19 November 2020 22:52
The Chase fans have been given a sneak peek of brand new Chaser, Darragh Ennis, in action. First announced back in April, the Irishman joins the current line-up of quiz masters Mark 'The Beast' Labbett, Anne 'The Governess' Hegerty, Jenny 'The Vixen' Ryan, Shaun 'The Dark Destroyer' Wallace and Paul 'The Sinnerman' Sinha. In a clip uploaded to the show's official Instagram today (November 19), presenter Bradley Walsh gives Darragh a warm welcome... of sorts. Related: The Chase gets US remake as host is revealed Asked what his day job is, the newcomer reveals that he's "a research scientist", before explaining a little deeper: "I'm a neuroscientist.
We figure out how brains develop, how they work, how memories are formed, but at a molecular level." He elaborated: "So we use microscopes all the time, we use spectrometers all the time." Bradley then joked: "Welcome to the show... but BORING!" ITV Related: The Chase Celebrity Special receives Ofcom complaints over lack of social distancing If you're a long-standing fan, you may recognise the new addition. He's actually been on the show before as a contestant back in 2017. Darragh tweeted his excitement earlier this year when his new role was announced. This content is imported from Instagram. You may be able to find the same content in another format, or you may be able to find more information, at their web site. "I'm really excited to be the 6th chaser on #TheChase. I've been working hard on this for a while now and can't wait for my episodes to air. Well the ones I win anyway," he wrote. The Chase airs weekdays at 5pm on ITV. Digital Spy has launched its first-ever digital magazine with exclusive features, interviews, and videos. Access the latest edition with a 1-month free trial, only on Apple News+. Interested in Digital Spy's weekly newsletter? Sign up to get it sent straight to your inbox – and don't forget to join our Watch This Facebook Group for daily TV recommendations and discussions with other readers. This content is created and maintained by a third party, and imported onto this page to help users provide their email addresses. You may be able to find more information about this and similar content at piano.io