Welcome to YouTube Re:View, a weekly listing of the most talked-about YouTube videos in the UK, brought to you by The Drum. This week, King of the jungle Harry Redknapp was caught enthusing about his wife Sandra following their reunion; Little Mix held the stage; Brexit was discussed and debated ahead of a political week. Game of Thrones also teased fans with another epic trailer and Liverpool’s football fans delighted to hear that their team was through to the League’s knockout round.
Harry Redknapp's secret to a happy marriage with Sandra | Good Morning Britain
Following his win on I’m A Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here, football manager Harry Redknapp gushed about his wife Sandra live on Good Morning Britain to its hosts Piers Morgan and Kate Garraway. The pair were silenced as Redknapp spoke in depth about the secret behind his happy marriage and admitted how much he missed her while he was in the jungle. Though they teased how rare it was to hear a man of his stature speak so warmly of his love, Redknapp joked that TV presenter Noel Edmonds was the only person to possibly get in the way of what he feels for his missus.
(View Count: 262,393 *)
The real Brexit debate
It’s been a week of real political turmoil after Britain was forced to decide its future over Brexit and whether to support Theresa May’s deal. Channel 4 News held a televised debate in which all options were explored by other party leaders. This clip simplifies the various options, looking at Theresa May’s deal and comparing it with a softer Brexit, a harder Brexit and what would happen if a People’s Vote was called. It makes for interesting viewing, although of course, we’re all still waiting with baited breath as to what really will happen!
(View Count: 228,144*)
Game of Thrones | Season 8 | Official Tease: Dragonstone (HBO)
HBO unveiled another trailer for the final series of Game of Thrones to whet fans’ appetites. Due to premiere in April 2019, not much has been revealed in this sinister-looking trailer, in which flames engulf various landscapes to suggest it will an epic closing season. For all GoT fans, get that date in your diary!
(View Count: 14,144,391*)
Little Mix - 'Shout Out To My Ex' (Live at Capital's Jingle Bell Ball 2018)
Girl band Little Mix performed the chart-topping single Shout Out to My Ex at Capital’s Jingle Bell Ball 2018. Delivering a sassy and energetic routine, accompanied by backing dancers and a screen filled with the chorus’ lyrics, it’s no wonder the crowd loved the act and sang along enthusiastically.
(View Count: 347,427*)
Liverpool vs Napoli (1-0) UEFA Champions League highlights
BT brought together highlights from the UEFA Champions League, in a game between Liverpool vs Napoli. Liverpool fans will delight knowing that their team won the game 1-0, but the four-minute clip provides plenty of moments to relive the glory, before they secured their place in the League’s knockout stages.
(View Count: 733,819*)
Must watch: Formula E live tomorrow
Formula E is one of the most innovative sports in the world, combining cutting edge technology with breakneck speeds - and YouTube is playing a big part in it.
Starting tomorrow (December 15), all races will be live on the Formula E YouTube channel in the UK. But with a twist: YouTubers will be commentating live and will be part of the on-screen experience. For the first race, KSI is the man introducing his army of fans to the thrills of Formula E. Don’t forget to tune in here and follow all the action. Zooooom.
(*all view count numbers, correct at time of publication)
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