Phillip Schofield has admitted he was gay even when got married to Stephanie Lowe 27 years ago. He added thhat he suppressed his feeling because he was happy.
His wife was shocked, but refuse to divorce him in a statement given to the press.
Phillip mother Pat also gave his voice of support to her son. She called him “brave” and “inspring”, after he publicly announced that he’s a gay.
Pat (83 years old) revealed that her son Phillip told her the truth before he shared the news with the public. He even travelled up to her home in Cornwall to tell her.
“For him to be so brave in front of so many people was inspiring, because I know how hard it was for him to do.
“I love Steph and the girls more than anything in the world and I will always be there for them.”
Phillip also shared his mum’s blasé response to him coming out, saying simply ‘I don’t care’, Pat told press.