THIS Morning fans were left baffled by Richard Madeley’s penchant for staring intensely at Judy Finnigan.
The couple returned to the ITV show on Thursday to promote the winner of their Book Club, Happy Families.
This Morning fans were baffled by Richard Madeley’s habit of staring at Judy FinniganCredit: ITV
But viewers at home were more distracted by the unwavering gaze Richard fixed Judy with whenever she answered a question during the interview.
Bewildered fans flocked to social media to point out the presenter’s “creepy” habit.
“The way Richard is staring at her is making me feel uneasy,” one tweeted.
The couple went on the show to discuss the winner of their book clubCredit: supplied by Pixel8000
Viewers couldn’t help pointing out Richard’s ‘creepy’ gazeCredit: Rex Features
“Richard has a weird way of staring at Judy when she’s speaking,” another added, while a third begged: “Richard stop staring at Judy, it’s creepy.”
Richard and Judy shot to fame presenting This Morning for a decade, from from 1988 to 2001.
They returned for a guest stint presenting This Morning last February, with Richard opening the show saying: “We did warn you, we said we’d come back.”
Fans took to social media to express their bewildermentCredit: Twitter
The couple presented This Morning for a decade
He added: “It’s like they put us in the freezer… like cryogenics for two decades and we’ve come out and picked up where we left off.”
The fitness fanatic admitted she didn’t realize that not everyone’s parents were like the legendary TV duo.
They were a daytime TV double act from 1988 until 2001Credit: Rex Features
Speaking to Woman’s Own, the former Dancing On Ice contestant said: “I grew up watching my parents do everything together.
“It took me a really long time to realise that’s not normal.”
Alongside their TV presenting gigs together, they raised Chloe, 33, and their son Jack, 34.