About

Alita Brydon is a media personality and the creator of Bad Dates of Melbourne and Bad Dates of Australia.  Some of Ali’s achievements include:

  • Writing multiple viral stories, including ‘How I got banned from Tinder for being an egg’ and ‘Why I’m quitting Tinder’.
  • Achieving internet icon status by becoming the face of a meme (Shattered by Five Simple Words).
  • Featuring as a Page 3 girl in The Herald Sun.
  • Featuring as the dating app expert on A Current Affair.
  • Out trending the New York Post Emmy Red Carpet coverage.
  • Deemed a ‘National Treasure’ by Bad Dates of Melbourne followers.
  • Stories about and by Ali and Bad Dates of Melbourne have been featured in countless publications in many languages across the world, including by the BBC 3, the Sacramento Kings NBA team, news.com.au, LADbible, The Tasteless Gentleman, Herald Sun, ABC, The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, 3AW, Mamamia, Fox FM and many more.
  • Trained in TV production and radio announcing.

Ali is single and is in a committed relationship with chicken nuggets.