The news that Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are to present a new show on Amazon Prime has been met with a mixed response.Read the full story ›
Former Top Gear hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May have signed a deal for a new motoring show with Amazon.
The trio left the hit BBC show after Clarkson was dropped after he punched producer Oisin Tymon in a row over a steak dinner.
The new show will be available to Amazon Prime customers around the world, with the first of three series due to be broadcast next year.
.@amazonvideouk now saying I can't be their chief drone pilot. Apparently they want us to make a car show.
I've got a job I've got a job I've got a job. Haircut, clean jeans and practice driving again. Forrrrwaaaaaaaard!!
Former Top Gear executive producer Andy Wilman will work with them on the programme.
Clarkson said he felt like he had "climbed out of a bi-plane and into a spaceship", while May joked: "We have become part of the new age of smart TV. Ironic, isn't it?"
Jay Marine, Vice President of Amazon Prime Video EU, said: "We can’t wait to see what Jeremy, Richard, James and the team will create in what is sure to be one of the most globally anticipated shows of 2016."
Amazon Prime costs £79 a year, allowing users to stream movies and TV shows and get unlimited one-day delivery.
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Former Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson and his former colleagues James May and Richard Hammond have given their reaction to Chris Evans revealing he is working on a "secret Top Gear film" on Tuesday and will "see how it goes".
Next week, I'm doing a pilot Radio 2 breakfast show with an independent production company. We'll see how it goes.
Next week I'm doing a pilot of The Two Show on Fridays with an independent production company. We'll see how it goes
I'm working on a new TV idea, with an independent production company, called TFI Thursday. We'll see how it goes.
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Jeremy Clarkson has written about how much he will miss hosting Top Gear and thanked fans for their support after he was sacked from the popular motoring show following a 'fracas' with a producer.
The presenter has not spoken publicly about being axed by the BBC, other than to say that "everybody's upset", but in his column in the Sun newspaper today, Clarkson briefly mentioned the incident.
Heartfelt thanks to all those who have written to say how much they will miss me on Top Gear. It's not as much, however, as I'll miss being there.
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