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Ant & Dec sign new three-year exclusive deal with ITV

Ant & Dec have signed a new three-year exclusive deal with ITV, which will see the pair through to December 2016.

The duo will continue to host I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!, Saturday Night Takeaway and Britain's Got Talent, the last of which was recently confirmed for three more series.

Ant and Dec prepare for the jungle ahead of I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! returning to ITV.


Ant & Dec

Ant & Dec said: "We are thrilled to be extending our relationship with ITV for a further three years.

"After 15 years at the network we are still excited about continuing to make great shows for a great channel."

ITV director of television Peter Fincham said: "Ant & Dec are consummate entertainers, their talent is such that they make it look effortless, and their ability to connect with our audience is unrivalled.

"Our creative relationship with them is a strong one, and I'm delighted we are extending it."

ITV's director of comedy and entertainment Elaine Bedell added: "We love working with Ant & Dec in ITV Entertainment; whether it's Britain's Got Talent or Takeaway, or I'm a Celebrity, they bring a fantastic energy to everything they do."

Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly joined the broadcaster in 1998, presenting SM:tv LIVE and CD:UK before exclusively signing to the channel in 2000.

They have won 23 National Television Awards, including 'Most Popular Entertainment Presenters' for 12 consecutive years.

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