Gordon Ramsay’s big new game show is facing the axe after just two weeks.
Bank Balance has been a ratings flop for the BBC and insiders warned it is “highly unlikely” to return for a second series.
A source said: “Bank Balance has been an unmitigated disaster.
“Gordon is having a nightmare that’s worse than anything he’s dealt with in the kitchen.
“His attempt at a new career has fallen flat.
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