In an unearthed clip, Piers Morgan, 54, laid into Boris Johnson, 55, during the Tory leadership race. Appearing at a CLIMBCON discussion alongside his frenemy Lord Alan Sugar, 72, the Good Morning Britain presenter explained his view of Johnson, saying he had concerns about “trust” when it came to the then MP. “I’ve known Boris 25 years,” he said. “He’s full of c**p a lot of the time — he’s Boris!
“For everyone who hates him, there’s someone who loves him,” Morgan continued.
“He’s a polarising character, a bit like [Donald] Trump.
“He’s very charming, he can be very funny,” the notoriously sharp-tongued GMB host added. “Wouldn’t want him near your wife too many times…
“But he’s a very engaging person who can rally people to like him — he’s charismatic,” he said as the audience tittered.
However, Morgan went on to say Johnson’s refusal to answer questions regarding pictures of him and his partner Carrie Symonds which had appeared in the media made it difficult for him to trust the Tory politician when it came to more serious political issues.
“If people won’t answer simple questions then it’s quite hard to