Graham Norton to join 'Great British Bake Off' host for new show

'Let It Shine' will search for a band to take part in a stage show

Graham Norton to join 'Great British Bake Off' host for new show

Host Graham Norton during the filming of 'The Graham Norton Show' at studios in London | Image: PA Images on behalf of So TV

Irish presenter Graham Norton is to host a new TV show for the BBC.

The talent search show 'Let It Shine' will look for a band to take part in a stage show featuring the music of Take That.

Norton will co-host alongside outgoing 'Great British Bake Off' host Mel Giedroyc.

The BBC has also confirmed that Martin Kemp and Dannii Minogue will join Gary Barlow as judges on the programme.

While Amber Riley, best known for her role as Mercedes Jones in 'Glee', will judge in the first stage of the competition.

(Left to right) Amber Riley, Graham Norton, Gary Barlow, Dannii Minogue, Mel Giedroyc and Martin Kemp | Image via @BBCLetItShine on Twitter

The show begins an eight-week run on BBC One in the new year.

While a new 20th series of Norton's talk show, 'The Graham Norton Show', is set to begin on BBC 1 on Friday September 30th.

Among the guests are musician Justin Timberlake, actor Daniel Radcliffe and actress Anna Kendrick. While Robbie Williams will perform his new single.