The Generation Game reboot will reportedly feature new games alongside classic aspects of the old series. A reboot has been in planning since 2014, with comedian Miranda Hart originally set to host.
Mel and Sue were announced as hosts in July 2017 following their departure from The Great British Bake Off.
“It’s a cuddly toy, it’s a toaster, it’s a circular power saw, no it’s MEL AND SUE DOING THE GENERATION GAME!” the said. “We can’t believe it, we are so excited!”
Sir Bruce was the longest-running presenter, but Larry Grayson and Jim Davidson have also served as hosts. More recently, Graham Norton presented a Christmas special in 2005, while Vernon Kay hosted in 2011 for Comic Relief.