POLITICAL editor Robert Peston is swapping Westminster for the West End — to sing on ITV’s All Star Musicals.
Former BBC man Robert, who hosts his own ITV Sunday show Peston, will belt out show tunes as part of the rebooted programme.
Robert Peston has signed up to prime time singing contest All Star MusicalsCredit: ITV
The political editor will be swapping Westminster for the West End
Robert, 60, is the star signing, with insiders saying he is a surprisingly good singer.
A show source said: “Robert loves singing and music and is up for a laugh.
“Away from the cameras he doesn’t take himself too seriously and is very game.
“He is looking forward to showing off his musical ability.”
John Barrowman is returning to host the showCredit: ITV
The show sees celebrities embark on a musical theatre masterclass before putting on a one night-only performance.
John Barrowman, 53, is returning to host, having fronted the last series in 2019.
This Morning medical expert Dr Ranj Singh has also signed upCredit: ITV
West End great Elaine Paige, 73, will head a panel of critics, alongside Hamilton star Trevor Dion-Nicholas and Les Mis favourite Samantha Barks, 30.
The celebs will be mentored by Elaine and supported by a West End chorus line, with training from singing and dance coaches.
Robert Rinder is joining the all singing, all dancing castCredit: Alamy Live News
West End great Elaine Paige will head a panel of criticsCredit: ITV
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