Saturday Night Takeaway star intervenes as Shrek ‘falls off stage’



Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway is back on ITV and in the most recent episode, the hosts were joined by Claudia Winkleman and Daisy May Cooper. The show was full of hilarious moments but Stephen Mulhern had to update viewers after the spotted a man dressed as Shrek fall off the stage. They took to Twitter to ask if the man was alright following the incident.

Addressing the incident, host Stephen Mulhern provided the audience with a highly-anticipated update.

He paused the show to say: “Don’t worry if you saw Shrek fall off the stage earlier in the programme.”

The star joked at first as he said “Don’t fear, he’s in A&E”. But he then reassured the audience the man inside the costume was OK.

Stephen added: “I’m joking, he’s fine.” Viewers had taken to Twitter to share their thoughts.

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@beccajanecooper shared: “I am crying at Shrek falling off the stage HAHAHAHA #SaturdayNightTakeaway”

LauraCorfe asked: “Is Shrek ok?” with a series of laughing emojis.

Lesley Jones shared: “Shrek missing the step and falling over has creased me.”

@RyanTheSoapking added: “OMG they actually addressed Shrek falling over. IM DEAD!! #SaturdayNightTakeaway”

“Hiya, how are you?” he says in her ear prompting her to say the same to a passing colleague.

She is told to say: “Excuse me, can I get some help please?” however Claudia was already struggling with the task as she began to giggle.

From then on in she could not contain her laughter and went on to say how bad she felt.

Watching on, Ant and Dec both joined Claudia in laughing, with Dec adding: “She can’t do it!”

Saturday Night Takeaway airs on ITV on Saturdays from 7pm. – ChatGPT autoblogging and content curation plugin for WordPress