GOOGLEBOX offers up nothing but cracking characters, and Leeds pair Ellie and Izzie Warner are up there with the best. The outspoken duo have been likened to Marmite... But love them or hate them, viewers can't seem to get enough. Who are the Warner sisters? Blonde Ellie and her younger sister, red-headed mum Izzi, are from Leeds. While Ellie still lives at home, where the Gogglebox scenes are filmed, Izzi has her own flat — and says she doesn't like her sister showing up unannounced. Though they're pretty close, Izzi thinks Ellie is disorganised, while Ellie thinks her sister is too bossy. The pair love nothing more than watching telly, though they were recently knocking back cocktails on a joint holiday to Mallorca. Ellie has been asked out by a few male viewers on Twitter who've fallen for her charms on telly but she's yet to respond to any of them. Why are Gogglebox viewers angry at them? The gobby duo caused major Gogglebox controversy last month after making … [Read more...] about Who are Ellie and Izzie on Gogglebox? The Warner sisters from Leeds starring on the Channel 4 show
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GOGGLEBOX continues tonight with our favourite families poised to make us laugh as usual as they watch the tele. Here's what you need to know about Gogglebox's newest stars - the Johnson-Aley family. Who are the Johnson-Aley family? The Johnson-Aleys are made up of dad Vernal, mum Shirley and daughter Olivia. The family are from the Wirral, in Merseyside, near Liverpool. The Johnson-Aleys are clearly wine fans - as they enjoyed a bottle of red during their first appearance on Gogglebox. Where would I remember Olivia Johnson-Aley from? As a student, Olivia enjoyed viral fame - after meeting a legendary American rapper. Coolio, who has sold 17 million records worldwide, bumped into Olivia and her friends at a student night out - and asked to hang out at their house the next night. The former Big Brother star even sang an acoustic version of his hit single Gangsta's Paradise, as one of Olivia's friends played the guitar. Olivia shared the video on her YouTube channel, and it … [Read more...] about Who are the Johnson-Aley family on Gogglebox? Meet Shirley, Vernal and daughter Olivia who star on the Channel 4 show
GOOGLEBOX has lost ANOTHER major star - Chris Butland-Steed. But why has he left the show and who's replacing him? Here's what we know... Why has Chris Butland- Steed left Gogglebox? Chris Butland-Steed has been a firm fixture on Gogglebox since series one, despite splitting up with his on-screen partner Stephen Webb. But the Brighton-based hairdresser's time on the hit Channel 4 show is over. The Sun exclusively revealed the fun-loving regular has been dropped for the new series. Chris has been a favourite with fans and is one of the few people who has appeared in the series since it first started five years ago. But he has fallen out with ex-lover Stephen Webb who appeared with him on the sofa at Chris’s home in Hove, West Sussex. Who is replacing Chris? Stephen is now joined on the sofa by his mum Pat. A show source told us: “It is a big move by the producers. “Chris is the biggest star to leave the show since Scarlett Moffatt. “Stephen has sorted out a deal … [Read more...] about Why isn’t Chris Butland-Steed on Gogglebox anymore and who’s Stephen Webb’s new partner Pat on the Channel 4 show?
Channel 4 has insisted the judges and hosts of ‘The Great British Bake Off’ gave “significant” donations to Stand Up To Cancer, after it was claimed they were paid to film the recent charity specials. The Sun claimed Paul Hollywood received as much as £117,500 to judge the five episodes, which featured celebrities showing off their baking skills to raise money for the charity. However, bosses have spoken out to clarify the report, insisting all money raised from the show went directly to Stand Up To Cancer. Furthermore, they pointed out that appearing in the charity episodes forms part of the team’s regular contracts, adding that Paul and his co-stars Prue Leith, Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig would still have donated part of their fee. “Our aim is to raise as much money as possible for Stand Up To Cancer and 100% of the money raised goes directly to the charity,” a spokesperson said in a statement … [Read more...] about ‘Great British Bake Off’: Channel 4 Responds To Claims Judges And Hosts Were Paid For Charity Specials
TV'S Chatty Man, Alan Carr, is back with a hilarious new game show featuring celebrity guests. Here's the lowdown on I Don't Like Mondays... When does I Don't Like Mondays start on Channel 4? I Don't Like Mondays kicks offf on Friday April 6 at 8pm on Channel 4. The series takes the form of three hour-long episodes. Episode 1 goes head to head with EastEnders which airs at the same time on BBC One and Coronation Street on ITV. Viewers will be able to catch up online with Channel 4 on demand. What's I Don't Like Mondays about? I Don't Like Mondays is a comedy game show hosted by comedian and chat show host Alan Carr. Everyone in the audience arrives with a letter of resignation and in the end one lucky contestant will resign live on air. With the help of celebrity guests and hilarious games, Alan will whittle down the competition. The winner will receive a cash prize that is equivalent to a year's salary. Who's in the lineup of I Don't Like Mondays? I Don't Like … [Read more...] about What time does I Don’t Like Mondays start on Channel 4 tonight, what is the Alan Carr show about and who’s in the lineup?