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Lisa Wilkinson reveals truth about Today feud

The alleged feud was reported on Saturday. Now Lisa has struck back and she’s not happy.
Lisa Wilkinson reveals truth about Today feud

Lisa Wilkinson has responded to rumours of a feud between herself and her Today Show colleague Sylvia Jeffreys.

A piece published in Saturday’s Sydney Morning Heraldreported Lisa and Sylvia “barely speak off camera” making the set of the popular morning show a very uncomfortable place to be.

But Lisa has furiously denied the rift rumours, insisting she and Sylvia are extremely close.

“As you all know, Sylvia and I are great mates and love working together,” Lisa posted on Instagram, next to a selfie of the pair.

“But for some bizarre reason, a journalist at the Sydney Morning Herald decided to report on supposed ‘rumours of a rift’ between us.

“So let me tell you here what I told him – and I quote – ‘complete bullshit!’

“And when I suggested that the source that contacted him with this ‘rumour’ could be someone not happy with @thetodayshow now being the Number One breakfast show in the country, he agreed. But it was printed anyway.

“Sylvia and I couldn’t enjoy working together, be more supportive, or respect each other more. That, in fact, should be the headline! But obviously that sort of good news – or the crazy idea of women supporting women – doesn’t sell newspapers these days.”

Sylvia quickly re-tweeted Lisa’s post with the words: “And that is why I love working with Lisa! Nailed it. See you bright and early.”

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