“I don’t want the contestants to have to have a box of Kleenex next to them.
However, she added to The Mirror: “With the Weakest Link I never spoke to contestants before the show.
“I was on the podium, with a stern face, to create the atmosphere.
“With Countdown, I have a chat with them, to stop them thinking it’s going to be very cruel.”
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