Maude Garrett is a sassy and unique TV Presenter, radio host, MC, writer, photobomber, voice actor, music appreciator and video games addict.
In 2013 Maude relocated to Los Angeles to host leading pop culture brand and Australian radio show The Hot Hits, formerly hosted by Andrew Gunsberg. Maude previously hosted national nights and Party People on Southern Cross Austereo.Maude can also be seen regularly on Ten’s brekkie show Wake Up as their US Correspondent.
Maude was a regular guest on ‘Talkin’ Bout Your Generation’ alongside Josh Thomas and together they were a dynamic force on all Gen Y pop culture. She has also made appearances on Channel’s Nine’s ‘Morning Show’, ‘Can of Worms’ and was a regular on Seven’s ‘Weekend Sunrise’ G-Gap segment. Maude was co-host of the 2012 ARIA Awards’ red carpet ceremony, broadcast on Nine’s GO! channel.
Maude’s diverse expertise and interests appeal to a broad range of young people, as she’s a unique blend of geek gaming nerd, outspoken celeb, fashion clothes horse, social media addict and brainiac on everything pop culture. Her ability to glam up, embracing her more feminine side has seen her appear on the editorial pages of various magazines, including in a spread for FHM where she displayed her Chic-Geek Style, as well as a fashion shoot with her cousin Grace for Instyle.
Maude has been a popular writer and contributor in Dolly Girlfriend and Cosmo Magazines, also lending her talents for Shop Til You Drop! and for the energy drink Red Bull for all their gaming content online.
Her multimedia company Geek bomb, established in 2012 promotes her motto, ‘Unleash Your Inner Geek’!, which has a rapidly growing following of 4300 twitter followers, 4600 Facebook likes and over 136,000 YouTube views. Geek Bomb includes interviews with celebrities, well known authors and weekly live streams of the latest in the world of geek!
Maude’s recent endorsement campaigns have included Nintendo, Lipton Ice Tea and American Honey Bourbon. She was also the face of Sydney racing’s ‘Girls Day Out’ for the Australian Turf Club. Maude was host of the worldwide global music festival Stereosonic in 2012 and 2013. She was joined by Glee star Harry Shum Jr in presenting the 2013 festival.
Maude first got her break in TV at Nickelodeon where she hosted four series of Camp Orange (both Logie and Astra nominated). She was host to three Orange Carpets for the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards (interviewing names like Zac Efron, Good Charlotte and even getting slimed by The Veronicas!) She also presented Sarvo & The Go Show with Kyle Linahan.
Since leaving Nickelodeon, Maude hosted Channel Nine’s tech savvy reality games show called ‘The Pursuit’. Given her passion for gaming she has also appeared in numerous TVC’s for Game Play and reviewed Nintendo games for the Nintendo Wii Channel.
Maude is an experienced MC and has hosted events for Girlfriend, Huawei Communications, EA Sports, Warner Bros Entertainment, Cargo Bar Lounge and Nintendo, portraying a refreshingly easy going nature mixed in with her trademark hint of cheekiness!