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Matt LeBlanc to host BBC’s Top Gear

Matt LeBlanc to host BBC’s Top Gear

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Matt LeBlanc, the 48-year-old actor of Friends fame, will join Chris Evans to co-host Top Gear, BBC has announced. The American actor will be the first non-British presenter on the motoring programme, which is scheduled to broadcast on BBC Two this May. "As a car nut and a massive fan of Top Gear, I'm honoured and excited to be a part of this iconic show's new chapter," said LeBlanc to BBC. "What a thrill!" Hey everyone,I'm really honored and looking forward to working on Top Gear with @achrisevans , damn he's tall. pic.twitter.com/XGrcLP0NCl — Matt LeBlanc (@Matt_LeBlanc) February 4, 2016 LeBlanc has already made two previous appearances as a guest on the show. He even topped the popular “Star in a Reasonably Priced Car” segment in 2012, and he holds the record for the fa