TV presenter Eamonn Holmes has been awarded an OBE for his services to broadcasting in the 2018 New Year’s Honours list. The 58-year-old co-presented GMTV for twelve years between 1993 and 2005, before presenting Sky News Sunrise for eleven years… Read more
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… Read more
GMTV Promo – The Morning After
Ben Shephard is to join Sky Sports to present its football coverage. According to the Daily Mirror, Ben will likely present UEFA champions league and some premiership football matches in a deal thought to be worth up to £495,000-a-year. Sky… Read more
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… 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… 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… 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… 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… 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GMTV Editor Martin Frizell has been replaced by ITV Studios Head of Daytime, Sue Walton on an interim basis.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… 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… 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:… 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… Read more