ITV personalities Bradley Walsh and Holly Willoughby are switching to the Beeb for Christmas on BBC One.
Holly has hosted several shows for ITV, including Surprise, Surprise!, This Morning and Dancing on Ice.
“This Christmas Brad and I are going to be on the telly, on a Saturday night, surprising the nation with Christmas gifts of all shapes and sizes. And I couldn’t be happier! Christmas is without doubt my favourite time of year. Happy Christmas everyone!” – Holly Willoughby
Walsh and Willoughby will be spreading the Christmas cheer as they make wishes come true in a brand new family entertainment show, Take Off With Bradley And Holly on BBC One.
Made by Hungry Bear Media the programme will see the hosts giving lucky studio audience members the chance to win the trip of a lifetime to Lapland. This festive special will be jam packed with incredible surprises, a gaggle of games and much more leading up to a spectacular end of show finale.
Kate Phillips Controller, Entertainment Commissioning, BBC noted that she was ‘thrilled to have Holly and Bradley fronting Take Off for BBC One.’ Adding that it would be a ‘one off special’. Kate also called the duo ‘fantastic, funny hosts’.
Take Off With Bradley And Holly will air on BBC One in an hour-long slot, a broadcast time is yet to be announced.
“Holly and I are going to help people have a wonderful Christmas this year… and we’re going to have a right laugh whilst we do it! I can’t wait to cheer up the nation with Holly at my side. Bring. It. On” – Bradley Walsh