Piers Morgan news - could Robert Rinder replace him on GMB

Piers Morgan news: GMB fans beg Robert Rinder to replace ex-host

Piers left the programme last month

In latest news about who will replace Piers Morgan on GMB, fans have begged Robert Rinder to take over.

Piers quit the ITV daytime show last month following a backlash over his comments about Meghan Markle‘s Oprah interview.

Many names have been thrown into the mix regarding Piers’ replacement, however, it seems fans want Judge Rinder to take the spot.

GMB fans want Robert Rinder to replace Piers Morgan (Credit: SplashNews.com)

What’s the latest news on Piers Morgan’s GMB replacement?

After Robert appeared on Tuesday’s GMB, fans wanted him to become co-host alongside his friend Susanna Reid.

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Viewers expressed their thoughts and called Robert a “great” replacement for Piers.

One person said on Twitter: “Rob Rinder would be a great replacement for Piers Morgan.”

What did viewers say?

Another tweeted: “@GMB Yes to Judge Rinder hosting GMB.”

One wrote: “Avoided GMB 4 years because of Morgan, Rob Rinder I’d happily go back to watching it.”

Rob Rinder… Next GMB Presenter… Pleeease!

Another added: “Rob Rinder… Next GMB Presenter… Pleeease!”

Robert previously spoke about the possibility of replacing Piers on Good Morning Britain.

Speaking to The Sun, the TV star shared: “I think that Piers has been on that show for a few years, I think the politicians and people that whinge about the world that come on that programme to be cross-examined will consider Piers Morgan to be a birthday present.

Piers left GMB last month (Credit: SplashNews.com)

“If I was on it, that’s all I’m saying, no other comment.”

It comes after Richard Madeley admitted he’d be up for replacing Piers on the programme.

The former This Morning presenter has filled in for Piers on the show multiple times.

Speaking to Metro, Richard said: “If the phone went and they said, ‘Would you come in and talk?’ of course I would talk to them.

“But I very much like sitting in for people. I have all the fun and very little of the responsibility or flak.”

Richard Madeley is up for the GMB job
Richard said he likes filling in for people (Credit: FameFlynet.uk.com / SplashNews.com)

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Meanwhile, Richard revealed he received “horrendous abuse” from trolls when he filled in for Piers on the show.

He added: “I remember when I started sitting in for Piers on Good Morning Britain, I’d have a look at Twitter after I’d done a programme and, yes, you get some nice comments but you also get horrendous abuse and, from time to time, death threats.”

Other names that have been suggested to replace Piers include Eamonn Holmes, Ben Shephard and Adil Ray.

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