He give up his position as an announcer on Hit104.7 Canberra’s afternoon present in February.
And Bryce Ruthven is now again within the media trade after just lately signing a contract with podcasting firm Podshape.
His first project for the model is a podcast together with his ‘spouse’ Melissa Rawson all about their life post-MAFS, aptly title What Occurs After.
Coming quickly: Bryce Ruthven has simply landed his first post-Married At First Sight gig: a podcast together with his ‘spouse’ and co-star Melissa Rawson [couple pictured] known as What Occurs After
A two minute trailer for the Podshape unique was launched final week.
Within the trailer, the couple speak about their time on 9’s hit actuality collection, in addition to what’s occurred to them for the reason that cameras stopped rolling.
‘The dangerous issues have undoubtedly been the trolls, and the lack of awareness round our relationship,’ says Melissa.
Bryce even alludes to marriage for the pair – and kids.
‘I believe it is about time we make it authorized sooner or later within the close to future,’ he says, including: ‘I want to have children. I am not getting any youthful.’
‘That can be an attention-grabbing matter to debate!’ provides Melissa.
What Occurs After launches on Tuesday, Might 4, and can run for 10 episodes.
Origin story: Within the trailer, the couple speak about their time on the Channel 9 hit actuality collection, in addition to what’s occurred since leaving MAFS
It comes after a newsreader for KIIS 101.1 Melbourne claimed Bryce already had a foul fame within the radio trade earlier than he emerged because the ‘villain’ of this 12 months’s season of Married At First Sight – and this may increasingly forestall him from getting one other job.
Sacha Barbour, who delivers information bulletins for the Jase & PJ breakfast present, hinted throughout a podcast on April 16 that she’d heard rumours about Ruthven, 31, that put her off working with him once more.
Ms Barbour didn’t specify what she’d heard in regards to the former Canberra hit104.7 afternoons host, however mentioned it was sufficient for her to be relieved that Ruthven wasn’t becoming a member of KIIS 101.1.
For his half, Ruthven says he and Barbour barely know one another, and that her claims are simply one other instance of individuals within the media making an attempt to tug him down.
Rumours: A newsreader for KIIS 101.1 Melbourne has claimed Bryce Ruthven (pictured) already had a foul fame within the radio trade earlier than he emerged because the ‘villain’ of this 12 months’s season of Married At First Sight – and this may increasingly forestall him from getting one other job
She made the feedback after KIIS 101.1 content material director ‘Chatty Tony’ Aldridge claimed Ruthven had requested him about job alternatives on the station. (Ruthven claims he didn’t search employment.)
Mr Aldridge mentioned he expressed reservation about hiring Ruthven given his dangerous fame from MAFS, however claimed the principle purpose he could not supply him any work was as a result of there weren’t any vacancies for DJs.
This prompted Ms Barbour to answer: ‘I do know issues about him however I am clearly not going to say them as a result of that is very unprofessional.’
‘However sure, I am glad that perhaps there is not a place [at KIIS 101.1] for him in the meanwhile,’ she added.
Claims: Sacha Barbour (pictured), who delivers information bulletins for the Jase & PJ breakfast present, hinted on April 16 she’d heard rumours about Ruthven, 31, that put her off working with him
When contacted for remark by Each day Mail Australia, Ruthven confirmed he had spoken to Mr Aldridge, however mentioned it ‘wasn’t a few job’.
‘Tony was variety sufficient to unencumber a while and supply some recommendation on how I can transfer ahead in radio from my portrayal on MAFS,’ he mentioned on Monday.
As for Ms Barbour claiming she was glad he wasn’t becoming a member of KIIS 101.1, Ruthven mentioned they barely knew one another.
‘I labored in the identical constructing as Sacha in Sydney for about 9 months and by no means as soon as did she ever have a dialog with me,’ he mentioned.
‘I discover it attention-grabbing she “is aware of issues” about me when she did not [make] any try and get to know a fellow work colleague. I did not know who she was till the tip of my stint there.’
He continued: ‘It is disappointing that media personalities try and carry down others of their trade as an alternative of supporting one another – significantly when they do not know the very first thing in regards to the particular person they’re making feedback about.
‘I labored carefully with Jonesy and Amanda, not Sacha, and I imagine they’ve described the alternative to what Sacha’s feedback painting.’
On the lookout for work: She made the feedback after KIIS 101.1 content material director ‘Chatty Tony’ Aldridge (pictured) claimed Ruthven had requested him about job alternatives on the station
In the meantime, it is no secret the outspoken MAFS groom has ruffled feathers within the office prior to now.
Considered one of his former colleagues at Canberra hit104.7, radio announcer Jason Roses, infamously threw him below the bus on MAFS by revealing he had a ‘secret girlfriend’ exterior the experiment.
Mr Roses then sensationally introduced the pair have been now not mates.
WSFM host Amanda Keller has additionally mentioned she disliked Ruthven’s blokey bond along with her co-anchor Brendan ‘Jonesy’ Jones when he was a studio producer for his or her breakfast present for 9 months.
Nevertheless, Jonesy and Amanda have additionally mentioned good issues about Ruthven on air, and imagine his unfavorable portrayal on MAFS was not less than partially the results of a foul edit.
Pictured: KIIS 101.1 hosts Jason ‘Jase’ Hawkins (left) and Polly ‘PJ’ Harding (proper)
Ruthven is hoping to return to broadcasting following his divisive portrayal on Married At First Sight, and already has some high-profile backers within the trade.
He just lately struck up a friendship with Kyle Sandilands, the host of Sydney’s hottest FM breakfast present on KIIS 106.5.
Sandilands, 49, has even described Ruthven on air as a youthful model of himself.
His final common radio job was internet hosting the afternoon shifts and weekend breakfast for Hit104.7 with Ellie Mobbs and Jason Roses.
Earlier than shifting to Canberra, Ruthven had been the studio producer for WSFM’s Jonesy and Amanda for lower than a 12 months.
His partnership with Melissa Rawson on MAFS was controversial to say the least, with viewers accusing him of gaslighting and manipulating his on-screen spouse.
However regardless of their tumultuous journey in 9’s social experiment, the couple are nonetheless collectively months after filming wrapped.
Divisive: Ruthven’s partnership with Melissa Rawson (left) on MAFS was controversial to say the least, with viewers accusing him of gaslighting and manipulating his on-screen spouse