According to a report from The Telegraph, Perkins will be the new host of the long running panel series. The beloved radio show requires panelist to explain a specific topic in 60 seconds “without hesitation, repetition and deviation.” The show was previously hosted by Nicholas Parsons, who was a mainstay on the series for over 50 years.
The iconic broadcaster passed away in January 2020 at the age of 96. The comedian shared her excitement over the hosting gig in a statement. “I’m beyond delighted to be asked to host this most legendary of shows,” she exclaimed. “Nicholas shoes are way too big to fill, but I shall bring my own shoe, and work my socks off in them to keep our listeners entertained.” Perkins is no stranger to the comedy