The duo have offered This Morning collectively for 14 years however their relationship has reportedly change into strained in current months.
It has been claimed that Holly, 42, has made it clear she would stay internet hosting the ITV daytime present if Phillip, 61, ever expressed an curiosity in leaving.
Points are mentioned to have been happening for a while behind the scenes on the present and the pair are reportedly extra distant than they as soon as have been.
A supply informed The Solar: ‘To these round them on set, it has change into clear lately that Holly and Phil should not as shut as they as soon as have been.
Bond: Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield’s relationship has ‘cooled’ off-screen and the co-hosts are ‘not as shut as they as soon as have been’, it has been claimed
‘Not as shut’: The duo have offered This Morning collectively for 14 years however their relationship has reportedly come beneath pressure in current months
‘Professionally you’ll don’t know there was something happening as a result of on digital camera they’re performing precisely the identical, however behind the scenes their relationship has cooled.’
The supply went on to assert that Holly and Phillip’s banter and ‘camaraderie’ off-camera has cooled off lately.
An insider additionally claimed that the pair don’t typically communicate to one another until on digital camera whereas internet hosting This Morning.
One other insider added: ‘It has change into an open secret that issues aren’t as rosy as they as soon as have been, Holly nonetheless has made her place clear and that’s that she needs to stay on the coronary heart of This Morning.’
MailOnline has contacted Holly and Phillip’s representatives for remark. ITV declined to remark.
The presenting duo have labored collectively for greater than a decade after Holly took over from Fern Britton as Phillip’s co-host again in 2009.
Holly joined the This Morning group three years after she began internet hosting Dancing On Ice in 2006, whereas Phillip first appeared on the chat present years earlier in 2002.
Holly and Phillip have since left viewers in hysterics with their on and off-screen antics, which has included loads of boozy holidays with their respective households.
‘Their relationship has cooled’: It has been claimed that Holly, 42, has made it clear she would stay internet hosting the ITV daytime present if Phillip, 61, ever expressed an curiosity in leaving
Co-hosts: The presenting duo (pictured in November 2009) have labored collectively for greater than a decade after Holly took over from Fern Britton as Phillip’s co-host again in 2009
They’ve beforehand spoken about their shut bond and have gushed over how This Morning is a ‘household’ to them somewhat than only a job.
After returning to the present following his annual summer season vacation final August, Phillip described the present as a ‘help group’ for him.
‘It is like “What occurs in Vegas stays in Vegas!” Everybody is aware of every part about all people, and that is good… so I all the time miss that friendship group,’ he defined.
‘This Morning is greater than only a present, it is such a beautiful group of individuals to come back to work with and also you do miss that – it is probably not a job.
‘It is greater than a job, it is a lot way more than that… and I am not gonna lie, This Morning is certainly one of my help teams and that is a beautiful factor to have.’
Whereas Holly echoed Phillip’s sentiments as she described the present as ‘one huge household’.
Gushing over their friendship, Phillip beforehand described his co-host as ‘delicate, form, intuitive, religious, and a good friend’, whereas Holly known as him ‘playful, very loyal, form, very humorous, and a good friend’.
They’re infamous for his or her amusing antics on the breakfast present, sending followers into suits of laughter as they arrived to the present within the garments from the night time earlier than following a boozy night time on the Nationwide Tv Awards again in 2016.
Friendship: Holly and Phillip (pictured in 2012) have beforehand spoken about their shut bond and have gushed over how This Morning is a ‘household’ to them somewhat than only a job
Shut: The pair (pictured in 2012) have left viewers in hysterics with their on and off-screen antics, which has included loads of boozy holidays with their respective households
And the pair mirrored on their raucous antics again in 2019, once they nostalgically marked their tenth anniversary collectively on This Morning.
Marking the milestone, Phil mentioned on the time: ‘They all the time say ”time flies in the event you’re having enjoyable” and we’ve got such a ball, such enjoyable collectively and so the time has whizzed by.
Whereas Holly added: ‘It does not really feel like 10 years. It is gone super-duper quick, but it surely’s been so superb. The most effective mark I’ve received of that point is that it is the similar age as [my son] Harry.
‘So, as I’ve watched him develop, I understand how lengthy I have been on This Morning, in order that’s all the time a visible reminder of how lengthy I have been there.’