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Gemma Watts is the official “Queen Gronk of the Show”! She’s also a Melbourne based copywriter, who has built up quite the reputation within the beauty industry, writing for many of Australia’s biggest beauty brands. Since 2012 Gem has been a part of Australia’s media landscape, working as a journalist, photographer and MC. In 2016, Gemma launched glowjournal.com, her very own beauty editorial platform!

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Episodes with Gemma^


#902 – Public Holidays, Pimples & Profiteroles

We chat about Public Holidays in Australia, have our beauty questions answered by Gemma Watts, the craziness of 2020, and we read an email from Charlotte.


#886 – Picnics & Hot Chips

Gemma Watts joins us for Weekend Banter with Tully and Jess! We chat about washing masks, what to bring to a picnic, moderating alcohol consumption, getting ready for Christmas and any recommendations for TV shows and movies.


#801 – Spending Sprees & Carnivals

Gem, Pete and Scooter Derek join us for Weekend Banter to chat about Scooter’s recent spending spree, Pete’s standing desk, what Gem’s been up to in iso, strippers and Vegas, carnivals and circus workers, and pronouncing words.


#722 – Amy, Bree, Grace & Gem – 24 Hour Live Stream

Midnight girl chat! Amy, Bree, Grace, and Gem take over the show for a chat about family, motherhood and friendships.


#711 – Best Of 700 Episodes: Day 2

It’s Georgie Boy’s Highlights of the last 700 episodes: Day 2! We look back at some fond memories including the Aussie Bushfire Relief live show with Ryan Shelton, Mr. 97 bleaching his hair, our chat with Zoë Foster Blake and our three way Walkie Talkie experiment!


#709 – The First Hour

The Daily Talk Show Podcast, The Daily Talk Show, Tommy Jackett, Josh Janssen, Melbourne, Podcasters, Mr. 97, 24 Hour, Brad Blanks, Savi Dietitian, Ryan Jon, Sleep, Ramble, Surprise Guest, Pete Murray, Bodhi, Commitment Crew, Cotton On, Merch, Marathon, Meditation,


#698 – Snakes, Surprises & Airbnb Mates

We chat about Shannon’s surprise, Josh’s Airbnb mate, Emma’s snake incident and all the cats in our chat.


#696 – The Stitch-up

We chat about stitching up Mr. 97, Friday Night Drinks plus-ones, getting on Gemma’s Instagram feed, dating, and relationships on a public level.


#686 – Formal

We chat about basil’s pump up, home schooling, our gronk surprise, and the TDTS formal surprise.


#682 – The Daily Talk Show Formal

We chat about Georgie Boy’s Hump Day Replay, Formals and FND Dress-ups, Mr. 97 asking Grace to formal, and we chat to Gemma to confirm the details of this week’s formal.


#674 – Three Strikes

We chat about 97’s pushback, what’s annoying about Tommy and Mr. 97, what 3D-Dyl has been up to, and how everyone is feeling.


#662 – Leather Jackets, Sauna Etiquette & Kick Ons

We chat about PT, sauna etiquette, April fools, vaccinations, getting a good sleep, and our first night of kick ons.


#660 – TikTok Dances & Our Hotline

We chat about environments we’re missing, Bree’s slow carb Instagram account, tomorrow night’s drinks, and we receive a few calls on The Daily Talk Show Hotline.


#657 – Extroverts In Isolation With Gemma Watts

Queen Gronk joins us remotely to chat about what she’s up to, extroversion and isolation, stress and its impact on skin, routine, and what working in the beauty industry is like at the moment.


#650 – A Remote Announcement

We’re joined by some of our VIP Gronks to check in on the toilet paper situation, how everyone is going, some of our favourite sayings, and we have an announcement!


#643 – Virtual Drinks

We’re joined by a bunch of you gronks for virtual Friday night drinks! We chat about tonight’s virtual drinks, mental health during this time, Josh’s new acupuncture mat, and what we’re grateful for.


#610 – Thirst Traps & Impersonations With Gemma Watts

Queen Gronk joins us to chat about giving compliments, impersonations, thirsty photos and gatsbying, and we debrief on what happened in our group chat.


