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Karl Stefanovic not following Lisa Wilkinson on Instagram

They were once Australia’s most loved breakfast show co-hosts, known for their on-screen chemistry.

But the seemingly unbreakable camaraderie between Karl Stefanovic, 43, and Lisa Wilkinson, 58, appears to be a thing of the past- with fans this week noticing that Karl doesn’t follow Lisa on Instagram. 

The revelation may come as a surprise to fans of the pair, given that they co-hosted Today for a whopping 10 years.

Are they at war? The seemingly unbreakable camaraderie between Karl Stefanovic, 43, and Lisa Wilkinson, 58, appears to be a thing of the past- with fans this week noticing that Karl doesn't follow Lisa on Instagram

Are they at war? The seemingly unbreakable camaraderie between Karl Stefanovic, 43, and Lisa Wilkinson, 58, appears to be a thing of the past- with fans this week noticing that Karl doesn’t follow Lisa on Instagram

In a bizarre twist, former Today host Lisa still follows Karl on Instagram. 

Meanwhile, Karl has become more active on social media in recent months, having recently shared several photos of himself modelling strange outfits.  

The long-term pals have been noticeably absent from each other’s social gatherings since last year, with Lisa being conspicuously absent from Karl’s rumoured engagement party over the weekend. 

Strange: The revelation may come as a surprise to fans of the pair, given that they co-hosted Today for a whopping 10 years

Strange: The revelation may come as a surprise to fans of the pair, given that they co-hosted Today for a whopping 10 years

Intriguing: In a bizarre twist, former Today host Lisa still follows Karl on Instagram

Intriguing: In a bizarre twist, former Today host Lisa still follows Karl on Instagram

Invitation lost in the mail? The long-term pals have been noticeably absent from each other's social gatherings since last year, with Lisa being conspicuously absent from Karl's rumoured engagement party over the weekend

Invitation lost in the mail? The long-term pals have been noticeably absent from each other’s social gatherings since last year, with Lisa being conspicuously absent from Karl’s rumoured engagement party over the weekend

Insta-model: Karl has become more active on social media in recent months, having recently shared several photos of himself modelling strange outfits

Insta-model: Karl has become more active on social media in recent months, having recently shared several photos of himself modelling strange outfits

Lisa also failed to attend Karl’s 43rd birthday bash in August last year. 

While a slew of high profile media personalities including Today’s Sylvia Jeffreys were spotted at the event, Lisa decided to spend her evening at the cinema with her daughter Billi and Billi’s boyfriend Ollie. 

Billi took to Instagram that night with a picture of the trio enjoying their outing, alongside the caption: ‘Best Saturday night’s are at the movies.’ 

Where was Lisa? The long-term pals have been noticeably absent from each other's social gatherings, with Lisa failing to attend Karl's 43rd birthday bash in August last year (Pictured: Sylvia Jeffreys, Karl Stefanovic and Peter Stefanovic during the party)

Where was Lisa? The long-term pals have been noticeably absent from each other’s social gatherings, with Lisa failing to attend Karl’s 43rd birthday bash in August last year (Pictured: Sylvia Jeffreys, Karl Stefanovic and Peter Stefanovic during the party)

Other plans? While a slew of high profile media personalities including Today's Sylvia Jeffreys were spotted at the event, Lisa decided to spend her evening at the cinema with her daughter Billi and Billi's boyfriend Ollie

Other plans? While a slew of high profile media personalities including Today’s Sylvia Jeffreys were spotted at the event, Lisa decided to spend her evening at the cinema with her daughter Billi and Billi’s boyfriend Ollie

Channel Nine have since confirmed that Lisa did not attend Karl’s birthday.  

In October it was Karl’s turn to be mysteriously absent from a major milestone in the life of his co-star. 

While Lisa renewed her vows to husband Pete FitzSimons in front of a cheering crowd, Karl was noticeably missing from the action.  

In attendance were Today stars and Channel Nine personalities including Karl’s brother and sister-in-law, Peter Stefanovic and Sylvia Jeffreys, as well as Richard Wilkins.

Returning the favour? In October it was Karl's turn to be mysteriously absent from a major milestone in the life of his co-star

Returning the favour? In October it was Karl’s turn to be mysteriously absent from a major milestone in the life of his co-star

No-show: While Lisa renewed her vows to husband Pete FitzSimons in front of a cheering crowd, Karl was noticeably missing from the action

No-show: While Lisa renewed her vows to husband Pete FitzSimons in front of a cheering crowd, Karl was noticeably missing from the action

A representative has since confirmed:  ‘Karl didn’t attend Lisa’s vow renewals as he is on annual leave overseas.’

Meanwhile, speculation has been growing that Lisa was unhappy about carrying Today amid the controversy surrounding Karl’s recent split from wife Cassandra Thorburn –  who Lisa has known for over a decade. 

According to media commentator Peter Ford, Lisa was the glue that held the Today show together when Karl became ‘a turn off’ for female viewers.

'She was keeping it all together and was kind of carrying him': Meanwhile, speculation has been growing that Lisa was unhappy about carrying Today amid the controversy surrounding Karl's recent split from wife Cassandra Thorburn- who Lisa has known for over a decade

‘She was keeping it all together and was kind of carrying him’: Meanwhile, speculation has been growing that Lisa was unhappy about carrying Today amid the controversy surrounding Karl’s recent split from wife Cassandra Thorburn- who Lisa has known for over a decade

Wilkinson had seen ‘secret market research’ that showed she was the popular morning show’s biggest asset, he told Kyle and Jackie O recently. 

‘Karl had become… a bit of a turn off for women, and she was keeping it all together and was kind of carrying him,’ Ford said.

Earlier this week, Lisa quit Today after Channel Nine were unable to match her salary to that of co-star Karl, who is believed to be earning close to $3 million a year.

Karl addressed his former co-host’s sudden departure with a rather odd tribute, crediting the veteran journalist with her ability to perform housework before coming to work.  



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