Laura Csortan

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Laura Csortan
Laura Csortan (6800603059).jpg
Csortan in September 2011
Born (1976-11-09) 9 November 1976 (age 45)
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
OccupationTelevision presenter, model, MC
Years active1996–present

Laura Csortan (born 9 November 1976) is an Australian model, actress and television presenter. She lives between West Hollywood, California and Sydney, New South Wales.

Miss Universe and Miss World[edit]

She was crowned Miss Australia 1997 and represented her country in Miss Universe 1997 (Miss Congeniality, 13th place), and Miss World 1997 (top 10 semi-finalist).[1]

Television career[edit]

From October 2000 until November 2008, she was a host of The Great Outdoors on the Seven Network.[1][2] She formerly also co-hosted the Australian version of Wheel of Fortune, with Larry Emdur.

She also hosted Channel 7's BBC Massive Nature, Racing Today, blooper show Good As Gold and was a panelist on Grand Prix TV. In 2009 Laura was the news reader for Fox Sports News from the National News desk. Laura hosted a Behind the Scenes show for Australia's Got Talent in 2012.[3]

Since 2012, Laura has been a regular on Channel 7's The Morning Show where she hosts Travel Segments and weekly Travel Tips.

Modelling career[edit]

Winner, Miss Universe Australia, Winner, Miss World Australia,

Advertising career[edit]

Laura has appeared in advertising for Qantas Destination Guides,[4]

Master of Ceremonies career[edit]

Laura has performed Internationally as a Master of Ceremonies for the following brands and events: Gday USA for Qantas,[5] Myer fashion launch, Myer Fashions on the field (numerous),[citation needed] Emirates Fashions on the field, Schwarzkopf face of the year, Toyota, Subaru, Mercedes Benz, South Africa tourism, Underdaks hunk of the year search, Master Builders of the year, Wedding awards Bridal show, Ducati events, Good Food expo, Gluten free expo, Business Chicks events,[6]

Charity Affiliations[edit]

Laura has appeared as the face of Ralph Lauren Pink Pony campaign (2 years),[7] RSPCA Set a Sister Free campaign,[8] SunSCHine (Sydney Children's Hospital) Variety Club, Pink Hope (Bright Pink Lipstick Day),[9]

Year Title Role Notes
2000–2006 The Great Outdoors Herself Co-host
2007 BBC Massive Nature Herself Host
2005–2006 Wheel of Fortune Herself Hostess
2007 Good As Gold Herself Blooper Show
2009 Fox Sports News Herself News anchor
2010 20 to 1 Herself Sporty, Rich & Sexy (#9.4)[10]
2012 Australia's Got Talent Herself Host[3]
2013 Celebrity Splash Herself - Contestant [11]
2010 - 2014+ Sunrise and The Morning Show Herself - Panelist The Style Squad, The Dilemma, The Jury
2012 - 2014+ The Morning Show Herself - Host Travel Segments, Weekly Travel Tips


  1. ^ a b Field, Melissa. "The Good Life", The Daily Telegraph, 17 September 2006, URL last accessed 26 November 2006.
  2. ^ Jeffrey, James, "Postcards From the Cutting Edge", The Australian, 18 February 2006.
  3. ^ a b "Laura's got talent". Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  4. ^ "Laura Csortan". Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  5. ^ "Stars turn up for G'Day USA". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  6. ^ "Speakers Profile - Laura Csortan". Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  7. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 27 April 2014. Retrieved 25 April 2014.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  8. ^ "RSPCA Australia". Archived from the original on 25 February 2014. Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  9. ^ "Laura Csortan Puckers Up for Bright Pink Lipstick Day". Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  10. ^ Sporty, Rich & Sexy, retrieved 14 January 2020
  11. ^ "Yahoo Australia | News, email and search". Yahoo Australia | News, email and search. Retrieved 14 January 2020.

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