One Show fans barely recognize Hugh Bonneville after huge weight loss transformation


Hugh Bonneville appeared on The One Show Thursday night, to join hosts Alex Jones and Gethin Jones.But viewers didn’t realize it was even him when he first appeared, as the actor revealed his massive weight loss.

The Downton Abbey actor looked ‘unrecognizable’ according to fans listening as many had to double up.

Revealing his lockdown transformation on the show, he caused quite a reaction on Twitter, as many noticed how different he looked.

Speaking to Twitter, viewers shared their reactions unable to believe it was the same person – showing her a slightly different hairstyle as well.

One Show fans barely recognized actor Hugh Bonneville

One fan said: “Wow, I didn’t recognize Hugh Bonneville on #TheOneShow to begin with! What a transformation! ”

Another tweeted: “Good hell. Bonneville didn’t make fun of the cookies during the lockdown. ”

A third added: “Almost didn’t recognize Hugh Bonneville on #TheOneShow. I have lost so much weight. “

HUGH BONNEVILLE as Robert, Earl of Grantham
Hugh Bonneville looked completely different from his days at Downton Abbey

Alex later read comments on the show, saying there was “a lot of love” for Hugh.

The actor laughed at a tweet from a fan who said he looked “amazing.”

Hug recently revealed all about his weight loss by hiring a personal trainer.

Some The One Show viewers didn’t even realize he was the Downton Abbey actor

He was on the show to announce special news to a guest.

Hugh worked on a project to thank volunteers during lockdown, with the creation of pin badges to reward someone who deserves a thank you.

The kids had entered a contest to design the pins, with a finalist appearing on The One.

It was then that he said that she actually won with his design.

The One Show airs weekdays at 7 p.m. on BBC One.


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