Watch: Emotional second Daisy Could Cooper meets crush Ben Shephard
The This Country star was interviewed on Good Morning Britain after being unmasked as Otter on The Masked Singer and bumped into the studio wrapped in Ben Shephard print blanket to the tune of Whitney Houston’s I’ll At all times Love You, earlier than embracing him tearfully.
Cooper, 36, instructed Shephard, 48, “You odor like what I needed you to, like bunny rabbits.”
The comic, who devoted her autobiography to the TV presenter, regardless of by no means having met him, “as a result of he is f***ing match” confessed: “I am shaking. My coronary heart is pounding out of my chest.”
Susanna Reid requested Cooper the place her crush on Shephard had come from.
The Am I Being Unreasonable star mentioned: “After I was youthful I believe you got here on my tv and I’ve by no means appeared again since.
“You’re the most lovely man on the planet. It is like you’re chiselled from marble.”
Mom-of-two Cooper is single after splitting from her husband in 2021, whereas Shephard has been married to spouse Annie Perks since 2004, they usually share two kids.
There was blended response to Cooper and Shephard’s assembly from viewers.
Some have been embarrassed and located it “creepy”.
One tweeted: “How is that this Daisy Could Cooper/Ben Shephard factor being allowed to occur? It is extremely cringeworthy.”
One other commented: “Go a bucket.”
Different viewers discovered it heartwarming.
One posted: “All of us want @benshephard hug and blanket on a Monday morning. Daisy Could Cooper.”
One other said: “Aww beautiful It is improbable if you meet your crush. I hope Ben takes you for brunch or espresso at the least.”
And a legion of Ben Shephard reposted his Males’s Well being topless cowl from 2012 after Cooper admitted she had by no means seen it.
Cooper break up from her husband Will Weston shortly after giving delivery to their son in 2020.
She mentioned: “I used to be desperately sad in my marriage, however didn’t realise it on the time, after which lockdown put this huge highlight onto it. I had my son in lockdown. It was a large number. The hospital weren’t permitting the husbands to come back in – and that’s after I knew I couldn’t return to him.”
Cooper rose to fame after writing and starring in BBC mockumentary This Nation together with her brother Charlie Cooper.
She has been a panelist on comedy reveals 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown and By no means Thoughts The Buzcocks.