Piers Morgan said the coronavirus pandemic had put celebrities “firmly in their boxes”.
The 55-year-old host of Good Morning Britain hinted that famous faces have become unimportant in the midst of the current crisis, saying that health workers are “real heroes”.
Piers also hit Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, calling the couple “totally irrelevant” in their continuing fury against the former Royals.
Opinion: Piers Morgan said the coronavirus pandemic has put celebrities “back in their boxes”
In an interview with The Sun TV magazine, the outspoken presenter did not remember what he thought of celebrities in the difficult times the world faces.
Without mince words, he said, “The celebrities have been put back in their boxes. The real stars are the health workers. These are the people we need to value the most. ”
Meanwhile, Piers continued to comment on the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, calling them “irrelevant.”
The journalist and broadcaster, who never hesitated to share his views on the couple, said, “I don’t really care about them anymore …
Speaking: Piers also hit Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, calling the couple “totally irrelevant”
“They seem so irrelevant, trapped in their rented Hollywood mansion, desperately trying to get attention. Do stupid prosecutions and complain about the media. Nobody cares.’
Not done there, Piers then turned to his former friend Lord Alan Sugar, declaring that their friendship was “over”.
Admitting that he “doesn’t want to talk about” the star of the apprentice, Piers said that the end of their friendship was “sad”.
In the past, Piers called celebrities in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, recently telling singer Sam Smith to “take control” after sharing their “stages of a quarantine merger” while isolating themselves.
Rant: The host of Good Morning Britain, 55, suggested that famous faces became unimportant in the midst of the current crisis, as he said that health workers are the “real heroes”
The presenter lambasted the singer, 27, for their “b ****** t” looking for celebrities during the coronavirus crisis, and told them to “take control”.
Speaking to Twitter in March to share his reaction to Sam’s Instagram photos, Piers did not mince words when he said, “FFS. I can no longer take this celebrity search b ******.
“Take control, all of you.” It’s a war, not an Instagram story, “Piers concluded in a scathing statement.
Meanwhile, Piers confirmed that he had signed a new contract that would see him stay on Good Morning Britain until 2021.
Having a say, “Celebrities have been put back in their boxes firmly.” The real stars are the health workers. These are the people we need to value the most ”
Not amused: Piers has in the past called celebrities in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis, recently telling singer Sam Smith to “take control” after sharing their “stages of a quarantine merger” while insulating
The reporter insisted that he “doesn’t care” about complaints about his no-nonsense interview technique and said, “If my style bothers people, don’t look! “
He arises amid complaints from 4,000 Ofcom viewers about his hard-hitting interviews and difficult questions to government ministers, Piers steadfast that he “did just my job”, which he won overwhelming support from many.
Although some viewers were offended by his presentation style, the media regulator Ofcom dissipated him from all complaints, Piers added that he only cares about Ofcom’s grievances if he thought he was truly “at fault”.
He went on to admit that his “frustration” only manifested when government ministers did not answer “basic questions”.
Going Nowhere: Meanwhile, Piers has confirmed that he has signed a new contract that will see him stay on Good Morning Britain until 2021 (photo with co-star Susanna Reid)