Interesting times in the world of Bake-Off. Late last year, the great Sandi Toksvig revealed she is stepping away from the programme. Today it was announced that her replacement would be Matt Lucas of Little Britain.
On your marks, get set… say hello to the newest member of the Bake Off team – @RealMattLucas! #GBBO pic.twitter.com/MN6lDox94t
— British Bake Off (@BritishBakeOff) March 11, 2020
BREAKING: Matt Lucas has been announced as one of the new hosts of Bake Off, to present alongside Noel Fielding.
Sandi Toksvig is leaving at the end of the celebrity series.
— Scott Bryan (@scottygb) March 11, 2020
mood : pic.twitter.com/P15F164n47
— Matt Lucas (@RealMattLucas) March 11, 2020
So excited to be working with @RealMattLucas, the combination of him and @noelfielding11 , will we stop laughing long enough to get any filming done??!!! 🤣 https://t.co/z7vvsOY4Xp
— Prue Leith (@PrueLeith) March 11, 2020
Lucas is pretty funny but how what kind of dynamic will he have with Noel Fielding? The jury is out on this one.