09 January 2021 18:34
Beat the Chasers star Mark Labbett apologised to his fellow Chasers after a contestant won £40,000. During Friday night's episode of the quiz show, player Kev took on four of the Chasers in the hope of bagging the whopping amount. However, Mark – known as The Beast – admitted he "screwed up" after he buzzed in too early on a question. Beat the Chasers star Mark Labbett apologised to his fellow Chasers (Credit: ITV) What happened on Beat the Chasers? During his first round, contestant Kev got all five questions right and was offered big amounts of money to face the Chasers.
Read more: Beat The Chasers: Mark Labbett describes the Chasers as 'producers' puppets' after viewer complaint However, despite the Chasers' difficult offers, Kev chose to take on four of them for £40,000. Incredibly, he managed to beat the team with 13 seconds remaining. Kev won a whopping £40,000 (Credit: ITV) What did Mark Labbett say on Beat the Chasers? Mark, who got some of the questions wrong after buzzing in, apologised to his co-stars after Kev's win. He said: "Sorry guys. I jumped in too early." Host Bradley Walsh asked the Chasers: "Could he have gone for it [the higher amount]?" Paul Sinha, aka The Sinnerman, replied: "Yeah course he could. He's a really really good quizzer. "To get anywhere near you we had to take risks," before saying one of Mark's guesses "unfortunately didn't pay off". The quizzer admitted he "screwed up" (Credit: ITV) Mark said: "Paul's being very kind because as a golden rule, never jump in early on a geography question because it can lead in several directions. "And I broke that rule so you're very kind but I screwed up there." Fellow Chaser Jenny Ryan – aka The Vixen – jokingly slapped her hand while giving Mark a stern look. Bradley said: "The Beast eating some humble pie there." This isn't the first time Mark has ate humble pie on the show. Mark apologised to Shaun Wallace earlier this week (Credit: ITV) Earlier this week, Mark apologised to fellow quizzer Shaun Wallace following a clash. The Beast had lashed out at Shaun after The Dark Destroyer took several seconds to answer a question. Read more: Beat the Chasers: Mark Labbett apologises to Shaun Wallace for 'screwing up' after clash However, later in the week, Mark did the exact same and hesitated on a question. He told Shaun: "I've got to do something I don't normally do, which is eat massive humble pie. "I am really sorry, especially to Shaun because I gave him grief when he did similar last night. I am really sorry, I absolutely screwed up." Beat the Chasers continues on ITV, Sunday December 10, at 9pm. Do you enjoy watching the show? Leave us a comment on our Facebook page @EntertainmentDailyFix and let us know. BEAT The Chasers shocked as quizzer easily wins £40,000 with a huge 13 seconds left on the clock. Banker Kev Osman from Somerset managed to build up £5,000 in his cash builder round. 3 Kev after winning £40,000 3 He managed to beat four Chasers He was offered £40,000 with 60 seconds on the clock, and the four Chasers received 49 seconds. But Kev managed to smash the whole round, winning with 13 seconds left on his clock. The Chasers looked humiliated afterwards, with Mark "The Beast" Labbett even apologising to his co-stars. When Bradley asked if he could've gone for the higher amount, Paul "The Sinnerman" Sinha said: "Of course he could have. He's a really, really good quizzer. "To get anywhere near you, we had to take risks." Mark said: "Paul's being very kind there, but the golden rule is never jump in early on a geography question because it can head in several directions. And I broke that rule, so you're very kind but I screwed up there." 3 Kev with Bradley Walsh Speaking about how he's going to spend the money, Kev said: "I've started investigating small recording booths so that I can have a permanent set up for narrating audiobooks with no need for a duvet over my head! "I'm also keen to set myself up with a woodworking workshop – I've got into that during lockdown and would like to do it in a more organised space. Most read in TV JETTING OFF? EastEnders fans confused by Sonia's exit as she flies to India during lockdown DADDY'S GIRL? EastEnders' relief as it's revealed that Chelsea is double-crossing dad Lucas ROCK BOTTOM Corrie fans in tears as Johnny Connor breaks down after being sent to prison NOT ME! Susan Calman insists she's NOT Dragon from Masked Singer during Lorraine interview Spoiler SHOCK ROMANCE? Peter Beale and Ash Panesar romance teased in EastEnders "I'll also be buying a new set of golf clubs, mine are 10 years old and definitely due an upgrade. "There are also some improvements at home that we can now plan for, like oak doors. We'd also like to put some aside for a special holiday if and when such a thing becomes sensible again" The Chase's Jenny Ryan reveals what show bosses really wanted to call her - and it's way cheekier than The Vixen We pay for your stories and videos! Do you have a story or video for The Scottish Sun? Email us at [email protected] or call 0141 420 5300