In fact, the two used to drive around in Pegg’s square-shaped Renault 5, looking for spooky spots to stop, “smoke bongs and scare ourselves,” according to Frost.
It’s perhaps appropriate, then, that in the pair’s latest series, Amazon’s “Truth Seekers,” Frost plays a broadband installer who fancies himself as an expert in all things supernatural. However, rather than team up with Pegg like old times, on this occasion Frost jokingly told Variety that his comrade has been “banished to number 10 on the call sheet,” and replaced with rising British star Samson Kayo.
The change gives “Truth Seekers” a different dynamic to the spooky Frost and Pegg fare we all know and love, Frost said.
“I’ve used Simon as much as I can, and now…I’ve upgraded to Samson Kayo,