Ben Shephard

Ben co-presents Good Morning Britain, he is host anchor for Sky Sports Goals on Sunday, and also presents the ITV quiz show Tipping Point. Other credits include ITV’s Mystery Map, Safebreakers for Sky 1, The Krypton Factor, Behind the Magic of Harry Potter, BBC One’s 1 Vs 100 and, of course, ten years at the helm of GMTV.

Meet the man who keeps the GMB team in check!

Good Morning Britain Director Erron Gordon joins Ben Shephard for today's talking points to give us a little insight into what happens off camera and how the show is made.

Plus, the boys talk baby piercings which got you at home all hot under the collar today - check out the debate in our video below and let us know your thoughts by leaving a comment.

All this, plus: Whose arrival in Rio has caused a stir? Why does more need to be done about migraines? And which cartoon character making a comeback has made Ben very happy indeed?

Check out today's top talking points to find out...

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Today's talking points...

Ben and Charlotte talk us through today's talking points - Freddie Starr and his exclusive Good Morning Britain interview, and Prime Minister David Cameron talks elections.

Plus - why might Ben's legs be in danger of James McAvoy's tackle?

Freddie Starr: 'You shouldn't be named until you are charged'
Prime Minister David Cameron talks elections
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Ben Shephard

Ben Shephard

Ben co-presents Good Morning Britain with Susanna Reid, Charlotte Hawkins and Sean Fletcher.

He is host anchor for Sky Sports Goals on Sunday, and also presents the ITV quiz show Tipping Point.

Other credits include ITV’s Mystery Map, Safebreakers for Sky 1, The Krypton Factor, Behind the Magic of Harry Potter, BBC One’s 1 Vs 100 and, of course, ten years at the helm of GMTV.

In 2009, he set up and co-ordinated the annual C2C event, a coast-to-coast charity run across the entire width of the UK. He has also completed 14 marathons, climbed Mount Kilimanjaro for Comic Relief, represented England in Soccer Aid, and holds four Guinness World Records.

Passionate about people, Ben is a patron of several charities.

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