Like many before him, McIntyre is making the leap from stand-up comedy – via a judging stint on Britain’s Got Talent – to interviewing.
He’s going bold with Lord Sugar, Lily Allen and chat show pro Terry Wogan as his first guests.
But, wait – there’s a key sign he’s going to nail it. Sure McIntyre’s got the suit, he’s got the big brown desk, he’s got the glitzy studio… But most importantly, he’s nailed the chat show host hand hold.
Here is said hand hold.
Look, here he is doing it with a different background.
Jonathan Ross – pro hand holder.
Piers Morgan does it. MARY BERRY DOES IT. All ladylike of course.
In fact, the more you look…
Even guests do it. With beverages, too. They’re cool like that.
Emma is RadioTimes.com’s resident reality TV expert and is most likely to be found chasing Simon Cowell down the street, cancelling her social life to keep up with the latest batch of sob stories and trying to get selfies with celebrities. Emma is a chat show addict and quotes Friends more than is probably healthy.