The Chase is taken off air
22 April 2017 - 12:00 PM

The Chase is taken off air

"The Chase" is being taken off air temporarily.

The popular game show - fronted by Bradley Walsh - will have a month away from screens from next week while Rylan Clark-Neal tries out his new programme "Babushka" in the 5pm weekday slot on ITV, according to the Digital Spy.

And it looks like the new series could give "The Chase" a run for its money as Rylan recently admitted that his show, which will use traditional Russian dolls - also known as matryoshka dolls, wooden toys that contain smaller dolls inside - to determine the prizes, is going to be the new "Deal or No Deal".

The 27-year-old presenter said previously: "It sounds crazy but it is so good. The reason I fell in love with it is the same reason all those years ago that everyone fell in love with "Deal or No Deal", it's all down to the [other] contestants to win the money. It is so good. It's brilliant and it is coming soon!"

"Babushka" has been commissioned for 20 episodes and the contestants will be in a chance of winning big cash prizes if a smaller doll is found within a bigger one. However, if the doll is empty, they will lose all of the money they have accumulated.

Rylan Clark-Neal quits This Morning

22 April 2017 - 12:00 PM

Rylan Clark-Neal quits This Morning

It is the latest TV project for Rylan, who as well as being part of the "This Morning" family also hosts "Big Brother's Bit on the Side" and late night chat show "Up Late with Rylan" on Channel 5.

But he now has his weekends free again as "X Factor" sister show "The Xtra Factor" - which he co-hosted with Matt Edmondson last year - has been axed from TV screens by ITV to move online.

Rylan Clark-Neal is being 'bullied' to do Strictly Come Dancing

22 April 2017 - 12:00 PM

Rylan Clark-Neal is being 'bullied' to do Strictly Come Dancing
Joe McFadden wins Strictly Come Dancing
16 December 2017

Joe McFadden wins Strictly Come Dancing

Joe McFadden wins Strictly Come Dancing
Charlotte Dawson was visited by her late father's spirit
16 December 2017

Charlotte Dawson was visited by her late father's spirit

Charlotte Dawson was visited by her late father's spirit
Gemma Atkinson was told she was 'too muscular' for Strictly Come Dancing
16 December 2017

Gemma Atkinson was told she was 'too muscular' for Strictly Come Dancing

Gemma Atkinson was told she was 'too muscular' for Strictly Come Dancing
Sam Thompson: Gemma Collins 'sets my juices on fire'
16 December 2017

Sam Thompson: Gemma Collins 'sets my juices on fire'

Sam Thompson: Gemma Collins 'sets my juices on fire'
Alexandra Burke didn't feel 'mentally ready' for Strictly Come Dancing
16 December 2017

Alexandra Burke didn't feel 'mentally ready' for Strictly Come Dancing

Alexandra Burke didn't feel 'mentally ready' for Strictly Come Dancing
Debbie McGee doesn't have 'time' to find love
16 December 2017

Debbie McGee doesn't have 'time' to find love

Debbie McGee doesn't have 'time' to find love
Rylan Clark-Neal is a 'cool dad'
16 December 2017

Rylan Clark-Neal is a 'cool dad'

Rylan Clark-Neal is a 'cool dad'
Jonny Mitchell tried to end with Steph Pratt on 'good terms'
15 December 2017

Jonny Mitchell tried to end with Steph Pratt on 'good terms'

Jonny Mitchell tried to end with Steph Pratt on 'good terms'
Spencer Matthews wants to do sports show with Vogue Williams
15 December 2017

Spencer Matthews wants to do sports show with Vogue Williams

Spencer Matthews wants to do sports show with Vogue Williams
Jonny Mitchell tried to end with Steph Pratt on 'good terms'
15 December 2017

Jonny Mitchell tried to end with Steph Pratt on 'good terms'

Jonny Mitchell tried to end with Steph Pratt on 'good terms'
Rylan Clark-Neal quits This Morning
15 December 2017

Rylan Clark-Neal quits This Morning

Rylan Clark-Neal quits This Morning
Holly Willoughby shoves heat pads down bra for This Morning
15 December 2017

Holly Willoughby shoves heat pads down bra for This Morning

Holly Willoughby shoves heat pads down bra for This Morning
Most viewed
Jonny Mitchell tried to end with Steph Pratt on 'good terms'
trending_up 6
15 December 2017

Jonny Mitchell tried to end with Steph Pratt on 'good terms'

Jonny Mitchell tried to end with Steph Pratt on 'good terms'
Mollie King snubbed from Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour
trending_up 5
15 December 2017

Mollie King snubbed from Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour

Mollie King snubbed from Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour
Holly Willoughby shoves heat pads down bra for This Morning
trending_up 5
15 December 2017

Holly Willoughby shoves heat pads down bra for This Morning

Holly Willoughby shoves heat pads down bra for This Morning
Natalie J Robb teases 'twists and turns' in Emmerdale
trending_up 4
15 December 2017

Natalie J Robb teases 'twists and turns' in Emmerdale

Natalie J Robb teases 'twists and turns' in Emmerdale
Jonny Mitchell tried to end with Steph Pratt on 'good terms'
trending_up 4
15 December 2017

Jonny Mitchell tried to end with Steph Pratt on 'good terms'

Jonny Mitchell tried to end with Steph Pratt on 'good terms'
Charlotte Dawson was visited by her late father's spirit
trending_up 4
16 December 2017

Charlotte Dawson was visited by her late father's spirit

Charlotte Dawson was visited by her late father's spirit
Binky Felstead found living with boyfriend a huge 'shock'
trending_up 4
15 December 2017

Binky Felstead found living with boyfriend a huge 'shock'

Binky Felstead found living with boyfriend a huge 'shock'
Gemma Atkinson was told she was 'too muscular' for Strictly Come Dancing
trending_up 4
16 December 2017

Gemma Atkinson was told she was 'too muscular' for Strictly Come Dancing

Gemma Atkinson was told she was 'too muscular' for Strictly Come Dancing
Shirley Ballas would feel 'honoured' to return to Strictly Come Dancing
trending_up 4
15 December 2017

Shirley Ballas would feel 'honoured' to return to Strictly Come Dancing

Shirley Ballas would feel 'honoured' to return to Strictly Come Dancing
Spencer Matthews wants to do sports show with Vogue Williams
trending_up 4
15 December 2017

Spencer Matthews wants to do sports show with Vogue Williams

Spencer Matthews wants to do sports show with Vogue Williams
Zoe Ball's new love
trending_up 3
10 December 2017

Zoe Ball's new love

Zoe Ball's new love
Joe McFadden wins Strictly Come Dancing
trending_up 3
16 December 2017

Joe McFadden wins Strictly Come Dancing

Joe McFadden wins Strictly Come Dancing