Sue Perkins has received death threats following rumors of her joining Top Gear.
The TV host announced she’s taking time off Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) for a while. Perkins added that she will not be joining Top Gear.
“Guys, post the utterly fabricated story about me & Top Gear, my timeline has been full of blokes wishing me dead…” she tweeted.
One Twitter user even said they wanted to see Perkins burned to death. “All of which goes to say that I am off Twitter for a bit. Love and peace x,” she tweeted.
Perkins presents cooking showThe Great British Bake Off.
Top Gear is a BBC car-related show.
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