EXCLUSIVE: Blow for Kenny as UTV show gets axed in autumn schedule

Chat show king's 'In The Round' will not be returning to our screens

6th September, 2015
Pat Kenny, whose UTV Ireland talk show has been shelved Picture: Bryan Meade

Pat Kenny’s UTV Ireland show In The Round will not be returning this autumn.

The show, which ran for five episodes from May until June this year, saw Kenny carry out hour-long interviews with a variety of personalities.

While the first episode, an interview with Tyrone manager Mickey Harte, had an average audience of 150,000, this figure fell to 66,000 for the second episode, an interview with astronaut Chris Hadfield. Overall, the series...

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