As Andrew Castle and Emma Crosby bid viewers a final farewell, Senior producer Rav Vadgama was recording the director’s hard at work.. The first video is of director Erron Gordon opening GMTV for the final time. The second is of director Simon Morris closing the… Read more
GMTV Promo – The Morning After
GMTV presenter Emma Crosby is the latest presenter to be axed from the show. She is being dropped from the morning show as ITV bosses prepare for a relaunch with new presenters Adrian Chiles and Christine Bleakley. An ITV source said: “Emma will be leaving… Read more
Andrew Castle has called time on GMTV. He’ll leave in early September. He said “I have had a fantastic 10 years fronting one of the UK’s most watched television programmes, but with all the changes taking place at GMTV I felt it was time for… Read more
Myleene Klass could be joining Adrian Chiles on the sofa when GMTV relaunches in September. According to The Sunday Mirror, Klass has had two screen tests and GMTV bosses are keen to reunite the pair – Klass and Chiles presented The One Show during 2007…. Read more
Ben Shephard has quit GMTV, according to newspaper reports. Ben, who has been a main presenter on GMTV for the past five years, will stay with the network until the end of the summer. A GMTV source told the ‘Daily Mail’: “Ben has resigned. Obviously,… Read more
Eamonn Holmes is set to return to GMTV as part of a massive revamp of the show. According to the ‘Daily Mail’, ITV is hoping to team Eamonn Holmes up with former X Factor presenter, Kate Thornton. Holmes and Thornton will present this Friday’s ‘This… Read more
The Daily Mail is reporting that Penny Smith is to leave GMTV as part of cost cutting measures, while John Stapleton is being moved to a correspondent role, covering major events.
It is understood Penny Smith is going on to present a Radio 2 series later this year on poetry.
She said: “It?s an ideal time for me to say goodbye to early mornings. Now that the format has changed I have taken the plunge and am moving on.”
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Dan Lobb Joins GMTV
GMTV Christmas 2009
GMTV Editor Martin Frizell has been replaced by ITV Studios Head of Daytime, Sue Walton on an interim basis. After 10 years as the editor of GMTV, Martin Frizell decided to step down saying: ?I?ve had a blast but it feels like this is a… Read more
ITV today announced that it has secured full ownership of GMTV, having acquired the remaining 25% stake in the business from The Walt Disney Company.
The acquisition forms part of ITV?s strategy to focus on its core activities and will allow closer integration between ITV and the breakfast service.
ITV made a one-off cash payment of ?18m for Disney?s 25% stake in GMTV, together with a further one-off payment of ?4.25m in respect of Disney?s share of the forecast cash balance in the business as at the year end.
Just an update on what Steve Gaisford is up to these days. The former Setanta Sports News presenter has launched a website based on ‘website presenting’. With over 40 presenters to choose from, Chloros – www.chloros.co.uk – Is “a simple and non-destructive way of adding… Read more
Congratulations to GMTV Weather presenter Clare Nasir who gave birth to a baby Girl yesterday morning. Weighing 4lb 1oz, Sienna Clare Nasir Hawkins – is in the special baby care unit of a London hospital. Speaking to GMTV Clare said: “Chris and I are overjoyed…. Read more
GMTV has tweaked their idents and on screen graphics.
GMTV Presenter, Kate Garraway has given birth to a baby Boy! William Garraway Draper was born on Tuesday evening (28th July) weighting 7 lbs and 12 ounces. Kate and husband Derek Draper said today, “We are in seventh heaven and keep grinning from ear to… Read more
A burst water main in London forced GMTV off the air for 16 minutes following a massive power cut this morning. The water main on Tooley Street burst at 4am, flooding an electrical substation. At 6.16am, Penny Smith and Andrew Castle broke into a back-up… Read more
GMTV refreshed its theme music this morning, and tweaked its news summary’s GMTV With Lorraine:
Emma Crosby has chased off burglars while dressed only in her pyjamas. After returning home from her first GMTV shift, she heard noises coming from the flat above and knew her neighbour was at work. She went upstairs to investigate and was confronted by two… Read more
Kate Garraway is to present a new show in which overweight people undergo intense physical challenges to lose weight. Contestants on The Biggest Loser will live and train together, following punishing regimes laid down by professional trainers. The show will see contestants battling to lose… Read more
GMTV Presenter Kate Garraway has announced she is pregnant with her second child. In a joint statement issued with her husband Derek Draper, she said: “We’re over the moon to be having another baby. Darcey is very excited about having a new brother or sister… Read more
Andrea Mclean’s Last Day On Wednesday 31st December 2008, Andrea Mclean quit GMTV Weather after 11 years in the job. Andrea will continue to present Loose Women on ITV1 and plans to pursue other broadcasting opportunities.
16:17PM 08-01-2009 EDIT: It seems the videos are for private viewing only now. Was this supposed to be the new GMTV theme music? (Thanks to Henry, who found this video GMTV Relaunches Monday) ..With Lorraine Kelly:
Fiona Phillips’ Last Day On December 18th 2008, Fiona Phillips stepped down as presenter of GMTV, after 12 years in the role. Here are some images and video of Fi’s last day. Archive Images of Fiona (Played out on final day)
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This Monday, GMTV will be relaunching with a brand new set and on-air look, So what can we expect. A full set of new graphics with brand new titles, wipes and stings, in particular a new news sting. A New studio but a familiar feel… Read more
MR Motivator is returning to GMTV! The 56-year-old Jamaican exercise instructor will make his return in January. In a release, GMTV said: “GMTV will see families pledge their support to the campaign to get fitter and healthier in 2009. With customised on-air and online plans… Read more
Sky News Business presenter, Emma Crosby, is to join Kate Garraway on the sofa as the new face of GMTV breakfast television. Crosby, will replace GMTV veteran Fiona Phillips, who announced her departure in September after 15 years. Emma said: “I am very excited to… Read more
TV presenter Fiona Phillips is leaving GMTV after 12 years to devote more time to her children, according to the Press Association. Phillips will leave the programme at the end of this year. In a statement released by GMTV she said: “It had been the… Read more
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Weather presenter, Andrea McLean is to quit her job at GMTV after eleven years. Andrea will continue to present Loose Women on ITV1 and plans to pursue other broadcasting opportunities. Andrea said: “I’ve been thinking about it for a while, The time is right for… Read more