Gloria Hunniford has been criticised by Loose Women viewers for her comments regarding the weight of The Chase star Mark Labbett.
The 57-year-old quizzer was appearing on the daytime show to promote his new quiz challenge book Can You Beat The Beast? and appeared noticeably slimmer.
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MARK LABBETT: [INAUDIBLE] I'm doing panto this year, doing "Jack and the Beanstalk," in Northwich. And I think you can guess I'm not playing the romantic lead.
GLORIA HUNNIFORD: Tell what, though. You want much thinner.
MARK LABBETT: Yeah--
GLORIA HUNNIFORD: You had a bit of a belly the last time you were here.
MARK LABBETT: Yeah, I'm down--
Hey, you know the the rule. Your good friends can be as rude to you--
But thank you. But I'm down to under 21 stone now. So--
GLORIA HUNNIFORD: Imagine, 10 stone--
- How much have you lost since--
MARK LABBETT: 29 stone and 2, [INAUDIBLE]