|Will this guy encourage viewers to vote?|
From 7am to 7pm, viewers will see "Darren", the man responsible for keeping E4 on air, in the control room instead of normal programmes.
Hollyoaks fans can breate a sigh of relief... E4 will be back on at 7pm with its usual first-look Hollyoaks slot, although polling stations are open until 10pm.
It's the first time a UK channel has closed down for an Election.
Dan Brooke, Channel 4’s Chief Marketing and Communications Officer said:
“Less than half of under-25s voted at the last election so we’ve engaged the most powerful weapon that we have at our disposal to try and boost that number – switching off their favourite TV channel for the day!”