Quiz bosses do the dirty on Brad
ludicrous to a question I can sometimes start laughing so much I won’t be able to ask any more questions at speed. I have to stop and gather myself.
“Then the adjudicator and lawyer have to come on to the floor and take the exact timing we were at. “Then we have to start again. Thankfully that rarely happens. The problem is I never see the questions beforehand, so I’m playing along with everyone else.”
Telly favourite Bradley has helped to make The Chase a massive hit for ITV.
It pulls in up to five million viewers every weekday in its teatime slot, making it one of the most successful daytime shows of all time. The format has also been sold around the world with versions in China, Germany, Australia, Israel and the US. Bradley is reportedly set to join Doctor Who as the new assistant, but he has vowed to continue fronting The Chase for as long as viewers want him in the role.
He said: “I’ll do it for as long as the public want me. I’m happy to do it because it’s a great show. We have such a laugh. It’s a joy.”
Spin-off programme The Family Chase is currently being shown on Saturday nights.
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