Maura Derrane’s replacement has been announced as she revealed she is taking a step back from the Today Show.
Maura, who co-hosts the daytime TV show with Dáithí O Sé has shared that she will be not be hosting the show every day for season nine.
Instead, Dáithí will be joined by Sinéad Kennedy who will be hosting with him on Mondays and Tuesdays.
In a statement Sinéad said; “I’m so excited to be joining Today. Maura, Dáithí and the whole team have been so welcoming and I just can’t wait to get started now.”
“The show is so well-loved and I hope that I can bring something extra this season.”
Dáithí also shared his excitement that she’s joining the team; “We’re really delighted to have Sinéad on board with us. I think she’s made for the show. It’s season nine and it’s a good time to shake things up.”
Maura also added; “After I decided to take a step back this year, I’m thrilled that Sinéad is joining us. She is perfect for the show. It will add another dimension to Today as we head into season nine.”
“We are looking forward to bringing our loyal audience a great mix of entertainment, lots of beauty tips and wellbeing as well as our usual mix of fun again this year.”
The show will be returning on September 21st.