Holly Willoughby on This Morning Team Unity
This Morning presenter Holly Willoughby recently emphasized the strong sense of camaraderie among her ITV co-stars. Speaking exclusively to the Daily Star at the National Television Awards, Holly expressed her heartfelt sentiments about her time on the show.
She underscored the team’s commitment to looking after one another, describing it as the “honest truth” and acknowledging their shared sense of luck.
Hopes for the Future of This Morning
During the conversation, Holly also shared her hopes for the daytime programme’s future.
She expressed her desire for the show to continue in the positive manner it currently operates. Holly commended the great team of individuals working on the show and her personal aspiration to maintain the supportive atmosphere, highlighting the dedication she witnesses among her colleagues.
Friendship with Co-Star Alison Hammond
In recent months, Holly has grown closer to her co-star Alison Hammond. During their return to work, Alison surprised Holly with a thoughtful gift—a belly chain.
Holly praised Alison’s natural and genuine personality, describing her as unique. Alison’s kind gesture and gift were a testament to their strong bond, and Holly appreciated the sentiment behind it.
Reflecting on the Past Year
Holly also shared her thoughts on the past year, which had its share of ups and downs. She acknowledged the challenges faced, including the departure of her co-host Phillip Schofield earlier in the year due to personal reasons.
Holly described the year as difficult for everyone but highlighted the support and goodwill she received from those around her.
She recognized the importance of moving forward and how This Morning played a vital role during the challenging times of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Reassuring Presence of This Morning
Holly emphasized the role This Morning played in providing support, guidance, and information to viewers during the pandemic. She noted that the show served as a source of stability and reassurance for its audience.
Holly reflected on the shift in dynamics, from being the ones providing help and information during the pandemic to experiencing the positivity and goodwill of people who wanted to see things progress in a positive direction.
This Morning’s Continuing Journey
As the conversation came to a close, Holly expressed her optimism about the future of This Morning.
She acknowledged the show’s ability to pivot between being a source of information and a platform for positive moments, all while maintaining a sense of unity and camaraderie among the team.
This Morning continues to air on ITV1 and ITVX at 10 am on weekdays.