Matt LeBlanc plans to be back in the driver’s seat on “Top Gear” when the long-running British car series returns in 2017.
BBC Two announced news of LeBlanc’s return Monday morning, saying that the actor had been signed to a two-series deal.
“I am thrilled that Matt LeBlanc is returning to Top Gear. He's a huge talent whose love of cars is infectious,” said BBC Two Channel Editor Patrick Holland in Monday’s statement. “I can't wait for the series to return to BBC Two next year.”
LeBlanc, who made several previous appearances on “Top Gear,” joined the program as a regular presenter...