It's not clear what's next - his career over and his name to be listed on the sex offender's register. Police raid A Current Affair offices in Willoughby and his home in Alexandria.
Mc Cormack is charged that evening with one count of using a carriage service to transmit, publish or promote child pornography.
Paparazzi even crashed into his car as they tailed him.
'He ruminated quite a lot, putting himself back in his adolescence'.
Hours after the call, the lawyer and a bailed Mc Cormack were walking free from Redfern Police Station - and into a media squall.
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About a month later, about 7.30am on April 6, Mc Cormack was driving down Driver Avenue in Moore Park when he was pulled over by police.
The teacher, then 27, and the Nine Network personality, 43, met over Skype instant messenger on April 30, 2015, court documents for Mc Cormack revealed.