In an interview with The Occasions, Hollywood talked in regards to the “horrendous” expertise he had when “The Nice British Bake Off” moved from the BBC to Channel 4 in 2017. Three of the present’s originals, decide Mary Berry and presenters Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins, opted to not proceed their GBBO journey at that time and had been changed by decide Prue Leith and hosts Noel Fielding and Sandi Toskvig. Nonetheless, Hollywood remained — for a 200% elevate. Hollywood informed The Occasions that he was “referred to as each title underneath the solar” when the information got here out, and he revealed that he truly cried due to it.
Though folks made unfavourable feedback about Hollywood’s transfer to Channel 4, the star instructed that he simply bought harder over time and accepted his semi-villainous function in some folks’s eyes. However that is all prior to now now, as the recognition of “The Nice British Bake Off” by no means waned, even after its transfer. Plus, Prue Leith goes to affix Hollywood on the American model of the present referred to as “The Nice American Baking Present,” and we’re going to have the ability to see it on The Roku Channel as one of many new Roku Originals (through Actuality Blurred). We are able to solely hope that Hollywood’s expertise of filming the brand new present within the U.S. can be stress-free this time round.