He finally broke his silence about his personal life and professional woes in an explosive new interview this weekend.
But it was back to work for Ant McPartlin on Sunday for day three of the Britain’s Got Talent auditions, hours after his bombshell revelations about his drink-driving arrest and new girlfriend Anne-Marie Corbett came to light.
The presenter, 43, was back to his best as he reunited with his best friend and co-host Declan Donnelly, also 43, once again, putting on a jovial display as they graced the London red carpet together.
Showing no signs of his inner turmoil, the TV personality flashed a big grin as he greeted the fans who has showed up to support him.
Arriving in style, the pair took to the red carpet in a carriage while indulging in an array of desserts and tea, which they sipped on in their personalised mugs. 99ceme
Ant slung his hands in his pockets, cutting a nonchalant figure as he prepared for another action-packed day of auditions in front of a studio audience.
The dynamic duo were joined by judges Simon Cowell, Amanda Holden, David Walliams and Alesha Dixon, who arrived on the carpet on bikes.
Geordie Ant looked like he’d never been away from our screens at all – despite his extended career break following his drink-driving arrest last year.
Never straying far from his best friend’s side, Dec shared a laugh with Ant as they made their grand entrance together.
It has been revealed that Ant and Dec will not attend the highly-anticipated National Television Awards on Tuesday, despite being in line for their 18th in a row TV Presenter title.
While BGT has been nominated for the Talent Show gong, a spokesperson confirmed to the Mirror that the panel will not be showing up to the prestigious ceremony due to scheduling conflicts.