The 58-year-old TV presenter was nervous of letting his wife wield the scissors, but was desperate for a haircut.
The 'Bancroft' star went to her neighbour's house to use their WiFi to do a live video interview.
The TV chef was doing a cooking demo from his kitchen over video link and was unaware of the fire that had broken out behind him.
Margolyes on partner Heather: 'I was lucky enough to find someone who was prepared to love me - I’m not that loveable'
The TV presenter turned 57 on April 1 2020 but could not have a party due to the coronavirus lockdown.
The ITV daytime show was broadcasting live on Wednesday (March 25) when a silent fire alarm began flashing a warning.
It’s not the first time the controversial TV personality has spoken his mind when it comes to the coronavirus
The 60-year-old 'This Morning' presenter claimed he works as a freelancer but HMRC argued he was employed by ITV.