GOOD MORNING BRITAIN: Ben Shephard looks ‘set to replace Piers Morgan’ on Morning Show
Ben Shephard looks set to replace Piers Morgan on ITV's Breakfast show - Good Morning Britain.
Mr Morgan resigned from the ITV show after ranting about Meghan Markle's interview with Oprah Winfrey, sparking a record number of Ofcom complaints. It is understood that Mr Shephard will co-host the programme alongside Susanna Reid from Monday to Wednesday until September.
Show bosses are reported to be shocked at Morgan's decision to leave the show. Meanwhile, the show itself has lost 40 per cent of its viewers since Mr Morgan’s sensational departure.He stormed off the programme while live on air after a row with weatherman Alex Beresford.
Ben Shephard has worked on Good Morning Britain since its beginning in 2014 and is considered a "safe bet" for the role.
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