ITV's This Morning will airing six days a week soon as it adds a Sunday show.
ITV has announced a ten-part run of Sunday episodes, each an hour long airing at 10:30AM.
The channel says the new shows will offer "a weekend fix of ITV’s flagship weekday show, This Morning on Sunday will show a selection of the funniest, most moving and entertaining moments from the week."
"Eamonn Holmes OBE and Ruth Langsford will host the hour-long show offering viewers a chance to see all of the best content with handpicked moments for the This Morning on Sunday editions, as well as some new and exclusive content," they add.
This Morning's first Sunday show will air on January 20th 2019 at 10.30am.
The news was announced on today's (Wednesday, January 9) This Morning.
Phillip Schofield said: “We have an exciting announcement to make for Sunday mornings, with a weekend episode of This Morning! Eamonn and Ruth will be taking you through the highlights of This Morning from that week with some exclusive guests and lots of weekend treats thrown in for good measure.”
Holly Willoughby added, “It’s official, we’ll be going on the telly six days a week! Lazy Sunday mornings couldn’t get any better.”
This Morning’s husband and wife duo are equally excited to be fronting these shows for a brand new weekend audience.
Eamonn Holmes said, “We’ll be there on Sundays to put the cherry on top of your best This Morning bits of the week. Not only will anything you’ve missed be featured, Ruth and I will also be adding our own fresh content that you won’t have seen.”
Ruth Langsford added, “So stay in your pyjamas, put your feet up and enjoy a Sunday on This Morning with us!”
Editor of This Morning, Martin Frizell said of the news: “This Morning on Sunday will be an unmissable package of the week’s most talked about moments on and off TV. It will be the best of This Morning rolled into one perfectly formed hour and will continue its warm, inclusive, intelligent and fun tone.”
Emma Gormley, Managing Director for ITV Studios Daytime, commented, “2018 was an amazing year for This Morning, celebrating its 30th birthday, record viewing figures and winning a BAFTA, so this new Sunday commission is a brilliant start to 2019."