Breaking Dad new series

Breaking Dad: When does the new series air? ITV reveals first look

Fans are getting a third series of the ITV road trip show

A new series of Breaking Dad is coming to screens in just a few weeks’ time.

ITV has confirmed that The Chase host Bradley Walsh and his son, Barney, will be back on screens for a third series of their popular road trip show.

And on Twitter, the channel’s press account offered a sneak peek.

The tweet included a snap of Bradley gripping a pole over water, while Barnes watches from the sidelines, hands on his head in apparent concern.

Breaking Dad is back for a new series in early January (Credit: Hungry Bear / ITV)

What is the new series of Breaking Dad about?

ITV is yet to confirm details of where the new series will take place.

But it’s likely series three will see Bradley and Barney staying closer to home. That’s due to the restrictions in place because of the global coronavirus pandemic.

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The road trip show stars The Chase presenter and his son Barney (Credit: Brett D. Cove /

When does the new series of Breaking Dad air?

ITV has confirmed that fans don’t have long to wait. The new series hits screens in the New Year.

The third series of Bradley Walsh & Son: Breaking Dad will get underway on Monday, January 4 at 8pm on ITV, the broadcaster confirmed on Twitter.

The father-son duo are also back for an ‘unseen bits’ episode (Credit: Hungry Bear / ITV)

Bradley Walsh fans to get Unseen Show

The third series of Breaking Dad isn’t the only treat that Bradley Walsh fans have to look forward to.

ITV has confirmed that a special one-off episode is coming. It will feature previously unseen footage from series one and two, and will be airing over the festive period.

Bradley Walsh & Son: Breaking Dad The Unseen Show will see the duo reflect on some of the best moments from their two adventures in the US.

The first two series of Breaking Dad saw Brad and Barney tour America (Credit: Hungry Bear / ITV)

A description from ITV reads: “Armed with popcorn and refreshments, the Walshes watch back everything from additional unseen footage to moments the boys captured on their phone, behind the scenes clips with the crew and fun compilations of their road trip antics.

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“These include more sing-along bangers from their brilliant playlist, Brad’s jokes, their favourite snacks, plus quizzes and games they’d play to pass the time.

“As they go on this trip down memory lane, Brad and Barney can stop, pause and rewind at any moment to comment on what they see. Letting us in on even more stories and reactions to what Brad describes as ‘…the highlight of [his] life’.”

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