Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield mourn member of ‘This Morning family’
The show played a clip of cameraman Charlie Hart appearing in front of the camera for a fashion item.
Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield have mourned the death of a member of the “This Morning family”.
The presenters told viewers that cameraman Charlie Hart had died on Tuesday, following a long-term illness.
Schofield, 57, said: “We’re starting with some very sad news about a member of our team here.
“Charlie spent more than 10 years with us at ITV and it wasn’t just behind the cameras that he played an important role.
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“Occasionally, we even managed to tease him out in front of the camera, even appearing in our fashion items.”
Showing a clip of Hart on screen, he added: “Such a lovely guy and we all really miss him.
“Our thoughts are with all of Charlie’s family, his children, his grandchildren and his wife Tina.”
Willoughby, 38, added: “We just want you to know that he will be sorely missed.”
The ITV show aired a clip of Hart taking part in one of Trinny Woodall’s fashion pieces.