The Chase star Anne Hegerty, 61, responded to a post about the trailer of Channel 4 series Sink or Swim back in August.
Within the show, celebrities, who were mostly unable to swim well, faced challenges to help raise money and awareness for Stand Up To Cancer.
Anne responded to the post, writing: “Wait… the deal is that these are people who don't swim? Why was I offered it? #makesnosense.”
A Twitter user responded to Anne’s tweet assuming she was taking part, as they wrote: “You Will smash it!!! Brave lady!!”(sic)
I would have loved the chance to give it a go. Seriously
But, the quiz master swiftly explained that she had turned the offer down.
She replied: “No, no, I'm not doing it. I was OFFERED it, but it clashed with other dates.”
The Twitter user responded: “I imagine you are glad!! I can swim but the channel... no chance. x.”
Anne then revealed she would’ve loved to have had a chance on the show, despite turning it down.
She replied: “Actually, I would have loved the chance to give it a go. Seriously.”
Anne’s comments received further attention from fans as well as her