Matthew Wright and Channel 5 announce host's departure

/ 1 May 2018

Channel 5 and presenter Matthew Wright today announce Wright is to step down from hosting its weekday current affairs programme The Wright Stuff.

Matthew Wright says: “After almost 18 glorious years on Channel 5 and the show flying high in the ratings, I feel it’s time to move and try my hand at something new.”

Ben Frow, Director of Programmes, Channel 5 added: “We would like to thank Matthew for his passion, hard work and enthusiasm over the last 18 years and for making the show what it is today. He will be sorely missed and we wish him all the very best for the future.”

Further information will be announced in due course.