Fans love The Bachelorette Australia star for being a self-confessed “bogan.”
Soph finally settled on a $1 million package for the nine-week gig after several heated discussions.
It’s believed producers are worried as she has next to no experience with a live autocue.
As part of her contract, Soph requested her “team” be flown to Spain – including hair and makeup, and her young gofer.
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Not forgetting millionaire boyfriend Stu Laundy, she demanded his return airfares be covered, too – but the network was having none of it!
Speaking about her new gig, the 37-year-old recently told OK! magazine she couldn’t wait to host the dating show.
“I’m super excited,” she said, before revealing Stu “will definitely visit.”
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