Belfast Telegraph

Catchphrase second series planned

Catchphrase is set to return with a second series.

Stephen Mulhern will reprise his role as host for the nine 45-minute episodes and three hour-long celebrity specials, accompanied by animated sidekick Mr Chips, Digital Spy reported.

The new instalment of the revamped ITV show, which was first broadcast in the 1980s, will begin filming in September

"We were delighted with the first series of the new Catchphrase and we're delighted to welcome Stephen and Mr Chips back with another series," said ITV's controller of entertainment John Kaye Koope.

Britain's Got More Talent presenter Stephen has also been announced as the host of Big Star's Little Star, which revolves around celebrity contestants teaming up with their own children in an effort to win money.


From Belfast Telegraph