The Chase viewers had been left confused after the youngsters’s tv character Basil Brush appeared as a competitor on the show.
Some unimpressed fans questioned whether or not the show had run out of actual celebrities as they turned to the fictional crimson fox glove puppet.
Basil Brush joined fellow celebrities Sam Quek, Andi Peters and Charlie Higson as they examined their information in opposition to the chaser within the hopes of profitable the prize pot.
The well-known character has featured on kids’s tv because the Sixties and has recurrently appeared in pantomimes and at public occasions, such because the turning on of Christmas lights.
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The episode proven tonight (Sunday, April 25) was a rerun of an episode from December 2017, however that didn’t cease confused fans questioning Basil’s look once more.
One viewer hilariously took to Twitter to ask: “Basil Brush is on The Chase. Have I taken medicine?”
While one other mentioned: “Basil Brush is on the chase.. So have they run out of celebrities?”
“Can’t imagine I’m watching Basil Brush on ‘The Chase’. It’s like automobile crash TV. And I can not seem to take me eyes off of it,” added one other conflicted viewer.
Some viewers had been extra excited to see the character make an look on the show although, with one fan tweeting: “Basil Brush was comedian genius on #TheChase. He must host his personal quiz show.”
Another mentioned: “Basil Brush by far the perfect superstar to have come on The Chase.”
The character turned out to be an asset to the superstar crew when he bagged £8,000 for his crew as he went in opposition to chaser Jenny ‘The Vixen’ Ryan.
Amazingly the surviving crew of Basil, Sam and Charlie went on to win an unimaginable £23,000 within the remaining chase for charity.
Did you see the favored character seem on the show? What did you suppose? Let us know within the remark part right here.