Jeremy Kyle has returned to television three years after his daytime show was canceled following the death of a contributor.
The Jeremy Kyle Showwhich first aired in 2005, ended in 2019 after guest Steve Dymond committed suicide days after taking part in filming.
On Monday (April 25), Kyle returned to television screens as a panelist The conversationSharon Osbourne’s panel show on the newly launched TalkTV channel.
Joined by Esther Krakue, Nicola Thorp and JJ Anisiobi, Kyle and Osbourne discussed topics including Elon Musk and Prince Andrew’s purchase of Twitter.
Introducing the show, Osbourne joked, “It’s great to be back on your screens and even nicer to be hired.”
She continued, “It’s our first show tonight and it’s going to be fabulous, isn’t it, darling?”
Kyle replied, “Absolutely fabulous Ms. O. Glad to have you with us, welcome back to the country.”
Last month Kyle announced plans to sue Channel 4 over documentaryJeremy Kyle Show: Death by Day, in which former employees claimed that employees were encouraged to arouse guests before appearing on stage. One employee called it “psychological carnage.”
“Channel 4’s false and damaging allegations against me are now with the solicitors… Now is not the time to debate or discuss what an ongoing court case is. If I can answer, I will.”
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