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“My contract hadn’t been sorted and it was getting really late,” he explains. I did, and to be fair to him, Simon was man enough to say it.“My agent called and said it wasn’t guaranteed that they’d give it to me. I can’t quite remember,” Dermot says while mischievously holding his hand to his ear. I didn’t see the show when it went live as I was away filming [BBC game show The Getaway Car] in South Africa, which I think was probably good for me. It was a really quick chat, and then we talked about what we wanted to do with the show.As a result of their success, the couple have been forced to spend long periods apart, with Dee recently missing a trip to Scotland with mutual pals because of a night shoot.But Dermot insists it’s healthy to give each other space. “We don’t do them as often as we like, but we do pretty well.This autumn the famous hugs – and, ahem, that bulge – will make a welcome return when Dermot is back to host the 14th series of The X Factor on ITV.It’s a position he’s held since 2007 – with the exception of 2015, when he made the shock decision to step down.It taught me that it’s great to stay sharp and not be complacent.
The couple starting dating in 2001 after being introduced by mutual pals, and 10 years later Dermot went down on one knee.And spend a bit of time apart – give the other person space.If one night she wants to watch something and I want to watch something else, or she’s got to do some work… [The Crown] is a huge gig for her and I’m so proud.” The couple – who are parents to cats Silver and Toto – have made no secret of that fact that their busy lives have made starting a family difficult. “It’s respecting each other’s life choices.” He sighs and then continues softly: “We’re not perfect and no one is.As well as his Radio 2 show on Saturday mornings, he got to take on creative side projects including co-producing two Channel 4 documentaries about the Battle of Britain.