See Phillip Schofield’s Last Sign From This Morning
Phillip Schofield will step down This morning with “immediate effects” after more than 20 years on the ITV show, the broadcaster announced.
The 61-year-old TV presenter will not return to co-host the morning talk show with Holly Willoughby, with last Thursday’s show being his last.
Willoughby will continue to participate in the program and will “co-present with members of This morning family,” said ITV.
His departure comes amid reports of a rift between Schofield and Willoughby, and after his brother, Timothy Schofield, was sentenced to 12 years in prison on Friday, following his conviction. child sex crimes.
Schofield said: “I take pride in telling compelling stories on This morning. But recently, This morning the story itself.
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Eamonn Holmes attacked Schofield and Willoughby a few days before Schofield left
Last week, former Morning presenter Eamonn Holmes took aim at Schofield and Willoughby in the context of which they were reported to have failed.
“I think there should have been a special award for Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby for best actor,” he said.
“The public certainly suspected that there was no chemistry, that there was a rift between the two of them.”
isobel LewisMay 20, 2023 19:40
Kim Woodburn once again weighs in on the alleged play between Schofield and Willoughby, following the Schofield news This morning exit.
Appearing on GB News on Saturday afternoon (May 20), former How to clean your house? the star praised Schofield for having “common sense” and left.
“His game is over,” she said, “Now I am praying and hoping that Holly Willoughby has a right to leave, she is not wanted.”
isobel LewisMay 20, 2023 19:20
Phillip Schofield’s brother, Timothy, was sentenced to 12 years in prison
On Friday (May 19), Phillip’s brother Timothy was jailed for 12 years, weeks after being found guilty of multiple child sex offenses over a four-year period.
In April, Timothy was convicted of 11 child sex offenses between October 2016 and October 2019, including twice having sex with a child.
After the sentencing, Phillip – who was absent at This morning during the trial – denied his siblings, saying, “I don’t have a brother anymore.”
isobel LewisMay 20, 2023 19:00
Kim Woodburn criticizes Holly Willoughby for Phillip Schofield’s ‘feud’
Another celebrity who might consider Schofield-Willoughby’s alleged feud is Kim Woodburn, who has sparingly called Willoughby a “two-faced asshole.”
You can read her full commentary below…
isobel LewisMay 20, 2023 18:40
Who will replace Phillip Schofield on This Morning?
When Schofield announced his departure This morningQuestions quickly arose about who would replace him.
While Holly Willoughby will remain on the ITV daytime program, she will not have a permanent co-host.
Instead, ITV has said that she will co-host with “members of This morning family”.
isobel LewisMay 20, 2023 18:20
Jack Whitehall jokes about Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield’s ‘feud’ on The Chris and Rosie Ramsey Show
On Friday night (May 19) episode of BBC comedy show Chris and Rosie Ramsey ShowComedian Jack Whitehall couldn’t resist digging up rumors of ‘discord’ between Schofield and Willoughby.
Appearing on the show with his father Michael, Jack was praised by podcaster Rosie, who said that the father-son duo “just happened to meet like you have a lovely relationship”.
In response, Jack joked, “Behind closed doors, like Holly and Phil, we don’t talk to each other,” with a comment that left the presenters and the audience gasping.
You can watch the full clip below…
isobel LewisMay 20, 2023 18:00
Holly Willoughby Shares Statement As Phillip Schofield Resigns This Morning
While Schofield announced that he had quit his job This morning with immediate effect, Willoughby shared his own statement.
“Over 13 years of great presentation This morning with Phil and I would like to take this opportunity to thank him for all his knowledge, experience, and humour,” she said.
“The sofa wouldn’t be the same without him.”
isobel LewisMay 20, 2023 17:40
Watch: Phillip Schofield gives Holly Willoughby an awkward goodbye kiss days before leaving the show
After reports of tension between Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby surfaced last week, This morning Viewers have been keeping a close eye on ITV to see the awkward moments between the pair.
One such exchange took place on Wednesday’s show (May 17) – now known as Schofield’s penultimate episode – as the couple kissed goodbye.
Willoughby leaves the episode 30 minutes early to meet King Charles III, leaving Phillip to “keep the city”.
Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield share awkward kiss amid hate rumors
isobel LewisMay 20, 2023 17:20
Ulrika Jonsson calls rumors Schofield-Willoughby failure ‘war of egos’
Hours before Schofield announced that he was leaving This morningFellow presenter Ulrika Jonsson offered her own thoughts on the matter.
“Daytime television is a lively, narcissistic confluence of ego, vanity, hierarchy and dominance,” Jonsson writes in her column in Sun.
“Holly and Phil forgot about their audience and made themselves the stars of the show, which made them even greater than the show… Maybe this really is the end for Holly and Phil. “
isobel LewisMay 20, 2023 17:00
ITV boss calls Schofield ‘one of the best broadcasters of his generation’
Announcing Schofield’s departure, ITV’s chief executive of media and entertainment praised the presenter for his work on This morning.
“Phillip is one of the best broadcasters of his generation and we thank him for his two decades worth of wonderful television programming on the Internet. This morning’s sofa” he say.
“This morning made by one of the best and most industrious teams in television, who produce more than 12 hours of live TV per week.”
Lygo added: “We look forward to continuing our relationship with Phillip starting with the British Soap Awards in June and a brand new peak time series to come.
isobel LewisMay 20, 2023 16:40