Expectation and Can Can Productions have been commissioned to make a bumper second helping of the weekday lunchtime show Steph's Packed Lunch for Channel 4. The recommission means the show will continue to air across 2021.
Presented by Steph McGovern, Steph's Packed Lunch is broadcast live from Leeds bringing viewers a daily dose of entertainment, lifestyle and consumer news with celebrity guests, fantastic food and intriguing real-life stories.
Steph's Packed Lunch launched in September 2020, airing from 12.30pm to 2.10pm on Channel 4. Since its launch, the show has more than doubled its viewer share, up 103%, and nearly trebled its volume, up 188%. The w/c 8th February 2021 saw its best weekly performance to date, with an average of 277k viewers and a 3.3% share.
On Steph's Packed Lunch, Steph McGovern is joined by an on-screen family of well-known faces each day, including Anton du Beke, Chris Kamara and Oti Mabuse. The show also features a mix of chefs cooking up tasty lunchtime treats, plus consumer, legal and medical experts to give timely advice to viewers at home.