Ben Shephard revealed he would be taking a break from Good Morning Britain back in August as he fulfilled Tipping Point filming commitments. Upon his return to GMB today, Ben dropped a huge announcement about the popular ITV quiz show as he confirmed filming on the new series was now complete.
Susanna began: “Welcome back to the programme,” and Ben replied: “It’s nice to be back.”
“It’s a wrap on parts of Tipping Point, nearly,” Susanna quipped.
Ben explained: “Season 11, we completed it yesterday. I posted a picture of the lovely four contestants we had for the last episode.”
“[We have recorded] 165 so some 660 contestants,” Ben added as the picture popped up on screen.
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Ben Shephard returned to GMB this morning (Image: ITV)
Ben Shephard confirmed Tipping Point filming had wrapped up (Image: ITV)
Ben’s selfie showed the Tipping Point studio had been reconfigured to accommodate social distancing guidelines.
He said: “There they are and right in the background you see Eddie our sound manager doing a star jump.”
Kate Garraway chipped in: “That’s how happy he was that the last one was in the bag.”
“As you can see it’s been a huge undertaking by the team,” Ben added.
Ben Shephard shared a snap from the Tipping Point set (Image: ITV)
The Tipping Point host explained he hadn’t been told when the episodes would air but the team would also