Scarlett Moffatt axed from Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway

Scarlett Moffatt axed from Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway

Scarlett Moffatt will not be a part of the next series of Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway.

The Gogglebox star has been axed from the line-up of the 2020 series, however she isn't being replaced.

After winning I'm A Celebrity in 2016, the jungle queen signed up to take part in the 2017 series of SNT alongside the Geordie duo and presenter Stephen Mulhern.

Landing her "dream job" she replaced former Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts, but has also now been given the boot.

An ITV spokesperson said: "Scarlett Moffatt won't feature as a contributor in the 2020 series of Saturday Night Takeaway.

"We thank Scarlett for all of her hard work on the show and will announce details of the new series nearer transmission.”

An ITV insider also told the Mirror that they are planning "lots of new and exciting features" and will be bringing back some viewer favourites.

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They added: "Scarlett Moffatt won’t feature in the new series but she’s not being replaced. It will be just Ant and Dec and Stephen Mulhern who will return to host Ant vs Dec.

"Scarlett did a great job on the series and we thank her for all her hard work but sadly the new series doesn’t have room for her on screen role."

Daily Star Online has contacted representatives of ITV and Scarlett for comment.

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It's believed that Scarlett has got plenty on her plate for the upcoming year and most recently starred alongside her family on the Channel 4 series The British Tribe Next Door.

As well as working with Ant and Dec on Saturday Night Takeaway, the reality star also bagged a gig on ITV2's I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here Extra Camp, working with the duo in Australia.

She co-hosted alongside Joel Dommett and Joe Swash. Emily Atack has now joined the line-up for Extra Camp, with Adam replacing Joe.

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