Paul O’Grady reportedly turned down hosting duties on ‘The Nightly Show’.
The 61-year-old, who has had his own successful chat shows in the past, was asked to present the show for five nights but told bosses at ITV he couldn’t take part.
A source told The Sun: “Paul was approached at the end of last year but he wasn’t able to do it.”
The show, which has a different host every week during its eight-week run, has been slammed by viewers and critics a like.
Paul however was recently announced as the new host of the rebooted ‘Blind Date.’