Steinfort goes to 60 Minutes

By Jonas Lopez in Media News on

Tom Steinfort (photo source: TV Tonight)Tom Steinfort is now joining investigative show 60 Minutes, effective today.

The Nine mainstay tweeted that he stepped down from Weekend Today to be part of the 60 Minutes team, especially alongside his predecessor as Weekend Today co-host, Peter Stefanovic.

“Excited to be reporting for the network’s flagship current affairs program as it heads into its historic 40th year on Australian television!” his Tweet read.

60 Minutes reporter Allison Langdon has been pencilled in to succeed Steinfort on Weekend Today.

Steinfort joined Nine in 2007, earning his experience across shows such as A Current Affair and Inside Story. He is also a Melbourne Press Club Young Journalist of the Year Awardee and Walkley nominee.

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