The two ‘Great British Bake Off’ judges didn't always see eye to eye.
Mary Berry has revealed she often had her “differences” with fellow ‘Great British Bake Off’ judge Paul Hollywood.
Last year Hollywood opted to follow the series to Channel 4 when it moved from the BBC, while Berry decided to quit. However the 81-year-old also admitted she “avoided being asked” to make the movie to Channel 4, because she’d already made up her mind to stick with the BBC.
Mary Berry admits she had her “differences” with Paul Hollywood
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The 76-year-old is tipped to take over from Berry on ‘The Great British Bake Off’.
‘The Great British Bake Off’ have reportedly found their replacement for the much loved Mary Berry, 76-year-old cookery writer Prue Leith.
Leith shares many similarities with her friend Berry and Channel 4 are said to be describing it as a “like for like” replacement, that will hopefully bring back viewers when the show returns later this year.
But for those of us who are unfamiliar, it’s time to get to know Prue Leith.
Continue reading: Who Is Mary Berry's Rumoured Replacement Prue Leith?
The best of British TV over the holidays.
Christmas telly is the best, and this year's no different. Instead of re-watching the old holiday movies you've seen numerous times, get stuck in to what the BBC and Sky have to offer over the festive period. From 'Bake Off' to 'Sherlock', you're sure to find something to glue you to the box.
Here are our top 10 Christmas must-see shows:
1. The Great Christmas Bake Off (Christmas Day and Boxing Day - 4.45pm on BBC1)
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Those perfect cakes shown off by the two judges were not actually made by their hands.
‘Great British Bake Off’ judges Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry do not make the technical cakes featured in each episode on the show, it has been revealed.
The Sun reports that the baking masterpieces are actually made by experts hired by the show’s production team, baked while Paul and Mary sit in hair and make-up.
Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry posing with baked goods that they probably didn't make themselves
The pair are said to have a ‘tense exchange’ on tonight’s episode.
‘Great British Bake Off’ stars Sue Perkins and Paul Hollywood are said to not be on the best of terms, with tensions boiling over on tonight’s episode.
The competition is now in its semi-final stages and according to reports, Sue and Paul have a 'tense exchange' in a scene which will air tonight.
Sue Perkins and Paul Hollywood may not be on the best of terms anymore
The ‘IT Crowd’ star could be the saviour Channel 4 needs to keep ‘Bake Off’ fans happy.
Richard Ayoade has reportedly become the frontrunner to host ‘The Great British Bake Off’ and fans of the show are welcoming the news.
After the departure of Mary Berry and hosts Mel Geidroyc and Sue Perkins, many viewers said they would boycott the show when it moves to Channel 4, but Ayoade may be the key to keeping the fan base happy.
Richard Ayoade is said to be the frontrunner to host the 'Great British Bake Off'
The duo are said to be top of Channel 4’s list, along with Delia Smith.
Channel 4, who bought the baking show from the BBC for £75million last month, are also said to be after cookbook legend Delia Smith, 75, to work alongside Paul Hollywood as the replacement judge for Mary Berry.
Channel 4 are reportedly after legendary duo French and Saunders as the next ‘Great British Bake Off’ hosts
The ‘Great British Bake Off’ star had an eye opening experience at the awards earlier this week.
‘The Great British Bake Off's’ Mary Berry was reportedly left shocked and dismayed by the antics she witnessed at the National Reality TV Awards.
The judge attended the ceremony on Thursday to pick up the award for Best Television Chef, but was left feeling a little out of place among the stars of ‘Love Island’ and ‘Celebrity Big Brother’.
Continue reading: Mary Berry Left "Shocked" By Antics At National Reality TV Awards
Hussain said racial abuse is part of her life and she’s been dealing with it "for years”.
‘Great British Bake Off’ winner Nadiya Hussain has opened up about the racial abuse she’s received throughout her life, saying that it’s something she absolutely expects. Appearing on BBC Radio 4's Desert Island Discs, Hussain said she mostly receives abuse after "massive things happen" in the news, especially after September 11 2001.
‘Great British Bake Off’ winner Nadiya Hussain
”I've had things thrown at me and [been] pushed and shoved," she said. "I feel like that's just become a part of my life now. I expect it. Absolutely I expect it. I expect to be shoved or pushed or verbally abused because that happens. It's been happening for years.”
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Berry said she'd never consider writing a 'cooking for one' book, which many interpreted as her throwing shade at Delia.
The 80 year old was presenting a segment in which she was preparing to have some of her friends over for afternoon tea, baking in her kitchen when the apparent shade was thrown in Sunday night’s episode (March 6th).
“I love having a crowd. I’d never write a book ‘cooking for one’,” she said to the camera. A perfectly innocuous comment, you might think, but viewers quickly pounced upon the remark as evidence that Berry was criticising her fellow chef Delia, who wrote a cooking book called ‘One Is Fun’ three decades ago in 1986.
Continue reading: Mary Berry Seems To Diss Delia Smith With 'Cooking For One' Remark