Holly Willoughby has taken to social media to explain she missed two episodes of This Morning last week as she had to stay home as two of her children had COVID-19 symptoms
The viewer said he had brightened her day while she had to shield for months.
The 'This Morning' presenter said he doesn’t think he would have got where he is today if rumours that he is an 'a***hole' were true.
The 'This Morning' presenter came out as gay in February after years of living a lie.
'This Morning' star Phillip Schofield has admitted he still feels 'pretty confused' about his identity after coming out as gay earlier this year.
Phillip Schofield was called out live on This Morning by a viewer who claimed the presenter refused to sign an autograph for his daughter.
The presenter also thanked his wife Steph and their children for their help.
Dermot O'Leary, Rochelle Humes and Alison Hammond are among those taking over from Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield while the pair take a summer break.
The presenter left the ITV show in 2009 but continues to speak on the circumstances that surrounded her exit.
The actor had some words of comfort to offer his friend on the day he came out to the public.
The 58-year-old TV presenter says the time finally felt right to publish the story of his life, after coming out as gay.