ITV launches Daybreak in place of its breakfast show, GMTV, in less than two weeks’ time, but it has apparently still not finalised its full line-up.
Gail Porter, who works as a reporter on GMTV, tells Mandrake “Nobody knows anything. They haven’t said if we will have jobs, no one is talking contracts, nothing.”
ITV has said that the partnership of Christine Bleakley and Adrian Chiles, whom it poached at great expense from The One Show at the BBC, will be “the heart” of Daybreak, but has not given any further details.
In other Daybreak news, Daybreak bumpers have started appearing on ITV1, an promo is expected to air shortly.
Jon Kay has been announced as the new regular presenter of BBC Breakfast. He replaces Dan Walker, who left for Channel 5 News earlier this year. “I’m over the moon to become the new regular presenter of BBC Breakfast and…
BBC Breakfast was forced off air five minutes early this morning due to a fire alarm. The video clip above was captured from the BBC News Channel.
Breakfast – BBC Breakfast Promo 2022