Sonia Kruger is horrified by archive footage of herself hosting a weather report in the year 2000 – About Your Online Magazine


‘I look like my mother!’ Sonia Kruger is horrified by the archive footage of herself presenting a weather report in 2000 – and she looks younger now than she did 21 years ago

She has been one of Australia’s most popular TV stars for nearly three decades.

But Sonia Kruger was horrified after watching archival footage of herself hosting a weather report in 2000.

The 55-year-old woman was shocked by her appearance in the video, which consisted of short blond hair and minimal makeup.

'I look like my mother!' Sonia Kruger (pictured) was horrified by archival footage of herself hosting a weather report in 2000

‘I look like my mother!’ Sonia Kruger (pictured) was horrified by archival footage of herself hosting a weather report in 2000

‘Oh my God. That’s scary, ‘she said in The show Anj, Rob and Robbo.

She added: ‘It looks like my mother! Why do I look like my mom 20 years ago? I do not understand.’

During her long career, Sonia has become a queen of style and regularly promotes her love of health and fitness.

She became a household name after being cast in the popular film Strictly Ballroom in 1992.

Backspace: the 55-year-old woman was shocked by her appearance in the video, which consisted of short blond hair and minimal makeup

Backspace: the 55-year-old woman was shocked by her appearance in the video, which consisted of short blond hair and minimal makeup

Earlier this month, Sonia revealed how she got a show as the iconic character Tina Sparkle.

Speaking for The Daily Telegraph, the beautiful blonde admitted that she was supposed to be an ‘extra dancer’, but she was an ambitious girl who ‘wanted more.

Sonia said she knocked on casting director Faith Martin.

Icon of style: during her long career, Sonia became a kind of queen of style and regularly promotes her love for health and fitness

Icon of style: during her long career, Sonia became a kind of queen of style and regularly promotes her love for health and fitness

Sonia then told Faith that she was a professional dancer who aspired to have a speaking role in the film as well.

Faith went on to tell a young Sonia about the role of Tina Sparkle, which seemed to pique her interest, however, the team would not be cast for another year.

Despite losing hope, Sonia said: ‘But surely, a year later, she called me and asked me to audition for Baz and that was it. I got the role, ‘she added.

Setback: She became a household name after being cast in the popular film Strictly Ballroom in 1992. Actor John Hannan and Sonia Kruger portrayed

Setback: She became a household name after being cast in the popular film Strictly Ballroom in 1992. Actor John Hannan and Sonia Kruger portrayed

Paula Fonseca