It’s been revealed today that classic panel game Through the Keyhole is to make a comeback to ITV later this year, and will feature comedian Keith Lemon – whose real name is Leigh Francis – taking a tour of houses owned by celebrities and offering up clues to the identity of the famous homeowner.
The show first became a hit when it aired on ITV in 1987 – it ended its run in 1995 but returned to telly on Sky for two special editions – with Sir David Frost hosting and chef Lloyd Grossman overseeing the tours of the houses.
At the start of each show, Frost introduced the panel of three celebrities, with the catchphrase “And what a panel they are….” before listing each celeb’s major achievements… Read more & comment »
We reported yesterday how Radio One DJ, Fearne Cotton, has announced her decision to leave her role as team captain on Celebrity Juice for a year after she gives birth to her first baby next year, leaving Keith (real name Leigh Francis) to find a temp to fill in. Read more & comment »