Amanda Holden: Tom Jones may be spinning in grave next week - video
Published Mar 23 2012, 12:38 GMT | By Alex Fletcher Britain's Got Talent
judge Amanda Holden has joked that it isn't worth watching Sir Tom Jones on rival talent show The Voice
UK because he may not be alive for the second episode.Got Talent
and the new BBC series The Voice
will overlap for 20 minutes this weekend when both launch episodes air on Saturday night (March 24).
Watch Simon Cowell
, Alesha Dixon and Amanda Holden talking to Digital Spy
about Britain's Got Talent
When asked why viewers should miss the last 20 minutes of Tom Jones in his spinning Voice
chair, Holden joked: "Because he might be spinning in his grave next week, so that's probably the best way."
Meanwhile, Simon Cowell mocked the BBC over the loss of Alesha Dixon from Strictly Come Dancing
Talking about the broadcaster's feelings on her signing with ITV, he said sarcastically: "They are thrilled about it. They are thrilled... I say bring back Arlene [Phillips]. Bring back Arlene!" Britain's Got Talent
launches on Saturday at 8pm on ITV1. > David Walliams, Alesha Dixon admit to Carmen Electra tensions> Simon Cowell on Voice UK clash: BBC needs to get a sense of humour