Karl Stefanovic walked off the set after weatherman Tim Davies scared him during Tuesday’s live broadcast of the Today show.
The 47-year-old was interviewing snake wrangler Stuart McKenzie when his co-host Allison Langdon revealed he was terrified of the reptile.
After the segment ended, weatherman Tim Davies crept up on Karl and gave him the fright of his life.
Not impressed: Today show host Karl Stefanovic WALKED OFF the set after weatherman Tim Davies crept up on him during a live broadcast on Tuesday
A startled Karl yelled before walking off the set as his co-stars burst into laughter.
‘That’s the best. He is proper mad with you Tim,’ Allison said while in hysterics.
‘You need to note the moment that the team fell apart,’ she joked as Karl continued leaving the studio.
‘I’ve never actually seen that look in his eyes before,’ Tim admitted.
Surprise! Karl was interviewing snake wrangler Stuart McKenzie when his co-host Ally said he was terrified of the reptile. After the segment ended, weatherman Tim crept up on Karl and gave him the fright of his life
Allison responded: ‘You can’t do that when he is talking about snakes, he has a real issue with them.’
It comes after Karl experienced a very awkward encounter on live television last week.
The 47-year-old had his improvisation skills put to the test after his earpiece stopped working.
Not happy: A startled Karl yelled before walking off the set as his co-stars burst into laughter
After presenting his segment, newsreader Alex Cullen noticed something was not right and asked Karl: ‘Karl,you OK over there?’
Karl then revealed he had to wear bright pink headphones because his earpiece had stopped working.
‘I have a few issues this morning just from a technological point of view and my mind is really not working,’ he said before joking he was trying to ‘listen to the races’.
‘That’s the best. He is proper mad with you Tim,’ Allison said while in hysterics