Gretel has hosted Logie Award winning TV and won a Mo Award for her TV writing but is best known to some as the Host on Big Brother which she did for 7 years.
Many in the television industry consider her Australia’s first lady of reality TV. She was one of Australia’s top voice artists for 17 years, has performed in the legendary musical, The Rocky Horror Show, produced TV packages in Afghanistan, MC’d for troops in Iraq, the Solomon Islands, East Timor and Egypt and directed a documentary on AIDS orphans in Zambia.
Gretel has hosted commercial and ABC radio, travelled to Namibia, Antarctica and Lebanon as a travel writer, worked as a journalist for Australia's major publications, interviewed the gamut from pop icons to pariahs, performed stand-up comedy, written and directed a feature film and written more than twenty books, several of which have been best sellers.
Gretel is the mother of a son and daughter whom she raised on her own.... Read more.