Former T4 presenter, Will Best will be hosting the upcoming revival of Big Brother alongside AJ Odudu according to The Sun, with an official announcement expected within days.
AJ had reportedly signed up to host the show several months ago and has been waiting for her co-host to be confirmed.
Will is known for hosting T4 (2011-2012) and Dance Dance Dance (2017) – he was also a panellist on Big Brother’s Bit on the Side during the Channel 5 era of Big Brother.
A source told The Sun: “AJ and Will did a brilliant screen test together and their chemistry was brilliant. It was a no brainer. They are great friends too so to be able to work together is really exciting.
They could not be more excited about joining forces to bring back Big Brother.”
An ITV spokesperson said “No talent are currently confirmed for the show and announcements will be made in due course” when approached for comment big Big Blagger.
It was first rumoured October 2022 that AJ was in “advanced talks” to host the reboot, with her being seen as a perfect fit for the show – especially with her experience presenting Bit on the Side in 2013.
Big Brother was originally hosted by Davina McCall on Channel 4 (2000-2010), Brian Dowling (2011-2013) and Emma Willis (2013-2018) on Channel 5.
The series will return this Autumn on ITV2 and ITVX.