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MICHAEL MCINTYRE BEATS STRICTLY IN THE 2018 CHRISTMAS DAY RATINGS

Michael McIntyre’s Big Christmas Show was the biggest Christmas Day TV hit this year, beating Strictly Come Dancing and EastEnders by drawing 6.1 million viewers on BBC One, to be the most watched show on television on Christmas Day.

The show, filmed at the Theatre Royal, featured stand-up to the live audience, as well as interaction with guests and members of the audience. Singer Katherine Jenkins also appeared, as well as the former footballer Chris Kamara on Send to All.

You can catch up with the show on iPlayer here.

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