Viewers Disheartened as Josie Gibson and Rylan Clark’s This Morning Tenure Concludes
This Morning viewers have expressed their disappointment after tuning in to the ITV show only to discover that Josie Gibson and Rylan Clark were not on the hosting sofa.
The dynamic duo hosted together in the past week, and their chemistry resonated with the audience, sparking hopes for their return as permanent hosts.
Josie and Rylan: A Breath of Fresh Air
Josie Gibson and Rylan Clark’s partnership on This Morning was well-received by viewers, who found their hosting style to be a “breath of fresh air.”
After the departure of long-term hosts Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby, the show has featured various presenting pairs, but Josie and Rylan left a strong impression on the audience.
Viewers’ Desires for Permanence
Many fans voiced their desire to see Josie and Rylan host the show full-time. The chemistry and camaraderie between the two presenters felt “right” to viewers, and they longed for a more permanent presence on the show.
Social media was flooded with comments from fans expressing their wish to have the dynamic duo as the show’s regular hosts.
Craig Doyle and Rochelle Humes Take Over
Following the conclusion of Josie and Rylan’s hosting stint, this week’s episode featured Craig Doyle and Rochelle Humes as the hosts.
While many viewers were pleased to see this duo, others who had grown fond of Josie and Rylan were less impressed.
Social Media Outcry
Viewers took to social media to share their thoughts on the hosting change, with some explicitly stating their preference for Josie and Rylan.
The sentiment of being “gutted” that the popular pairing was no longer hosting the show was shared by many.
A Plea for Permanence
Fans pleaded with ITV to bring back Josie and Rylan as hosts, emphasizing that their presenting style was ideal for the show.
Some viewers even declared that they wouldn’t be watching until the dynamic duo returned, underlining the impact they had on the audience.
Changing Faces of This Morning
This Morning has seen a series of hosting changes over the past months. Phillip Schofield left in May amid revelations of an affair with a younger colleague.
Holly Willoughby stepped down in October due to a man being charged in connection with an alleged plot to kidnap and murder her.
The desire for continuity and the warm reception of hosts like Josie Gibson and Rylan Clark demonstrate the strong connection viewers have with the show and its presenters.