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Cassandra Thorburn hits back at suggestions she’s looking for love after split with Karl Stefanovic

‘So do I need a man to continue on?’ Cassandra Thorburn snaps on Studio 10 when asked if she wants to find love again… as she insists her ex Karl Stefanovic is ‘still part of their children’s lives’

She’s been at the centre of a bitter high-profile split after her marriage to Today show host Karl Stefanovic collapsed.

But Cassandra Thorburn snapped on Wednesday when Sarah Harris appeared to suggest that she needed to find love again in order to find joy post-divorce.

Appearing on Studio 10, Cassandra was questioned whether she was searching for a new beau, with the 47-year-old shooting back: ‘Do I need a man to be happy?’

Cassandra was appearing on the Network Ten breakfast show to discuss her new children’s book, but it wasn’t long before her famous ex-husband and their relationship breakdown was brought up.

Broaching the topic of what life was like post-divorce for Cassandra, host Sarah Harris stated: ‘It would be tricky being mum and dad for your kids.’

‘But you’re not mum and dad. My children still have a dad – of course they do. I’m not replacing him in that position. He still holds that position.’ 

However, the interview quickly took a turn when Sarah then went on to ask about Cassandra’s dating life.

‘You are a great mum, and I know your life is all about them at the moment, but is the door open to maybe … love again?’ Sarah asked.

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