“But it’s a very simple, brilliant idea. You get snippets of the good programmes and you can tell, rather like speed dating, whether you’d want to see the whole show as a result.”
Mary went on to explain that Gogglebox is not just an entertainment programme, but can also give an account of what people in the UK think.
“Gogglebox became a barometer of what the public is thinking,” Mary told the Sun.
“For that reason I know that quite a lot of the Government watch it, and Boris Johnson will even be told what’s going on.