Susanna Reid discusses weight gain on GMB

Susanna Reid reveals she’s ‘gained lockdown weight’

Susanna said she "didn't get fitter" during lockdown

Susanna Reid has said she’s put on weight during the lockdown on GMB today.

On Thursday’s show, the star was interviewing Eddie Izzard about her running 31 marathons in 31 days for charity.

Susanna, 50, said she “didn’t get fitter” during lockdown and ended up with a “lockdown stone”.

Susanna reid speaks about weight on GMB
Susanna revealed putting on weight during lockdown (Credit: ITV)

What did Susanna Reid say about her weight?

She told Eddie: “Most of us or many of us during lockdown, actually I can’t talk for everybody I can only talk for myself, frankly I didn’t get fitter.

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“I did just put on a few pounds and I’ve ended up with a lockdown stone.”

Her co-star Adil Ray said: “You went for your walks.”

Susanna reid talks about weight on GMB
The star held her stomach as Andi offered her hot cross buns (Credit: ITV)

What did Susanna say?

Susanna replied: “You tried to encourage me to go for walks.”

Turning to Eddie, she said: “You used the opportunity to get super fit Eddie, I just can’t… running for six hours is unimaginable for most people.

“To actually then do half hour interviews while you’re running, I mean are you some kind of super human?”

Meanwhile, minutes later, Susanna made another comment about her weight.

Andi Peters was presenting the competition segment and had some hot cross buns.

Andi showed off a string of different hot cross bun flavours (Credit: ITV)

The star said: “Susanna, Adil, I’ve got clementine hot cross buns, I’ve got chilli and cheese hot cross buns, strawberry and chocolate, chocolate, apple and cinnamon and marmite.

“Which would you choose?”

Putting her hands on her stomach, Susanna replied: “I don’t think I can have a hot cross bun.”

Adil said, “You could! Come on,” to which Susanna added: “No, no, no, lockdown pounds are really… alright I’ll have all of them!”

Adil appeared to make a joke about Piers’ exit (Credit: ITV)

Meanwhile, at the start of the programme, Adil appeared to make a cheeky joke about Piers Morgan’s exit.

Piers left the show earlier this month following backlash over his Meghan Markle and Prince Harry comments.

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Opening the show, Adil asked: “Great to be back. Have I missed anything?”

Susanna replied, “Erm, a few things…” before turning her attention to fellow co-star Kate Garraway.

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