“Heartstoppers” Kit Connor, Joe Locke, Yasmin Finney and William Gao will star in a Pride episode of Celebrity Gogglebox.
‘Gogglebox’ is Channel 4’s long-running unscripted series in which ordinary people and their family and friends react to TV shows that have aired over the previous week. In the celebrity version, familiar faces are joined by their friends and family.
So far Shaun Ryder, Rylan, Oli Mabuse, Micah Richards, Zoe Ball and Mel C have appeared in Season 4 of Celebrity Gogglebox.
Tomorrow (Friday, July 1st) the “Heartstopper” crew will join them in an episode dedicated to Pride. Also in the episode are Ian “H” Watkins, Claire Richards and Faye Tozer of 1990s pop band Steps, Tia Kofi and Lawrence Chaney of RuPaul’s Drag Race UK, TV presenter Anna Richardson, comedians Mae Martin & Lolly Adefope and to see the reality TV maitre ‘d Fred Sirieix and his partner Fruitcake.
Shows the Heartstopper cast will see reportedly include Big Boys, Glastonbury, This is My House and Scream.
The episode is part of Channel 4’s Pride programming, which also includes special editions of Naked Attraction and 50 Years of Pride, a documentary about the history of LGBTQ+ rights in the UK
Gogglebox has been running on Channel 4 for almost a decade and is now in its nineteenth season. Since launching in 2019, Celebrity Gogglebox has had four seasons.
A US edition, retitled The People’s Couch, aired in 2013 and ran for four seasons.
Heartstopper launched on Netflix earlier this year and has been one of the streamer’s most popular new shows. It has already been renewed for a second and third season.
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