit on the couch with Yumi [Stynes] and Gorgi [Coghlan] in 2012."
The network is also currently searching for hosts for its new flagship morning show Breakfast
, which is due to launch next year. Paul Henry and The Project
's Andrew Rochford are confirmed, but the search for a third co-presenter to join them is reportedly proving difficult
Swan will start her new job on Mix FM on February 6, 2012, taking over from Brigitte Duclos and Anthony 'Lehmo' Lehman.