Dame Prue Leith is “mobbed” by American followers.
The ‘Nice British Bake Off’ star is an enormous hit within the US and has admitted she will be able to’t even stroll down the road with out being accosted by ‘overwrought’ followers.
In line with The Mirror, Prue, 83, stated on the final evening of her UK tour, ‘Prue Leith: Nothing in Moderation’: ‘I am unable to stroll down the road with out them saying, ‘Oh my God, it is you !’
“You assume they’ll have a coronary heart assault as a result of it is me. I am so excessive.
“They love ‘Bake Off’… after we have been in LA, they have been yelling and screaming. They’re obsessed.”
Prue additionally revealed that she typically misses the sassy strains of “Bake Off” as a result of she would not perceive the innuendo.
She stated, “‘I by no means get the joke. I do not know if I am too previous. They’re like youngsters, Noel and Paul. Paul will begin laughing on the phrase ‘sausage’. I by no means get it and I at all times put my foot in it. Somebody he at all times sees one thing impolite in what I say.
Prue just lately revealed that she will be able to’t look forward to Alison Hammond to hitch the present, alongside together with her, Paul Hollywood and Noel Fielding.
Talking about departing host Matt Lucas, she stated: ‘I like Matt Lucas and I am certain we’ll be mates for all times, however the reality is when there have been three males and I, as a result of there have been many, I simply at all times grew to become goofier and by no means get the jokes.
“They will get hysterical on the phrase sausage. They’re about 4 years previous. So, I am unable to wait to have a lady round.”
“I believe she’s going to be superb, not solely due to her character and character, however I like the truth that she’s a lady.”