Sunrise host David ‘Kochie’ Koch’s past role on Home and Away has been revealed.
In a segment on the breakfast TV show on Tuesday, the 63-year-old was seen in Summer Bay in a clip from 2007.
In the cameo, Kochie is seen holding a beer and saying ‘yeah sure’.
Star! Sunrise host David Koch’s past role on Home and Away was revealed on Tuesday, with talk he was BANNED after no-one from Sunrise was invited back for 13 years since the episode
The scene prompted a friendly ribbing from his co-stars, Sam Armytage and weatherman Sam Mac.
‘It was a speaking part…It was alright,’ Kochie said, happy to laugh at his short-term turn at acting on the long-running soap.
Kochie even joked he was put up for a Logie nomination that year.
Cameo: ‘It was a speaking part…It was alright,’ Kochie said, clearly laughing at his short-term turn into acting on the long-running soap. He made a cameo on the series in 2007
Co-host Sam Armytage offered her own friendly fire at her co-host: ‘Were you best new talent that year? [at the Logies]’ she said.
During the segment, weatherman Sam Mac was interviewing Home and Away stars Rob Kipa-Williams and Luke Jacobz to promote the soap.
He suggested Kochie’s small-screen misadventure might have been the reason no-one from the Sunrise family has been invited back to the series.
Unimpressed: Co-host Sam Armytage (above) offered her own friendly fire at her co-host: ‘Were you best new talent that year? [at the Logies]’ she said. (R) David Koch
‘It’s been a long time since he made an appearance on the show. No one has been invited to Summer Bay since,’ Sam said, jokingly implying Kochie was the reason.
‘So a 13-year-hiatus and this [the clip of him] might explain why.’
Sam Mac then suggested that a lot of fans were interested in seeing him make an appearance on Home and Away.
Ready to be the show’s newest star? Sam then acted out a small scene alongside Rob (M) and Luke, with it appearing he was campaigning for a role on the show
He then acted out a small scene alongside Rob and Luke.
‘I can be your bae,’ Sam said.
Despite Sam said she ‘wasn’t feeling it’, the segment ended with the two actors joking that Sam Mac would be on the show soon after his audition.
Closer each day! The segment ended with the two actors joking that Sam Mac would be on the show soon after the audition. (from left) Luke Jacobz, Rob Kipa-Williams and Sam