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Matt LeBlanc to Host Next Two Seasons of Top Gear

Matt LeBlanc to Host Next Two Seasons of Top Gear

Originally posted 09/26/2016 10:40AM

Matt LeBlanc will host one of the most-watched shows in the world, Top Gear, the BBC announced on Monday.

In a statement, Patrick Holland, Channel Editor, BBC Two said, "I am thrilled that Matt LeBlanc is returning to Top Gear. He's a huge talent whose love of cars is infectious. I can't wait for the series to return to BBC Two next year."

LeBlanc has agreed a two series deal beginning next year and will be joined by Chris Harris and Rory Reid, with regular appearances from others including ex-race car driver Eddie Jordan and German motor-racing pro Sabine Schmitz.

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Matt LeBlanc Reveals the Unexpected and 'Far Away' Place That Someone Recognized Him as Joey from Friends

Matt LeBlanc Reveals the Unexpected and 'Far Away' Place That Someone Recognized Him as Joey from Friends

Originally posted 09/08/2016 08:45PM

It's been 12 years since audiences said goodbye to Friends, but fans around the globe still seem to identify the actors as their characters from the 10-season comedy.

Matt LeBlanc, who starred as Joey Tribbiani on the series, revealed the unexpected and "far away" place that someone recognized him as his character.

"I was in the Atlas Mountains in Morocco, shooting a thing for Top Gear," the Top Gear host told Entertainment Weekly. "I mean, we were far away from civilization. And these people were wearing robes, and they live in caves and stuff."

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Matt LeBlanc on How He Knows He'll Be Friends Forever with Matthew Perry

Matt LeBlanc on How He Knows He'll Be Friends Forever with Matthew Perry

Originally posted 08/10/2016 07:30PM

These two Friends will always be there for each other.

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Matt LeBlanc's Daughter Marina Loves Horses and Rihanna: 'So That's What I'm Into!'

Matt LeBlanc's Daughter Marina Loves Horses and Rihanna: 'So That's What I'm Into!'

Originally posted 05/19/2016 07:15PM

The actor talks about his love for his daughter and ex-wife Melissa's two children

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London, Baby! Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry Have a Friends Reunion Across the Pond

Originally posted 05/02/2016 10:50AM

Could we be any more nostalgic?

Joey and Chandler – sorry, we mean Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry – reunited this weekend in London, and Friends fans are feeling all sorts of emotions.

On Saturday night, LeBlanc stopped by The End of Longing, Perry's play currently running in the West End, and took to Instagram to share a sweet photo of the two former costars.

"Went to see The End [of] Longing last night and ran into this dude. He and the cast were great. Way to go bro," LeBlanc, 48, captioned the shot.

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Matt LeBlanc Is 'Going to Have a Word with the Wardrobe Department' in New Top Gear Trailer

Originally posted 03/31/2016 10:15AM

[YOUTUBE "ZXJddUQWRwk"] Matt LeBlanc has a few questions for his new colleagues at Top Gear.

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New Top Gear Host Matt LeBlanc Criticized for Driving Donuts, Smoking Tires Beside Revered British War Memorial

New Top Gear Host Matt LeBlanc Criticized for Driving Donuts, Smoking Tires Beside Revered British War Memorial

Originally posted 03/14/2016 10:15AM

Matt LeBlanc has always been able to rely on lots of good Friends – and this now extends to the co-hosts of hit BBC motoring show Top Gear

Fresh from crashing a wedding at St Paul's cathedral in a suped-up Ford Mustang, L Blanc has now received severe criticism for performing "donuts" near the Cenotaph war memorial in London – the most revered sight of remembrance in the United Kingdom.

Col. Richard Kemp, the former commander of British forces in Afghanistan, told The Daily Telegraph that it was "a disgrace" that a car stunt should take place so close to the memorial.

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Matt LeBlanc Is a Friend-ly Wedding Crasher! Actor Shocks Wedding Party While Filming Top Gear in London

Matt LeBlanc Is a Friend-ly Wedding Crasher! Actor Shocks Wedding Party While Filming Top Gear in London

Originally posted 03/12/2016 05:35PM

Matt LeBlanc knows how to make an entrance!

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The Friends Reveal Who Had to Audition – and Who Didn't – in New Clips from Must-See TV Tribute

Originally posted 02/15/2016 01:45PM

Though the stars of Friends famously banded together after the sitcom skyrocketed to success, they weren't always following the same script during the casting process.

In a sneak peek at Sunday's NBC tribute to director James Burrows, Watch What Happens Live host Andy Cohen uncovers the dirt that not all the megastars-to-be had to audition for their roles.

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