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Sofie Formica

Sofie Formica began her television career on local Queensland television at the age of 14. She appeared on the children's shows “Wombat”, “Saturday Disney” and “Now You See It”. Sofie is also an original member of the “The Great Outdoors”...

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Sofie Formica's Biography

Sofie Formica began her television career on local Queensland television at the age of 14. She appeared on the children's shows “Wombat”, “Saturday Disney” and “Now You See It”. Sofie is also an original member of the “The Great Outdoors” team. She has also hosted and presented awards at various award nights including the “Australian Fashion Awards” and “Peoples Choice Awards” and appearing on numerous game shows and specials like “The Main Event” for the Seven Network.
After two successful years, she decided to move to Los Angeles to work for NBC/Time Telepictures as a reporter on “EXTRA”, a national entertainment magazine show. During this time Sofie interviewed many Hollywood celebrities including Bruce Willis, Meg Ryan, Nicole Kidman and the cast of Friends.
In 1996, Sofie Formica became the host of “The Web”, a magazine style program about the internet culture. The success of this show, seen in over 18 countries, led to her also hosting their nationally syndicated program “TV.com” with Ron Reagan Jnr.
With her profile rising, Sofie was hand-picked by Oprah Winfrey in 1999 and appeared with Oprah in a 13 part series “OPRAH GOES ONLINE” for her Oxygen network.
Sofie Formica took a hiatus from the industry returning to Australia with husband, Scott, to raise their 5 year old twins, Jack and Jessica and a 3 year old daughter Emily.
Sofie Formica has returned to her television career in Australia and is now the host of "The Great South-East" for Channel Seven. Since taking over the role Sofie has taken the Show to wonderful rating success in Queensland and has cemented herself as one of the most popular presenters in that State. Sofie is kept busy with her corporate Master of Ceremonies work also!