News: Stephen Bailey to Host Takeshi's Castle On Comedy Central

News: Stephen Bailey to Host Takeshi's Castle On Comedy Central

Comedian Stephen Bailey is to be the new host of game show Takeshi’s Castle when it returns to Comedy Central in June.

Two episodes of the series will be broadcast nightly from Monday to Friday starting at 11pm on June 8, with Bailey joined by celebrity guests.

In the cult Indonesian gameshow contestants attempt a series of challenges to ultimately try to storm the castle. The contestants take part in recognisable challenges including ‘Slippery Wall’, ‘Slip Way’ and ‘Rice Bowl’ and many more.

The guest line-up is as follows: 

Monday 8th June 11pm:

STEPHEN BAILEY is joined by presenting legend CHRIS KAMARA, Chris is used to commentating on top athletes during matches, and TAKESHI’S CASTLE certainly requires some skill!

JOEY ESSEX guest judges and provides new slang!

Tuesday 9th June 11pm:

Gogglebox star SCARLETT MOFFATT 

BASIL BRUSH offers his furry insights.

Wednesday 10th June 11pm:


Comedian and radio presenter JUDI LOVE chats about the chaos

Thursday 11th June 11.30pm:

JOEY ESSEX returns


Friday 12th June 11pm:

Comedian and presenter MATT RICHARDSON

MIC star OLLIE LOCKE also gets to escape the dirt and bruises



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