Wednesday 18 October 2017

Pat Kenny set to rival Prime Time on new TV3 show - report

Pat Kenny.
Pat Kenny.
Amy Mulvaney

Amy Mulvaney

Pat Kenny is reportedly set to host a current affairs programme on TV3.

The Irish Sun reports that TV3 bosses are in talks to create a Prime Time-style show with Kenny as the host.

“I am always having conversations and I haven’t signed up for anything but it’s something I would always look at depending what’s on the table,” the 68-year-old told the paper.

Kenny cut his ties with UTV Ireland last year and currently runs a hit radio show on Newstalk, which it is understood will not to be affected by the new once-weekly programme.

“I wouldn’t be interested in doing any more than that kind of work because I am busy enough as it is,” he said.

While a deal is yet to be signed, Vincent Browne’s debate show on the station is set to continue regardless. is awaiting comment from TV3.

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