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Matt LeBlanc to co-present Top Gear alongside Chris Evans
The former Friends actor Matt LeBlanc will be the new co-presenter of Top Gear, the BBC has announced.
The actor, who also starred in the BBC series Episodes, will join Chris Evans, who took over after Jeremy Clarkson’s exit. LeBlanc has previously appeared on the show as a guest.
[ Chris Evans ] said “Matt’s a lifelong fellow petrolhead and I’m thrilled he’s joining Top Gear. Acting out our craziest car notions on screen is a dream job and I know we’ll both be debating some epic road trip ideas. We can’t wait to share what we’ve been up to on screen later this year”