Good Morning Britain’s Richard Madeley breaks silence on Alan Partridge comparisons and ‘doesn’t careif he’s cancelled

GOOD Morning Britain’s Richard Madeley has broken his silence on the Alan Partridge comparisons and ‘doesn’t careif he’s cancelled

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Good Morning Britain’s Richard Madeley has spoken out about his Partridge comparisons

Good Morning Britain’s Richard Madeley has spoken out about his Partridge comparisonsAnerkennung: Rex
The broadcaster has been compared to Alan Partridge a lot in the past

The broadcaster has been compared to Alan Partridge a lot in the pastAnerkennung: Free for editorial use

But it seems like the broadcaster isn’t bothered that he’s compared to the fictional local radio host.

Richard recently told Bella magazine: “I take comfort from the fact that I’m not the only one who gets mentioned alongside him.

If I minded that, then I’d have to be the kind of presenterand personwho took themselves seriously. And I don’t take myself seriously.

Das Guten Morgen Großbritannien explained that he doesn’t mind people having a negative opinion on him, because he also likes todislike people in television”.

If people want to take the mickey or have a laugh at my expense, it’s fine. Go ahead, I don’t mind. People like to dislike people in television, Richard continued.

I know I’ve got a sometimes irrational hatred for people on the television.

I’ll shout and shake my fist at them and then I’ll meet them at dos and realise that they’re lovely. So, why should I be the exception?”

It’s great that there are people who enjoy what I do, but other people think I’m a w*****, that’s finethey’re entitled to.

Richard, who shot to fame over 40 Jahre zuvor, understands that negative comments in his industry can’t be avoided.

Er machte weiter: “You can only learn through experience. I’ve been on television since 1978, went to Granada in 1982, I met Judy and then this Morning started in 1988 – a long time ago – und dann Kanal 4.

I’ve sailed through so many s***storms and I’ve realised that unless you genuinely do something very wrong, which hopefully I’ve never done, es ist egal.

It’s just part and parcel of the game.

Richard also touched upon Holly Willoughby und Philip Schofield‘s queue-gate.

The pair faced a huge amount of backlash in September when fans accused them of jumping the queueto see the Queen lying in state.

Er sagte: “I think they do a great job on Heute Morgen and I want them to because it’s my showJudy and I launched it.

I think they’ve done very well in weathering the ‘queue-gatestorm.

Richard revealed what he thinks about the

Richard revealed what he thinks about theAnerkennung: Rex
Alan Partridge first appeared on our screens in 1991

Alan Partridge first appeared on our screens in 1991Anerkennung: Getty