|Matt Doran Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11 in|
|Date of Birth||December 22, 1983|
Matt Doran is an Australian journalist who is popular among viewers for co-hosting the breakfast television program, Weekend Sunrise with Monique Wright (2019-Present). He has more than 100k followers on Twitter and more than 100k followers on Instagram.
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- Los Angeles, California, United States
- Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Matt graduated from St Kevin’s College with a Victorian Certificate of Education.
He attended Melbourne University and earned his Bachelor of Media and Communications degree (enriched Journalism major) in 2003.
- Mother – Paula Doran
5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm
74 kg or 163 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Matt has dated –
- Justine Schofield (2013-2017)
- Kendall Bora (2019-Present) – Matt and Kendall Bora began dating in 2019 and officially became husband and wife in December 2021. Kendall works as an executive producer on Weekend Today, a breakfast television program on Nine Network which is regularly in competition with Doran’s Weekend Sunrise on Seven Network.
Race / Ethnicity
Matt Doran Facts
- He has reported on natural disasters from all over the world like the Christchurch earthquakes, Christmas Island boat tragedy, the Japanese tsunami, and New Zealand’s Pike River mine explosion, among others.
- In 2021, Matt ruined his meeting with singer Adele by not preparing adequately for his interview to promote her studio album, 30. He subsequently faced severe backlash and received a 2-week suspension from Seven Network. Furthermore, Doran apologized to Adele and her fans on-air for his blunder.
- He launched his production company called Fabled Media in 2015.
- In February 2022, Matt entered a rehab facility to recover from his mental health issues.
- He was awarded ‘Outstanding Television Reporting’ at the United Nations Media Award for his thorough investigation and reporting on the horrors of organ trafficking and child slavery taking place in Asia.
Featured Image by Matt Doran / Facebook