Ben Shephard is to join Sky Sports to present its football coverage. According to the Daily Mirror, Ben will likely present UEFA champions league and some premiership football matches in a deal thought to be worth up to ?495,000-a-year. Sky Sports sources insist Keys is… Read more
ITV has today confirmed the name of their new morning show. ?Daybreak? will launch on 6th September and will emanate from the old London Tonight studio, studio 7 at ?The London Studios? Director of Factual, Daytime and GMTV, Alison Sharman said: “DAYBREAK plays a key… Read more
GMTV presenter Emma Crosby is the latest presenter to be axed from the show. She is being dropped from the morning show as ITV bosses prepare for a relaunch with new presenters Adrian Chiles and Christine Bleakley. An ITV source said: “Emma will be leaving… Read more
Christine Bleakley has signed an exclusive three year deal with ITV. Adrian Chiles and Christine Bleakley will be reunited on ITV’s Breakfast show this September. The BBC had today withdrawn an offer saying: ?Christine is still unable to make a decision and therefore we have… Read more
The BBC has withdrawn an offer to The One Show’s Christine Bleakley. Bleakley, who has always made it clear she would like to work with Chiles again, recently said she was “torn” between the BBC and ITV. The BBC said: “Christine is still unable to… Read more
Andrew Castle has called time on GMTV. He’ll leave in early September. He said “I have had a fantastic 10 years fronting one of the UK’s most watched television programmes, but with all the changes taking place at GMTV I felt it was time for… Read more
Christine Bleakley is set to join ITV in a ?6 million deal, according to the News of the World. Bleakley will front GMTV with her former co-presenter from The One Show, Adrian Chiles. A TV insider told the paper: “This shows how ruthlessly ambitious Christine… Read more
Myleene Klass could be joining Adrian Chiles on the sofa when GMTV relaunches in September. According to The Sunday Mirror, Klass has had two screen tests and GMTV bosses are keen to reunite the pair – Klass and Chiles presented The One Show during 2007…. Read more
Ben Shephard has quit GMTV, according to newspaper reports. Ben, who has been a main presenter on GMTV for the past five years, will stay with the network until the end of the summer. A GMTV source told the ‘Daily Mail’: “Ben has resigned. Obviously,… Read more
BBC’s ‘The One Show’ Presenter, Adrian Chiles has quit the BBC. Chiles, who also presents Match of the Day 2 has signed a four-year-deal with ITV worth around five million pounds. Adrian Chiles will take up the role of GMTV presenter and will front ITV’s… Read more
Eamonn Holmes is set to return to GMTV as part of a massive revamp of the show. According to the ‘Daily Mail’, ITV is hoping to team Eamonn Holmes up with former X Factor presenter, Kate Thornton. Holmes and Thornton will present this Friday’s ‘This… Read more
The Daily Mail is reporting that Penny Smith is to leave GMTV as part of cost cutting measures, while John Stapleton is being moved to a correspondent role, covering major events.
It is understood Penny Smith is going on to present a Radio 2 series later this year on poetry.
She said: “It?s an ideal time for me to say goodbye to early mornings. Now that the format has changed I have taken the plunge and am moving on.”