• Simon Cowell warned Holly Willoughby that presenting This Morning would be a mistake

    Holly Willoughby has revealed that Simon Cowell told her that taking a job presenting This Morning would be a "big mistake". The presenter, who has presented the hugely popular breakfast show with Phillip Schofield since 2009, explained: "I remember I was doing Xtra Factor and it got to the point where we had to let Simon Cowell know that I was coming to do This Morning, and he said, 'I think that would be a really big mistake.' He got that wrong!" Phil and Holly are good friends Holly and Phil have been reminiscing about their time on the show to

  • Piers Morgan apologises for missing Good Morning Britain after shock absence

    Viewers were left disappointed on Wednesday after they tuned in to Good Morning Britain, only to find Piers Morgan missing from their screens. The TV presenter is on a golfing trip to St Andrews and apologised on Twitter, replying to a post about fans saying their day was "ruined". "I can only apologise," Piers wrote. When another post questioned where he was, Piers quipped: "I'm lying in bed watching @GMB." One fan commented on how relaxed his co-host Susanna Reid was, to which he joked: "I think it's because she's more relaxed when I'm not by her side." Piers, 53,

  • Original Gogglebox star announces that they have quit the show

    Since Gogglebox began to air, our favourite sofa dwellers including Scarlett Moffatt, Steph and Dom and Chris Ashby-Steed have all made the decision to leave, and now another firm favourite has announced that they are leaving the show. Amy Tapper, who appeared on the show with her parents and her old brother Josh, has confirmed that she won't be on another series as she will be starring in the new series of Celebs Go Dating. Amy has confirmed she has quit the shwo Talking to the Mirror, she said: "I'm personally not going back on Gogglebox. They can go on

  • Line of Duty confirms huge mystery reveal in season 5   

    In season four of the popular police procedural drama, Line of Duty, fans were shocked when Steve Arnott was attacked by a man wearing a balaclava, who was also thought to have kidnapped and killed several women, and was aptly nicknamed 'Balaclava Man'. Although the season four finale revealed that the mysterious figure was in fact one in a group of criminals, the BBC has confirmed that the man behind the kidnappings will be played by Stephen Graham in season five. Stephen has joined the cast Stephen, who is best known for his roles in Taboo and This is England, will

  • Former Strictly pro James Jordan defends Dancing on Ice signing

    Former Strictly Come Dancing professional dancer James Jordan has hit back at claims which suggest he has an "unfair advantage" over his fellow Dancing on Ice competitors. The 40-year-old, who is married to fellow dancer Ola Jordan, was the third celebrity confirmed to be taking part in the upcoming series of the popular ITV skating show next year. "People are going to probably say I've got an unfair advantage but when I got on the ice, I actually shocked myself how bad I was," he revealed on BBC Radio 5 Live. James Jordan defended his decision to join Dancing on

  • Phillip Schofield and Fern Britton have war of words on This Morning - find out what happened

    Former co-presenters Phillip Schofield and Fern Britton have taken to Twitter to share their side of the story after an awkward conversation on This Morning, where Fern revealed that despite being a presenter on the show for ten years, she wasn't invited to BAFTA where they were honoured with a special award to celebrate their 30-year anniversary on Monday night. Speaking via a video link on This Morning on Wednesday, Fern said: "Congratulations on BAFTA, that was absolutely wonderful and brilliant, I'd love to have been there but I didn't get an invitation." The awkward conversation took place on This

  • Susannah Constantine reveals the drastic change she made after getting booted off Strictly

    She was left heartbroken after becoming the first celebrity to leave this year's Strictly Come Dancing over the weekend. And during an appearance on Wednesday's Loose Women, Susannah Constantine revealed she did something drastic to help deal with the heartache - cutting off her hair. "It is gutting, it is absolutely the worst feeling," explained Susannah, who was joined by her dancer partner Anton du Beke. "I feel like I've been dumped by a boyfriend which is why I went and had my hair cut immediately afterwards." Susannah Constantine with dance partner Anton du Beke on Loose Women She added: "I

  • Holly and Phil speechless after shocking This Morning blooper

    Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield were left speechless when Alison Hammond pushed a This Morning assistant into the Albert Docks in Liverpool on live TV! The ordeal started with Alison presenting from the same floating weather map that Fred Talbot used to use in the early years of This Morning, since the show started 30 years ago. But, as Alison made the excited leap from Scotland to Northern Ireland, she accidentally knocked one of her assistants - a man dressed in a sailor outfit - into the water. Watching in horror from the London studio, Holly and Phillip were