The truth comes out: Lisa Wilkinson (pictured), 62, revealed what REALLY happened the morning after the 2009 Logie Awards when her Today co-host Karl Stefanovic arrived still drunk, on Gus Worland's podcast Not an Overnight Success on Sunday

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Lisa Wilkinson has revealed what actually occurred when Karl Stefanovic arrived to the At this time present nonetheless drunk, the morning after the 2009 Logie Awards. 

Showing on Gus Worland’s podcast Not an In a single day Success on Sunday, Lisa, who has since left the 9 community for Channel Ten, recalled Karl slurring his phrases.

Lisa, 62, admitted that she had no thought whether or not her former co-host Karl, 47, was ‘nonetheless on his approach up the mountain’ or ‘coming down the opposite facet now’.

The truth comes out: Lisa Wilkinson (pictured), 62, revealed what REALLY happened the morning after the 2009 Logie Awards when her Today co-host Karl Stefanovic arrived still drunk, on Gus Worland's podcast Not an Overnight Success on Sunday

The reality comes out: Lisa Wilkinson (pictured), 62, revealed what REALLY occurred the morning after the 2009 Logie Awards when her At this time co-host Karl Stefanovic arrived nonetheless drunk, on Gus Worland’s podcast Not an In a single day Success on Sunday 

In her opening remarks, Lisa revealed that originally she thought she must host the present by herself as ‘nobody had seen Karl’.

The previous journal editor stated that when Karl lastly arrived to the set, he put his hand on hers as if to say ‘I am right here’.

‘With out Karl, every of us may inform who was going to talk now. We may simply really feel one another in our peripheral imaginative and prescient and I may really feel that he was inhaling.’

Not fit for work: Lisa admitted that she had no idea whether her former co-host Karl (pictured the morning after the 2009 Logies), 47, was 'still on his way up the mountain' or 'coming down the other side now'

Not match for work: Lisa admitted that she had no thought whether or not her former co-host Karl (pictured the morning after the 2009 Logies), 47, was ‘nonetheless on his approach up the mountain’ or ‘coming down the opposite facet now’ 

Lisa recalled: 'And it was only through him sadly continuing to try to talk that I could get a reading on where he was. And I think quite literally at that point, we were just a couple of metres from The Summit, and then for the rest of the three-and-a-half hours, we were coming down the other side'

Lisa recalled: ‘And it was solely via him sadly persevering with to attempt to speak that I may get a studying on the place he was. And I believe fairly actually at that time, we have been simply a few metres from The Summit, after which for the remainder of the three-and-a-half hours, we have been coming down the opposite facet’ 

Lisa recalled Karl slurring the phrases ‘nicely good morning to you’ and thought ‘oh my God’. 

She stated with amusing: ‘My first thought was, is he nonetheless on his approach up the mountain or are we coming down the opposite facet now? Or are we sitting on The Summit? I had no clue.

‘And it was solely via him sadly persevering with to attempt to speak that I may get a studying on the place he was. And I believe fairly actually at that time, we have been simply a few metres from The Summit, after which for the remainder of the three-and-a-half hours, we have been coming down the opposite facet.’

Truth comes out: Back in September, Karl revealed on The Hundred with Andy Lee that he was actually drunk - not just hungover - when he arrived to the set

Fact comes out: Again in September, Karl revealed on The Hundred with Andy Lee that he was truly drunk – not simply hungover – when he arrived to the set 

Lisa described Karl as being ‘very humorous that morning’ and stated he saved calling her ‘stunning’ many instances.  

Again in September, Karl revealed on The Hundred with Andy Lee that he was truly drunk – not simply hungover – when he arrived to the set. 

The Channel 9 persona was handed a stack of playing cards containing inquiries to ask the present’s panel of 100 day by day Australians. 

‘Again in 2009, I confirmed as much as work allegedly somewhat tipsy after an enormous evening on the Logies. Do you assume much less of me after this?’ he requested.

Honest: 'Just to pick you on one point, I was not hungover. I was still drunk,' he laughed amid claims he was hungover while hosting Today

Trustworthy: ‘Simply to choose you on one level, I used to be not hungover. I used to be nonetheless drunk,’ he laughed amid claims he was hungover whereas internet hosting At this time

Fifteen per cent of individuals stated that that they had, however comic Tom Walker shortly got here to Karl’s defence. 

‘There’s nothing extra charming than doing a job badly. It is good! Turning up hungover to do your job…’ he argued.

Karl was fast to right the funnyman although, and laughed: ‘Simply to choose you on one level, I used to be not hungover. I used to be nonetheless drunk.’ 

The now well-known At this time episode confirmed Karl slurring his phrases and laughing as Lisa tried to regain management of the scenario. 

Big night: The now famous Today episode showed Karl slurring his words and laughing as his former co-host Lisa tried to regain control of the situation

Massive evening: The now well-known At this time episode confirmed Karl slurring his phrases and laughing as his former co-host Lisa tried to regain management of the scenario

He later apologised for his controversial look, and admitted he was not ‘at my finest’ after an evening of partying on the Logies.  

‘I suppose the very first thing I’ve to say is that sure, it was a really massive Logies evening, most likely too massive,’ he later stated on At this time, as reported by The Sydney Morning Herald in Could 2009.

‘I did not really feel drunk once I awoke the subsequent morning in any other case I’d not have gone on air. I wish to assume that I am skilled sufficient to have made that call.

‘However clearly from the imaginative and prescient that I’ve seen, I wasn’t at my finest and what I wish to do is apologise to anybody on the market who might have, um, you recognize, been offended by my behaviour on Monday morning. So, humble apologies to you all.’   

Hindsight: Karl later apologised for his controversial appearance, and admitted he was not 'at my best' after a night of partying at the Logies. 'I guess the first thing I have to say is that yes, it was a very big Logies night, probably too big,' he later said on Today in May 2009

Hindsight: Karl later apologised for his controversial look, and admitted he was not ‘at my finest’ after an evening of partying on the Logies. ‘I suppose the very first thing I’ve to say is that sure, it was a really massive Logies evening, most likely too massive,’ he later stated on At this time in Could 2009