TFI Friday looks almost certain to return to Channel 4, after the 20th anniversary special attracted a total of over 5million viewers over the weekend. Around 20% of the total available audience tuned into see Chris Evans host the 90minute special on Friday, which featured performances from Blur, Liam Gallagher, Years & Years and Disclosure plus special guests Lewis Hamilton and Jeremy Clarkson.
The live episode over-ran after Head of Channel 4 gave the green light to keep it on air, past the planned 10:30pm end time.
During the special, Chris Evans told viewers he thought Nick Grimshaw would be the man to front a rebooted TFI if it were to come back for a series. After tweeting about his excitement around the show this weekend, Chris told his followers “Future of TFi in C4’s hands. Tweet them LMK”.
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