The Great British Bake Judge Prue Leith made a confession about Noel Fielding after Matt Lucas exited the show.
the previous Little Britain The star announced he was leaving his role as co-host earlier this month, and Pro revealed she wanted to replace him with “someone I’d heard of” – admitting she didn’t know who Noel was before he joined the Channel 4 show in 2017.
“I don’t know anything about young comedians. I had never heard of Noel Fielding until I met him,” she said. Welcome!. “I’d like someone to hear about it [to replace Matt]. I love them but the truth is, I didn’t get Matt and Noel’s jokes anyway.”
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Pro, who joined undo In the same year as Noel, she recently expressed her sadness at Matt’s departure at an encore The one showsaying, “I’m really sad because I love the guy. He’s so much fun and he got on so well with Noel. They were just great.”
“But I understand why. So [you’re] Close to Matt, you know he never stops working and he’s got loads of projects and people are constantly asking him to do things and he loves theater…he absolutely loves that kind of show.
“You can’t abide by it if you’re subscribed undo‘Cause we’ve been shooting that all summer. So I think he thinks three years is enough. But I think he loved it and we’re really sorry.”
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Upon announcing his departure, Matt says it was a “delicious experience”, before thanking him undo team and wishing his successor “all the best”.
His replacement has yet to be revealed, but comedian and bookie favorite Joe Lysette recently ruled himself out of the race, leaving the field wide open.
The Great British Bake It broadcasts on Channel 4 in the UK. In the United States, it is known as The Great British Baking Showand streamed on Netflix.
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