AceShowbiz - Spice Girls fans have got excited about a big reunion announcement after information about their TV comeback was leaked online.
Talks of a reunion between the "Wannabe" hitmakers has been rumbling on in recent years, and fans have been eagerly awaiting official information about what their comeback will entail and when it will happen. And on Tuesday, October 30, leaked details about an upcoming episode of "The Jonathan Ross Show" revealed that they didn't have to wait much longer for an announcement.
On the press section of the ITV network's website, the guest line-up for the episode on 10 November had been revealed.
"This week on 'The Jonathan Ross Show', in a TV exclusive, Emma Bunton, Mel B a.k.a. Melanie Brown, Mel C a.k.a. Melanie C and Geri Horner a.k.a. Geri Halliwell will be chatting together on the sofa. Plus, the hilarious John Bishop, and international pop icon Kylie Minogue, who'll also be performing a duet with Jack Savoretti," the statement read.
The information had been leaked early, as ITV officials had instructed journalists, "The information contained herein is embargoed from all Press, online, social media, non-commercial publication or syndication - in the public domain - until Tuesday 6 November 2018."
— John George Marks (@impossprince) October 30, 2018
The reunion news sent fans into a frenzy on social media, with one user writing, "I can't believe the Spice Girls are on 'The Jonathan Ross Show' on Nov 10th. I'm going to literally combust this is the best news I have ever had", another wrote, "OH MY GOD SPICE GIRLS ON JONATHAN ROSS (crying and siren emojis)."
Others implored Victoria Beckham a.k.a. Victoria Adams, who will not be appearing on the show, to change her mind and get involved with the reunion. One wrote, "I really hope u reconsider taking part in a spice girls reunion without u it just won't be the same X we need 5 for the power of Spice."
@victoriabeckham hi Victoria I know u are busy and probably won't see this but I have to try I really hope u reconsider taking part in a spice girls reunion without u it just won't be the same X we need 5 for the power of Spice x— David Young (@noddybynature5) October 30, 2018
Mel B previously claimed the group would be doing a reunion tour, but that has not been officially confirmed.