Bradley Walsh hosting another show upset many viewers. Some criticized the inclusion of his son Barney on the program, accusing nepotism. Viewers of Gladiators expressed complaints about the father-son presenting team, calling it “overkill.”
One BBC viewer expressed frustration, saying, “give someone else a go at presenting something. It’s overkill at this stage.” Others criticized Barney Walsh’s presenting skills and the overall presenting style of the show. Some accused the father-son duo of “nepotism.”
The classic program, Gladiators, returned to our screens, but many viewers were upset by the presence of Bradley and Barney Walsh. However, others were pleased with the reboot, expressing their love for the theme song and “buff” Gladiators.