GREG EVANS

GREG EVANS

Greg Evans has an extensive and unique place in the history of Australian Media.

Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Greg Evans has an extensive and unique place in the history of Australian Media. His TV biography includes the hosting of the extremely successful ‘Perfect Match’ dating show, ‘The Midday Show’ and last year The Real Estate Show.

He is also associated with many radio networks around Australia, and is the presenting ‘face’ associated with high profile businesses including Coffey Ford in Dandenong, Cartridge World, Melways Directories… and Nature B. Greg Evans is also currently hosting major corporate and private functions, presenting corporate profiles and voicing mainstream media advertising.

Greg is one of Australia’s premier hosts, and is available for the following: TV hosting Radio presentation Corporate function hosting Corporate Endorsement Advertising Voice Overs Promotional Events Wedding hosting.

BIOGRAPHY!
It's not often that history is re-written. Greg Evans has done it twice in two mediums, Television and Radio.
The highly popular Television personality is best known as host of Perfect Match, the show that re-wrote the ratings history books, achieving an unbeatable 39 rating in the 5.30pm slot. The hilarious TV dating show ran from 1984-1989, took a break in 1990 and returned in 1991 as Blind Date, with Evans again at the helm.
Greg hosted over 1,400 episodes of the show earning himself nominations for TV Weeks Gold Logies as Australia's Most Popular celebrity on 3 occasions and making him a household name.
 
Greg began his career in radio and also scored in the ratings stakes. For his radio success, Greg was awarded the TV Week Rock Awards 'Most Popular DJ Award' for 6 consecutive years (the only 6 ever awarded) 1978-1983 inclusive.During this time he hosted the drive time programme on 3XY.
 
Greg is also highly visible in his work for charity. In 1993 he was voted Chairman of The Variety Club of Australia-Victorian Region, and has spent many years helping Australia's Sick & Underprivileged Kids.
In 1992, Greg returned to radio to team up with sporting personality, Sam Newman, to guest host Melbourne's No. 1 breakfast talk back radio show on 3AW.
 
In February 1994, Greg was invited to host the drive time (3pm-7pm) on 104.3 GOLD FM.
 
In 1996, Greg teamed up with sporting identity Dermott Brereton for the all important breakfast program on GOLD FM. With Greg and Dermie at the helm, the Evans & Co Breakfast show reached number one FM breakfast show in Melbourne mid 1996.
 
1997 saw Greg return to Network Ten to host 'Monday to Friday,' along with Lady Joan Hardy. As well as this daily national television program, Greg also hosted the Evans and Co. Midday Show for radio Gold FM five days a week and completed 197 shows each with a high profile celebrity guest from Australia and Overseas.
1998 saw Greg continue many freelance media duties including a guest acting role in the movie "The Craic," released in April '99.
 
In February 1999 Greg joined Melbourne Talk Radio Station 3AK. During this time he hosted breakfast, morning and afternoon programs. His programs were a lively mix of interviews, news and music.
At the end of 2002, Greg concluded his 4 year association with 3AK. 2003 saw Greg back hosting a new series of television shows for Renaissance TV as well as being highly visual in the advertising world for Coffey Ford and Cartridge World.
 
In 2005 Greg joined the easy music team at Radio 3MP in Melbourne and hosted the afternoon drive show until April 2006. He now hosts various shows on the station and is involved with promotions such as 3mp Easy Trivia. This is an on the road show presented at RSL clubs around Melbourne.
Greg continues to support many charity events and regularly appears as a guest on Australian television and radio programs.
 

 


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