Laura Whitmore has spoken out after her Celebrity Juice co-star Keith Lemon appeared to accidentally reveal the name of her newborn daughter.
Many fans believed that 47-year-old Keith, whose real name is Leigh Frances, had slipped and revealed Laura’s baby name during a performance on This Morning on Thursday.
During the gig, where he discussed the new series of Celeb Juice, Keith referred to the show’s team captains, Laura, 35, and Emily Atack, 31.
Getting things right: Laura Whitmore has spoken out after her Celebrity Juice co-star Keith Lemon appeared to accidentally reveal her newborn daughter’s name
However, Keith left viewers believe that he had revealed Laura’s daughter’s name after greeting the host and her baby who were watching at home.
He said, “We also have Laura Whitmore watching this with her child. So hello Emily and Laura, hello. ‘
Viewers soon took to Twitter to speculate that he named Laura’s baby ‘Emily’, but Laura quickly cleared up all the confusion on the social media platform.
Oops! Many fans believed that Keith, 47, whose real name is Leigh Frances, had slipped and revealed Laura’s baby name while performing on This Morning on Thursday.
‘It Would Get Confusing’: Viewers soon took to Twitter to speculate that he named Laura’s baby ‘Emily’, but Laura quickly cleared up all the confusion on the social media platform
A fan asked if Keith was talking about Emily Atack, to which Laura responded: ‘Ha ha, yes he was! Emily and I are team captains. It’s a beautiful name, but would get confusing x. ‘
On Thursday’s episode This Morning, the Celebrity Juice host spoke about the panelist’s little girl with husband Iain Stirling before saying “ hello Emily. ”
At the time, Keith did not clarify whether he was referring to the newborn or to Laura’s Celebrity Juice co-panelist, Emily.
However, fans quickly picked up on the incident online, tweeting, ‘I think Laura Whitmore named her newborn Emily thanks to Keith #ThisMorning’; Keith just said Emily and Laura are watching home! #This morning’;
Did @lemontwittor just announce @ thewhitmore’s baby’s name on @thismorning? #Emily #thismorning. ‘
MailOnline has contacted Laura’s representatives for comment.
Speaking: On Thursday’s episode of the show, the Celebrity Juice judge spoke about the panelists’ little girl with husband Iain Stirling before saying ‘hello Emily’
Double Problem: Keith did not clarify whether he was referring to Laura’s newborn or to Laura’s Celebrity Juice co-panelist, Emily Atack
Could it be? Fans quickly picked up on the incident online when they took to Twitter after the interview
It comes after Laura revealed she was back at work on the ITV2 panel show on Wednesday, when she shared a snap of breastfeeding as she prepared to appear as captain.
The TV and radio personality looked radiant in a yellow corduroy shirt with white ruffles around the collar and sleeves of the garment.
While Laura had her hair and makeup done by Celeb Juice’s glamor crew, her little one was covered in muslin and seemed to be eating.
The Irish native wore her blond locks in sultry waves and sported a natural palette of makeup, highlighting her beautiful facial features.
Laura was fitted with a series of gold chains and a quirky clip.
Back to work: It comes after Laura revealed she was back to work on the ITV2 panel show on Wednesday, sharing a breastfeeding snapshot as she got ready
The Love Island host also reunited with her boyfriend and fellow captain Emily, 31, as the duo posed for a fun behind-the-scenes photo.
Fans were full of praise for the star returning to work after giving birth and shared their support in the comments section of the post.
At the weekend, Laura celebrated her first Easter on Sunday since giving birth to her newborn daughter.
Laura, who has yet to mention her toddler’s name, shared a sweet photo of her ‘Easter chick’ looking in love with her newborn daughter wearing an adorable yellow ruffled dress and matching hat.
The presenter looked radiant wearing a heavenly shirt and flared jeans as she rocked her daughter.
Laura’s 1.4 million followers were quick to respond to the photo, gushing about the sweet mother-and-daughter photo.
Denise Van Outen said, “Well, this makes me laugh so much,” followed by heart-eye emojis. Great British Bake Off star Candice Brown commented, “So small and perfect.” While singer Paloma Faith sweetly added: ‘Like a duck to water!’
Sunshine: While Laura had her hair and makeup done by the Celeb Juice glamor crew, her little one was covered in muslin and seemed to be eating it
Laura posted the first image of her newborn daughter on Instagram on Friday.
The Love Island star gushed about being ‘in love’ with her daughter while rocking her little one in a sling.
New mom Laura wrote: ‘Thank you for all the kind messages at this point. We are in love x. ‘(sic)
TV host Laura typically looked radiant when she fashioned a denim jacket with animal print and square hues.
‘We are in love’: it comes after Laura posted the first image of her newborn daughter on Instagram on Friday
Famous Friends: Laura’s 1.4 million followers were quick to respond to the photo, gushing about the sweet mother-and-daughter photo
While it’s not known exactly when she gave birth, Stacey Dooley stepped in last month to host the presenter’s BBC Radio 5 show.
Broadcaster and comedian Iain, 33, confirmed they were expecting in December and shared their happy news on Instagram, a day after it was revealed they had been secretly married in a humanist ceremony at Dublin City Hall in November.
The TV star revealed she had a daughter in her self-help book, No one can change your life but you.
New Parents: While it is not known exactly when she gave birth, Stacey Dooley stepped in to host the presenter’s BBC Radio 5 show (pictured with husband Iain Stirling in 2020)
She said, “When I finish this book it won’t end with chapter nine, there will be a new chapter in my life – in the form of a girl who is currently growing inside me and that scares me.
‘I once swallowed an animal and was shocked to find a live beetle inside me. A living human is a whole new level of freaking out, but I’m excited because there’s a lot of good in the world, there’s a lot of potential. ‘
Looking back on the impending motherhood, Laura said, “I want to raise my child knowing she has her own story to write.”
She will be supported and loved. But she is the heroine of her own life, no one else. ‘
Loved-up: Broadcaster and comedian Iain, 33, confirmed they were expecting their first child in December