The nation’s beloved homespun TV review show Gogglebox is returning with its showbiz edition, Celebrity Gogglebox, in aid of the Stand Up to Cancer campaign. This year’s stars on the sofa include Line of Duty actors Adrian Dunbar, Vicky McClure and Martin Compston and husband-and-wife pairing Victoria Coren Mitchell and David Mitchell.
Celebrity Gogglebox will screen on Channel 4 on Friday and will also include The Who singer Roger Daltrey alongside comedian John Bishop and favourite funnymen Mo Gilligan and Babatunde Aleshe passing judgement on a smorgasbord of TV snacks, some tasty, some difficult to swallow.
The shows the celebs will be analysing and skewering include:
Simply Nigella – BBC2
Five Guys A Week – Channel 4
The Andrew Marr Show – BBC1 (Michael Gove)
Family Fortunes – ITV
Scream – 5 Star
The Million Pound Cube – ITV
Emily’s Story: Stand Up To Cancer – Ch4
Rebecca’s Story: Stand Up To Cancer– Ch4
ITV/BBC News – Boris V Burnham (Fri/Tue)
Watch Victoria and David assessing the horror classic, Scream.
Celebrity Gogglebox will also feature personalities from the regular edition airing their reliably amusing opinions alongside the showbiz personalities, including best friends Jenny and Lee, Blackpool brother and sister Pete and Sophie, and the Siddiqui family.
Launched in the UK in 2012, Stand Up To Cancer is a joint national fundraising campaign from Cancer Research UK and Channel 4 that brings the UK together to speed up progress in life-saving cancer research.
To date, Stand Up To Cancer has raised more than £62 million, funding 52 clinical trials and projects, involving over 11,000 patients across the country.
Celebrity Gogglebox will screen on Channel 4 on Friday 23rd October at 9pm.