A CONTESTANT on The Chase has revealed behind-the-scenes secrets and techniques from the present – together with how lengthy the method takes and the prize you get for taking part.
Joanna Tweedale appeared on the beloved ITV quiz present in 2020 and was quickly confronted with the stiff activity of taking over one of many UK’s most educated quizzers.
The 51-year-old, who admitted to being a “big fan” of Bradley Walsh, stated she went on the present to tick one thing off of her bucket record.
Talking about her time on the present, Joanna advised the Wiltshire Times: “I might been on The Weakest Hyperlink some years in the past, however did not do very nicely.
“Let’s simply say I used to be the Weakest Hyperlink, goodbye.”
“However The Chase is a good present, I like Bradley and I had an enormous birthday so I simply thought ‘why not?”
Joanna additionally revealed that the entire course of took 18 months in complete – together with a six-month watch for an interview – earlier than she lastly discovered herself standing subsequent to Bradley.
She added: “After I received there we had been in separate inexperienced rooms as a result of they’re nonetheless taking Covid precautions.
“We watch movies of issues to do and issues to not do, how one can say your title correctly, that type of factor after which we’re on the present.”
After studying the ins and out, Joanna seemed so as to add £6,000 after a great quick-fire spherical, however success was quickly snatched away from her.
However, whereas cash for a Caribbean vacation could have been off the playing cards, Joanna did not go away empty-handed because the host signed a CD for her.
The Chase airs weekdays at 5pm on ITV.
https://www.thesun.ie/television/8362516/the-chase-contestant-behind-the-scenes-secrets/ It took me 18 months to get on The Chase