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Renee Bargh will co host The Voice alongside Darren McMullen

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Renee Bargh is set to replace Sonia Krusger as host on The Voice alongside Darren McMullen.

The Nine Network has confirmed the news that the U.S. based Extra reporter will join coaches, Kelly Rowland, Guy Sebastian, Delta Goodrem and Boy George on the hit reality-TV show.

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“It’s an absolute dream come true to be heading home to Australia and joining The Voice family,” Renee said in a statement.

“When it comes to entertainment television, it doesn’t get much bigger or more dynamic than The Voice.”

She continued: “I’ve always been a huge fan of the show and am looking forward to meeting the next wave of incredibly talented Aussie artists.”

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Renee Bargh is set to replace Sonia Krusger as host on The Voice alongside Darren McMullen. (Credit: Getty)

Scotsman Darren – who hosted the show from 2012 to 2015 – said he is excited to be returning to the show.

“The seasons that I hosted were the most fun I’ve ever had in television, and I can’t wait to pick up the reigns again to front the biggest show in Australia”.

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Scotsman Darren – who hosted the show from 2012 to 2015 – said he is excited to be returning to the show. (Credit: Getty)

The new hosts were announced after Kruger signed back with Seven late last year. 

The 54-year-old will be hosting amily reality show Mega Mini Golf, judge Australia’s Got Talent: The Champions, play a role in Seven’s Tokyo Games coverage and possibly play a role in Big Brother, which she previously hosted on Nine.

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Kruger took over the hosting reigns of The Voice during the fifth season, following the departure of Darren McMullen.

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