Meet Our Brand Spankin' New MTV News Team Who Will Be Serving Up Errythang Pop Culture
In the age of the internet, the world is completely saturated with INFO. Some good, some bad, mostly memes, mostly weird.
Today we have announced a new age of MTV News that will bring you all your pop culture and music stories quicker than we ever done before.
Our brand spankin' new segement, MTV News Live, will stream live every Wednesday from 12pm on Facebook covering everything from celeb news, music updates and the weird sh*t we find online. MTV News Live will be hosted by MTV presenter and comedian Sam Taunton and MTV presenter and journalist Lisa Hamilton.
You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll probably angry @ them every now and then but isn't that the spice of life?
In addition to MTV News Live we'll be bringing you daily news bulletins broadcast on-air and online hosted by Lisa and our in our house music guru DJ and writer Flexmami.
So schooch over and let's get to know our MTV News team a lil better...
Bursting onto the scene in the 2015 Triple J RAW Comedy National Final, Sam Taunton received the judges 'Special Mention' award and has since gone on to play venues all over the world. We've welcomed him to the MTV family with open arms and sometimes he tells great jokes to boost morale.
Making a name for herself as a writer, Lisa Hamilton has been producing all the entertainment news stories you love to read over on mtv.com.au. Not one stay behind the camera she is now MTV's go-to celeb interviewer and has been serenaded twice; once by Hanson and the second time by Ansel Elgort. She's thirsty but she gets the work done.
Cutting her teeth in the Australian music scene, Flexmami is a celebrated DJ, host, radio presenter and writer. Flex is a regular presenter on FBi radio, writes music news for MTV online and founded We Snitched.
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