Phew! Matt Doran was all smiles when he landed in London for an exclusive interview with Adele earlier this month, but found himself in a bind after admitting he wasn’t ready for the reunion.
According to The Daily Telegraph, Channel 7 reporter Matt Doran was suspended for two weeks after admitting to Adele that he had not listened. his last album during an interview with her. Doran flew from Sydney to London on November 4 for the exclusive interview, which Adele reportedly dropped out of after he offended her.
The Daily Telegraph reports that Doran did not ask any questions about Adele’s new album during the interview and admitted to the singer that he had not listened to it after she asked him what he thought about the project.
The network reportedly spent $ 1 million on the package, including the broadcast rights to Oprah Winfrey’s One Night Only concert and interview. Although Adele’s interview was recorded, her label denied Channel 7 the rights to broadcast it.
Doran told The Australian that he is mortified and unequivocally sorry ”after the incident.
“When I sat down to interview Adele, I was completely unaware that a preview of her unreleased album had been emailed to me,” she said. “I have since found out that it was sent to me as an ‘electronic card’ link, which I somehow missed upon landing in London.”
After receiving a backlash from other journalists who accused him of “snubbing” Adele, Doran insisted the comment was just a mistake.
“It was an oversight, but NOT a deliberate snub,” said Doran. “This is the most important email I have ever missed. “I am completely confused. I have begged Sony to publish the interview. “
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