Alison Hammond will replace Matt Lucas as the new host of The Great British breadjoining Noel Fielding in presenting the long-running competition.
“So happy to welcome @alisonhammond55 to the tent,” Fielding wrote on Instagram. “I’m so excited, we’re working together. We’re going to spend all the time laughing like naughty school kids. The bakers are going to love you pretty much.”
Hammond hosted the British daytime programme This morning Since 2002, the same year I participated Big brother. The TV personality has also appeared in reality shows like I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!And Celebrity Coach JourneyAnd Strictly come dancingAnd Celebrity chefAnd I can see your voice. add them to Great British bread It comes after Lucas announced his departure in December, citing his busy schedule.
Hammond confirmed the news with a post of her own on Instagram, where she talked about a cake that featured small figurines GBBO Team as if they were sports stars being interviewed after a big game. “I am so happy,” she said. “I’m meeting the bakers very soon. I’m joining The Great British Bake Off. I’m so excited.” As for Paul Hollywood and Dame Pro Leith, Hammond joked that the statues judges were “silent.” Check out Fielding and Hammond’s posts below.
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We are delighted to announce that Alison Hammond will be joining forces with Noel Fielding to host the next series of The Great British Bake Off on @Channel4 later this year. We can’t wait! #GBBO pic.twitter.com/KTI57HcNrU
—British Bake Off (British Bake Off) March 17, 2023