Holly Willoughby urges fans to back Phillip Schofield as he comes out as gay

Holly Willoughby urged This Morning viewers to back Phillip Schofield as he came out as gay today.

Holly and Phil had an emotional chat on the ITV show today after Phil came out today.

And the blonde presenter told fans that Phil needed their support as she said she would always be there for him.

Speaking to Holly, Phillip said: “It’s funny because everyone i’ve spoken to, you, has been so supportive and so loving and caring.

“My entire family have and said it’s ok I love you.

“Every person I tell it gets a little easier.”

“I am very aware Steph and the girls are watching this. We spent a lot of time together.”

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