#582 – DJ G Watt

Queen Gronk Gemma Watts joins us for Weekend Banter to chat about Gemma’s recent PR headache, The Royals, time management and tech advances in the beauty space.


#557 – Christmas With The Gronks

Merry Christmas Gronks! Queen Gronk, Tall Gronk and Scooter Derek join us to celebrate an amazing year!


#555 – The Koonung Creek With Queen Gronk

We’re live from the Koonung Creek with Queen Gronk! We chat about Gemma’s quirks, buying a house, and what’s in store for 2020 for Gem!


#539 – Surprising Work Experience Harry

We thought we’d surprise Harry with a special appearance from his favourite guest, the one and only Queen Gronk. We chat about chores, Spotify’s 2019 Wrapped, gauging your clout and Gemma’s gift guide.


#500 – Celebrating 500 Episodes (Live Show)

It’s episode 500! We’re celebrating the episode 500 milestone with you gronks at a live show. We chat about a few confessions of a Gronk, how Mr. 97 went with MCing with Gemma, the testosterone test results, Hayden Dib’s tattoo, and The Daily Talk Show raffle!


#498 – Co-MC Gemma Watts

Gemma Watts is back for Weekend Banter! We chat about episode 500 duties, outfits, bumping into people at shoppo, getting rid of Apple Podcast reviews, and Uber drivers.


#469 – Billy Carts, Siblings & Balanced Eating

It’s Weekend Banter and we’ve got Gemma Watts and Peter Shepherd with us. We chat about the AFL grand final, entering into a billy cart racing event, famous family members and disordered eating.


#433 – Salona On Swan Street

Today we’re live from Salona in Richmond. Inspired by over 50 years of family traditions, Salona serves organic, seasonal and local Greek food.

We’re also joined by Gemma Watts, Peter Shepherd and Scooter Derek to chat about the challenging process of buying footy tickets, Greek culture in Melbourne and what’s the deal with lamb souvlaki in Greece.


#413 – The Bleaching

It’s happening! After getting a haircut at Kings Domain Barber Shop, we headed across the road to the Joey Scandizzo Salon where Australia’s best colourist, Rachel Vitullo, and Queen Gronk, Gemma Watts join us live to run us through how Mr. 97’s hair will be bleached.


#385 – Our First Weekend Banter With The Gronks

Happy Saturday! Welcome to our first Weekend Banter, we’re so excited! We’ve got two of the best gronks around, Gemma Watts and Peter Shepherd, joining us. We loved recording the episode, so we hope you enjoy!


#354 – MECCALAND & Testosterone With Gemma Watts

It’s Fat Fridays and we’re joined by our mate, and now official friend of the show, Gemma Watts. Gem has just got back from dishing out beauty tips and leading panel discussions at this year’s MECCALAND. She also sat down with industry experts to chat about the business of beauty on her podcast, Glow Journal. We dig into Hey Tiger’s new line of ethical chocolate, ‘The Breakfast Range’, cover what MECCALAND was like, Gemma’s child star career and what an official friend of the show entails.


#274 – Gemma’s Not A Munter

On today’s episode of The Daily Talk Show we’re joined by our mate Gemma Watts. Gemma is a Melbourne based copywriter, podcaster and content creator.

We discuss:

– A nostalgic Fat Fridays snack surprise
– A bug in Josh’s code
– The problem with psychologists
– Thinking before you speak
– The illusions of social media
– Keeping up with pop culture
– Spray tans
– Get Hairy February
– Gemma’s ambitious New Year Resolutions
– Crossing the lines with pranks
– Sobriety

#215 – Gemma Watts And Her Empire

Gemma Watts is a Melbourne based copywriter who’s built a name for herself writing for Australia’s biggest beauty brands. Gem has used her extensive knowledge in beauty to power her loyal social media audience; managing to have the best of both worlds — a trusted personal brand and a flourishing client list.

On today’s episode of The Daily Talk Show, Gem talks about her yearly stint at the Logies, the awkwardness of quitting a job, freelance life, plastic surgery, body image and using public transport as her main way to get around.