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Hislop: 'Merton never liked Deayton'

12 May 2009 3:26 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Ian Hislop has said that he used to get on with Angus Deayton but fellow Have I Got News For You panellist Paul Merton never liked the host. Speaking on BBC Four programme Mark Lawson Talks To, he revealed why they both forced Deayton from the show after tabloid allegations regarding his personal life. Lawson said: "It's often said that you never got on with him from the beginning, you and Paul, that there was always some kind of resentment or spikiness. Is that true?" Hislop replied: "No. I mean, I think it's (more) »

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