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Ex-Top Gear Host Chris Evans Wont Be Charged Over Sexual Assault Allegations

Chris Evans might be out of a gig at Top Gear, but at least he doesnt have criminal charges hanging over his head. Police have closed their investigation into allegations of sexual assault leveled against Evans, after they found insufficient evidence to proceed, the BBC reports. Evans was under investigation for incidents that allegedly occurred in the 1990s. According to reports, Evans was accused of exposing himself to a female colleague nearly every day for two years. ...  Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/chris-evans-top-gear-sexual-assault-investigation/

Matt LeBlanc and 'Top Gear' Were "Made for Each Other"

Outgoing host Chris Evans praises the former 'Friends' star, who looks set to take the solo helm of the BBC's motoring show.   Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/xYv1pdFBiPg/matt-leblanc-top-gear-were-909687

Pooowerrrrr to Him: Matt LeBlanc Will Reportedly Host Top Gear Solo

Take a Power Lap in a Pagani Huayra to celebrate. ...  Read More... http://www.vulture.com/2016/07/matt-leblanc-will-reportedly-host-top-gear-solo.html?mid=full-rss-vulture

'Top Gear': What's Next For the BBC's Flagship Motoring Show?

With host Chris Evans having thrown in the towel after just one season following disappointing ratings and a seemingly endless media assault, how can the BBC get its stalled car show back on track?   Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/RezjEiZ8EWw/top-gear-whats-next-bbcs-908351

Top Gear Host Chris Evans Under Investigation for Sexual Assault

British police are investigating allegations of sexual assault against TV personality Chris Evans , who stepped down on Monday as the host of BBCs car-themed series Top Gear. Evans, who will continue to host a morning radio program for the national broadcaster, will likely be interviewed for what authorities called an allegation of non-recent sexual assault filed in May, according to reports. Evans was not identified by name in the initial police statement.   Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/top-gear-host-chris-evans-under-investigation-for-sexual-assault/

Chris Evans Quits Top Gear After One Season Of Revamped BBC Show

July 4 may not be a holiday in the UK, but Chris Evans has just declared his independence from motoring show Top Gear . The host, whose rebooted version of the BBC Two series replaced the previous iteration led by Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond, tweeted that he was stepping down this afternoon: Stepping down from Top Gear. Gave it my best shot but sometimes that's not enough.  Read More... http://deadline.com/2016/07/top-gear-chris-evans-quits-bbc-matt-leblanc-1201782610/

Matt LeBlanc Is Threatening To Quit 'Top Gear' If Chris Evans Isn't Fired - Yahoo! TV

It doesn’t pay to be rude, people. That’s what Top Gear 's Chris Evans is about to learn should co-host Matt LeBlanc get his way. According to emerging reports, LeBlanc is threatening to hightail it out of one of BBC’s most popular properties should the show fail to sack co-host Chris Evans in the near future. Behind-the-scenes sources say that Evans is “tyrannical” and difficult to film with on a day-to-day basis. Which sounds like such a magnificent work environment to be a part of, to be sure. Read the full article at Yahoo! TV .

SideReel Power Ranking: Week of May 29, 2016

  How you doin', Top Gear fans? Much better, now that the long-running motoring show has returned with a major overhaul. Out with the old (Jeremy Clarkson, no relation to Queen Kelly) and in with the WHO?! Yeah, that's Matt LeBlanc joining English presenter Chris Evans and a host of other motorheads in this reboot, which is the highest new entrant on SideReel's Power Ranking, a weekly look at the TV shows garnering the most attention on SideReel.com. Last week's top four remain the same, although the "Lannisters of Calabasas" have reclaimed their runner-up status. Geordie Shore rounds out the top five... because we all need to turn off our brains every once in awhile, right?     Top 10 Shows on SideReel: May 29 - June 4   1 - Game of Thrones   2 - Keeping Up With the Kardashians ▲   3 - The Flash ▼   4 - The Bachelorette   5 - Geordie Shore ▲   6 - Grey's Anatomy ▲   7 - Top Gear ●   8 - Preacher ▼   9 - One Piece ▲▲   10 - The Walking Dead ▲   div.post p { text­align: justify; }

Top Gear Reboot Stalling With Audiences As Overnight Ratings Crash In Second Week

Its looking like a bumpy road ahead for the much-vaunted revamp of the BBCs car show Top Gear after figures revealed an average of 2.8 million viewers tuned in to the second ep on Sunday evening. Thats 1.6 million fewer than the series opener last week. Overnight figures showed that viewers peaked at 3.3 million towards the end of the show. The first ep of the show, now presented by Chris Evans and Matt Le Blanc, managed to get an average of 4.4 million viewers..   Read More... http://deadline.com/2016/06/top-gear-reboot-stalling-with-audiences-as-overnight-ratings-drop-in-second-week-1201767749/

Top Gear Averages 4.3 Million Viewers In Season Opener, Takes Social Media Hits

The revamped season of Top Gear , with new presenters Chris Evans and Matt LeBlanc , has debuted to a mixed reception, averaging somewhere between 4.3-4.4 million viewers and drawing some social media fire. Those figures rep a decade low bow for the first ep of a new Top Gear series although the BBC chose to look at the glass half full, citing the show was the most watched in its primetime 8pm Sunday night slot, beating nearest rival, ITVs British Soap Awards by some half....   Read More... http://deadline.com/2016/05/top-gear-averages-4-3-million-viewers-in-season-opener-1201764473/
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