Scarlett Moffatt dropped from Saturday Night Takeaway role

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Scarlett Moffatt has been dropped from her co-presenting role on Saturday Night Takeaway.

The 29-year-old landed the job in 2017 and said it was her "dream" to be working alongside Ant & Dec.

However, she will not be reprising the role when the show returns next year.

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Ant, Dec and Scarlett Moffatt attending the National Television Awards 2017 at the O2, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Wednesday January 25, 2017. See PA story SHOWBIZ NTAs. Photo credit should read: Matt Crossick/PA Wire
Sarah-Jane Crawford, Mary Berry and Scarlett Moffatt attending the National Television Awards 2017 at the O2, London.
(left to right) Betty Moffatt, Mark Moffatt, Scarlett Moffatt and Luke Crodden attending the National Television Awards 2017 held at the O2, London. Photo credit should read: Doug Peters/EMPICS Entertainment
EDITORIAL USE ONLY Scarlett Moffatt unveils a billboard made of special Red Nose Day editions of Mini Babybel, at King's Cross station in London.
Scarlett Moffatt attending the Royal Television Society Programme Awards. Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane. Photo credit should read: Doug Peters/EMPICS Entertainment
Scarlett Moffatt attending the Virgin TV British Academy (BAFTA) Television Awards held at the Royal Festival Hall, Southbank, London. Photo credit should read: Doug Peters/ EMPICS Entertainment
Reality and Constructed Factual Presented by Aisling Bea (left) and Scarlett Moffatt (right) with Winners Muslims Like Us in the press room at the Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards 2017 held at Festival Hall at Southbank Centre, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday May 14, 2017. See PA story SHOWBIZ Bafta. Photo credit should read: Ian West/PA Wire
EDITORIAL USE ONLY TV presenters Stephen Mulhern (front right) and Scarlett Moffatt (front left) from ITV's Saturday Night Takeaway with Virgin Atlantic First Officer Rahul Kandal (back left) and Cabin Crew member Vicky Lewis on-board a specially chartered Virgin Holidays flight before they depart for Universal Orlando Resort in Florida, at Gatwick Airport in West Sussex.
Scarlett Moffatt attending the Pride of Britain Awards 2017 held at Grosvenor House, London. Photo credit should read: Doug Peters/EMPICS Entertainment
Scarlett Moffatt arriving at the World Premiere of King of Thieves, Vue West End, Leicester Square, London. Photo credit should read: Doug Peters/EMPICS
Fleur East, Harry Redknapp, Nick Knowles, Emily Atack, John Barrowman, Anne Hegerty, James McVey, and Scarlett Moffatt with the Bruce Forsyth award for Entertainment in the Press Room at the National Television Awards 2019 held at the O2 Arena, London. Photo credit should read: Doug Peters/EMPICS
Scarlett Moffatt attending the National Television Awards 2019 held at the O2 Arena, London. Photo credit should read: Doug Peters/EMPICS
Scarlett Moffatt attends the Emily Atack x In The Style Launch Party at Libertine in London (Photo by Brett Cove / SOPA Images/Sipa USA)
Scarlett Moffatt attending the Virgin Media BAFTA TV awards, held at the Royal Festival Hall in London. Photo credit should read: Doug Peters/EMPICS
EDITORIAL USE ONLY Scarlett Moffatt arrives at the Virgin Clubhouse ahead of the Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Holidays Pride Flight, at Heathrow Airport, London.
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An ITV spokesman said: "Scarlett Moffatt won't feature as a contributor in the 2020 series of Saturday Night Takeaway.

"We thank Scarlett for all of her hard work on the show and will announce details of the new series nearer transmission."

Moffatt, who is from Bishop Auckland in County Durham, is close friends with Geordie stars Ant & Dec.

She rose to fame after appearing on Gogglebox and won the 16th series of I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here! in 2016.

Moffatt recently appeared in Channel 4 documentary The British Tribe Next Door.

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