Alison Hammond is about to be named the brand new co-host of ‘Nice British Bake Off’.
The ‘This Morning’ star would be the first non-white presenter or choose within the programme’s 14-year historical past when she is unveiled because the alternative for departing host Matt Lucas.
A supply informed the Each day Mirror newspaper: “Alison is a good selection. She’s going to carry heat and humour to the tent in spades. We’re laughing simply serious about it.”
The 48-year-old presenter – who shot to fame when she appeared on ‘Movie star Huge Brother’ in 2002 however was the second individual to be evicted from the well-known home – beforehand competed on the superstar model of the present in 2020 alongside James Blunt, Joe Sugg and Alex Jones.
She mentioned on the programme: “I do suppose that good meals and good baking comes from the guts – and I’ve obtained quite a lot of coronary heart.”
And whereas her biscuit problem was a catastrophe, Alison proved she is aware of her method across the kitchen with the chocolate brownies she introduced to judges Paul Hollywood and Dame Prue Leith.
She informed them: “I like chocolate brownies. Any time I am going out and about, attempt a brownie, it by no means compares to my brownies. I do know that sounds actually large headed…
“Oh my god, that is simply going so properly. Issues are simply working so easy for me, that is truly boring TV. I’m actually a pure baker – and a pure eater as properly.”
Prue lately admitted she is “actually unhappy” to see Matt say goodbye to the present as a result of she liked his presenting partnership with Noel Fielding, however can perceive why he wished to maneuver on.
She mentioned: “I am actually unhappy as a result of I like the man. He is such enjoyable and he obtained on so properly with Noel [Fielding].
“They had been simply good. However I do perceive why.
“If [you’re] near Matt, you do know that he by no means stops working and he has so many initiatives and folks preserve asking him to do issues and he loves theatre… he completely loves that sort of present.
“And you’ll’t decide to it in case you’re on ‘Bake Off’, as a result of we movie that each one summer time. So I feel he thought three years is sufficient. However I feel he liked it and we’re actually sorry.”