The incident was not telecast on Network Ten, and it was unclear how many of the 10, people, including young music fans, who were at the Acer Arena in Sydney on Sunday night saw it. Whitehead, who has hosted Ten's Video Hits for two years, was on-stage presenting an award to hip-hop outfit Hilltop Hoods with radio jock Jabba, when he exposed himself. While the Australian Idol finalist couldn't be contacted on Monday for comment, a Ten spokeswoman said the stunt was unacceptable. The year-old Victorian's former Video Hits co-host Kelly Cavuoto was dropped from the program following a drunken outburst at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards.
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He's the former Australian Idol contestant who went on to host Video Hits but was cut for exposing himself and simulating masturbation on a trophy at the ARIAs. The singer and actor was promoting his upcoming stint as hosting Channel 7's new game show, The Wall. At first reluctant to talk about exposing himself - despite each of the radio presenters probing him - Axle softened. Axle and his former girlfriend arriving at the ARIAs - the event that saw the actor simulate masturbation on a trophy and consequently lose his hosting job on Video Hits. Axle was unsuccessful in the debut Idol season in , and went on to host Video Hits on Channel Ten. However, his Australian television career went balls-up when he exposed his genitals at the ARIAs.