HE is tough at work on breakfast radio, and now Roman Kemp is about to grow to be a TV face at teatime too.
I can reveal the Capital FM DJ is to host new BBC One quiz The End Line alongside another person who’s used to getting up tremendous early — TV veteran and former Going Dwell! host Sarah Greene.
Roman Kemp is about to land a slot on teatime telly as host of BBC quiz The End Line
A TV insider revealed: “Roman is actually excited to be on board with The End Line.
“It’s a brand new present in a chief spot within the schedule, so it has the potential to be large. Present bosses consider pairing Roman with Sarah is a masterstroke, because it’s not TV’s traditional form of combo.”
Sarah, who was married to the late TV presenter Mike Smith, is 35 years older than Roman, and 5 years older than his mum, former pop star Shirlie Kemp.
Contestants on the present will compete in a quiz-fuelled race round a monitor — and the extra appropriate solutions they provide, the additional they progress within the race, with a giant money prize for the winner.
Roman says: “I’m an enormous fan of quiz reveals and with this being my first as host, I actually can’t wait to get caught in.
“I really like that it’s a model new format however primarily based on an iconic horse-racing fairground recreation. It’s set to be difficult and unpredictable — we all know viewers will likely be hooked.”
Sarah provides: “This will likely be incredible enjoyable. It’s all about high-energy, high-drama racing and quickfire questions, and I’ll be bringing my A-game to make sure that Roman and the contestants are stored on the straight and slim.”