THE Chase is back as the latest group of challengers take on a brainy quiz mastermind intent on blocking their path to big bucks.
Here is everything you need to know about the popular ITV teatime show, host Bradley Walsh and the infamous Chasers…
ITV The Chase fans are delighted to know there are more capers and quizzes to come
When is the Chase on ITV?
The Chase is a staple of weekday tele and is shown daily at 5pm on ITV.
It goes head-to-head with the likes of Pointless on BBC One, Antiques Road Show on BBC Two and Come Dine with Me on Channel 4 in the early-evening ratings war.
What is The Chase?
The teatime game show sees four plucky contestants go up against one of Britain’s best quiz brains in a bid to win thousands of pounds.
The teams compete against the chaser, one of six know-it-all quizzers, in a bid to keep the money that they win.
The Chase has amassed a huge cult following and is ITV’s most successful daytime show ever.
As well as catching the show on ITV at 5pm, there are some hilarious highlights that see host Bradley Walsh laugh uncontrollably at some of the questions.
email@example.com The Chasers are back and as intimidating as ever
Who is The Chase host Bradley Walsh?
Actor, singer and game show host Bradley Walsh is the presenter of The Chase and Cash Trapped.
He’s beloved by fans for his outbursts of laughter at some of the dafter questions on the show, which have helped it go viral a number of times and sealed its cult following of regular viewers.
Before The Chase, he also presented Supermarket Sweep in the 1990’s, and the National Lottery from 2004. Besides that he’s had roles in Coronation Street, Doctor Who spin-off The Sarah Jane Adventures, and ITV’s crime drama Law and Order: UK.
Getty Images Bradley is a seasoned TV host and has also had some notable acting roles
Bradley has been plagued by accusations of being drunk on the job while hosting The Chase, but recently revealed he actually has a medical condition that makes him look like he’s had a few too many.
He revealed on This Morning that he suffers from blepharitis, which makes his eyes look red and swollen as if he has been on the booze.