Gogglebox issue 'exciting' announcement as famous faces set to join the cast

By Ryan Paton

Gogglebox have issued an exciting announcement ahead of Friday's episode.

The popular Channel 4 programme will air a special celebrity edition this week in aid of Stand Up 2 Cancer.

The show's official Twitter account has revealed that comedians Aisling Bea and Rob Delaney are set to become new members of the Gogglebox family.

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@C4Gogglebox tweeted: "We’re so excited to announce pals @WeeMissBea and @robdelaney are joining the #Gogglebox fam this Friday 15th October for @SU2C Celebrity Special!"

The show earlier announced that acclaimed actor Michael Sheen will also be inviting us into his home where he will provide some hilarious commentary on the week's best TV alongside his partner Anna Lundberg.

And thrilled fans flood the comments excited to see the new additions to the show.

Steven said: "Hell yeah. Great cast as always and a great cause. Will be watching and donating."

Pauline added: "Eeeeeeeek! My favourite actor joining my favourite programme!"

Cheryl commented: "Excellent! Ms B makes me laugh properly!"

Kazza posted; "My two absolutely favourite people."

The special programme will air as part of Cancer Research and Channel 4's Stand Up to Cancer campaign to raise funds for life-saving treatment.

The special edition of Gogglebox will air this Friday at 9pm on Channel 4

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