Falkiner's big break on Wheel of Fortune came after completing a Bachelor of Media Studies (majoring in journalism) at Macquarie University. In addition to hosting Sydney Weekender, she also hosted Crown Australian Celebrity Poker Challenge. She also worked as a research assistant for Today Tonight.
Sophie also works- as a spokesmodel, having represented Berlei and Wonderbra in Australia and has appeared on the covers of various Australian magazines. She also featured in a series of ads for Neutrogena. Sophie is also an advocate for the online health and wellness market place Inner Origin.
She was married to Tony Thomas and has one daughter Isabella Grace Thomas, born on 28 March 2005 and one son Jack Aston Thomas born on 28 January 2009.
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