Gogglebox is bringing out a kids Christmas special!

It’s Gogglebox, only better…

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by Ellie Henman |
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This December, the bigwigs over at Channel 4 have got a treat in store for us. Gogglebox – one of out all time favourite TV shows – is going to be having a Christmas special with a twist. Kids. And it sounds like it could be amazing.

“Bosses reckon kids will make great telly as you never know what they are going to say — and often they say the funniest, most honest things,” a show insider told the Mirror.

“Everyone knows children can be the harshest critics, and will be able to relate to these new reality stars.”

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It’s thought the stars of the one off special will be under 13 and will be providing some serious comedy commentary on a range of subjects including The Great British Bake Off and the Cecil the Lion scandal.

Channel 4 boss David Glover explained the idea came to him after going to the cinema.

“I first saw Jurassic Park in a cinema with some kids sitting behind me,” David told the Sun. “There’s a scene in which you see some jelly wobble to the thud of a dinosaur.

“The kid behind me just said, ‘Jelly!’ That makes me think this could work.”

We think it could be genius.

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