ANT and Dec finally confirmed that Saturday Night Takeaway was behind a string of hilarious activity on ITV Daytime this week.
Good Morning Britain, Lorraine, This Morning and Loose Women viewers had been left scratching their heads as the hosts of each acted very strangely on Monday.
Saturday Night Takeaway caused mischief on ITV Daytime on MondayCredit: ITV
The likes of Susanna Reid, Holly Willoughby, Lorraine Kelly and Judi Love were left blurting out all manner of random words, which left many at home speculating the cheeky Geordie lads were somehow involved.
Given their history with pranks on the show it wasn’t a bad shout, in fact it was bang on the money.
The lads settled the confusion tonight, saying: “Now a lot of people were speculating that it might have had something to do with Saturday Night Takeaway.
Susanna Reid and Ben Shephard kickstarted the prankCredit: ITV
Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield were good sportsCredit: ITV
“We’d like to make it very clear that those people…were absolutely right and all will be revealed later in the show.”
Viewers watched as Stephen Mulhern prompted the ITV presenters to say random phrases on pieces of card he held up behind the cameras.
Panellist Judi ran screaming in terror from a spider while her co-stars insisted a weird smell had invaded the studio.
Loose Women viewers noticed weird behaviour from its hosts
The 40-year-old comedian also kept repeating the Spanish word “Hola” in what many believe is some kind of challenge – possibly masterminded by Ant and Dec.
ITV’s daytime hosts were spotted yawning, reporting cramp in their legs and pointing out strange odours.
Judi Love leapt out of her seat claiming to have seen a spider and kept saying ‘Hola’
Lorraine Kelly startled fans when she began acting oddly on her sho
Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield were also accused of strange behaviour on This MorningCredit: ITV
The real weirdness began on Lorraine’s show, with the 60-year-old yelping that there was a mouse in the studio.
She also leapt out of her chair, complained of cramp and started yawning during an interview with YouTube star KSI.
It continued on This Morning, with Holly also suffering from cramp and asking chef James Martin odd questions.
And on Loose Women, things went up a gear yet again with Jane Moore catching cramp and Charlene White complaining of a foul smell.
Loose Women’s Judi got out of her seat and started raving during a news discussion
Viewers were in no doubt about who was behind it with Saturday Night Takeaway’s Ant and Dec trending on Twitter.
One viewer insisted: “Ant & dec have got to be controlling lorraine, this morning and loose women.”
Another called them out saying: “Ant, Dec, would you like to come out now?”