VALENTINO Dixon has just been released from prison - but what did he do, and why is he free? Here we explain who he is, whether he will play golf with Piers Morgan, and how he was released. Who is Valentino Dixon? Valentino Dixon is an American ex-prisoner whose murder conviction was overturned after his golf drawings drew attention to his case. He was jailed in 1991 after being found guilty of gunning down Torriano Jackson in New York. He was sentenced to 38 years in jail despite the real murderer confessing to the crime on camera. Speaking just days after the killing, real culprit Lamarr Scott told reporters: "I don't want my friend [Mr Dixon] to take the rap for something that I did." Will he play golf with Piers Morgan? Valentino Dixon was invited to play golf with Piers Morgan live on GMB. Speaking via video link, Piers said: "Here's what we're going to do. We'll fly you over to England and I'll play a bit of golf with you." Valentino replied: "Oh my God. I've got to get a visa … [Read more...] about Who is Valentino Dixon, will he play golf with Piers Morgan and how did his drawings help him clear murder conviction?
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Welsh Love Island contestant Rosie Williams has proved she's just as feisty off the show as she was on it after clashing with Piers Morgan live on air. The former Rhondda solicitor was the second contestant to be booted from the reality show on Friday after losing out during a re-coupling. Since then she has opened about her experience and her fiery relationship with villa heartthrob Adam Collard after being dumped in favour of newbie Zara McDermot. Now she has defended her decision to ditch her career as a solicitor for the the ITV show during a fiery exchange on Good Morning Britain. Appearing on Monday's programme, Rosie told Piers Morgan that her family were "very proud" of her, rejecting claims she had made herself "look stupid" on TV. Starting the offensive, Piers asked: "What do your family make of you giving up this extraordinarily good, successful career to go and make yourself look stupid on TV?" To which the 26-year-old replied: "My family are very proud of me, I don't think … [Read more...] about Love Island contestant Rosie Williams clashes with Piers Morgan
GOOD Morning Britain viewers have said Piers Morgan took an "upskirt" picture of Susanna Reid after he shared a leggy snap of her from behind the show's desk. The controversial host was clearly a fan of her ensemble and quipped that she was wearing "half a dress". He captioned the snap: "Wardrobe department forgot the rest of Susanna’s dress today. Complaints are NOT pouring in..." However, some viewers were not so impressed with the snap and accused him of embarrassing his co-host live on air. One wrote: "@piersmorgan good to see you think it’s ridiculous that people wouldn’t find you posting a picture upskirt of your coworker hilarious. Call us crazy. You may have heard of it, #MeToo." However, others defended the presenter with one saying: "Oh lighten up it was hardly an upskirt! No need to get worked up about everything for everyone". During the show Piers brought up the picture saying the picture had boosted his followers saying she was wearing "half a dress" and … [Read more...] about Viewers say Piers Morgan has taken Susanna Reid ‘upskirt’ pic after he shared leggy snap of co-host from behind GMB desk
PIERS Morgan has blasted Meghan Markle's half-sister, calling her a "vulture" for dishing on the actress days before the royal wedding. Samantha Markle had claimed that the media was to blame for the stress that Meghan was under just days before she says "I Do" to Prince Harry - but the Good Morning Britain host was quick to call her out. Speaking with Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid, Samantha Markle blamed the media for the negative portrayal of her father Thomas Markle, saying she had always been supporter of the family and said "lovely things" about Meghan. Discussing her troubled dad, Samantha said: "I think he had the right to defend himself and get to the point where he wanted to say no - they had an ethical obligation to allow me to be portrayed as I am... and not be caught in unflattering situations as media vultures had done." But Piers immediately jumped in, saying: "There's no bigger media vulture with this wedding than you, is there Ms Markle? "How you can have the gall to … [Read more...] about Piers Morgan attacks Meghan Markle’s sister Samantha for ‘trashing’ star days before royal wedding
PIERS Morgan caused a Good Morning Britain fan's Twitter followers to soar from zero to over 6,000 within minutes after calling on viewers to follow him. The TV star, 53, asked those watching to follow Tim Chawner after the man tweeted a compliment to his co-host Susanna Reid. On the show earlier today Piers decided to read out a tweet from the antique clock and watch specialist directed at his co-star. He said: "I want to say good morning to Tim Chawner who is an antique clock restorer in Birchington in Kent since he was 14 years old. "He tweeted me to say, 'Hi Piers, can you tell Susanna that she is looking very gorgeous this morning." Susanna could be seen mouthing "thank you" to the camera. Noticing that the Twitter user - who goes by @scorpiotim - had no followers, the TV host then asked viewers to show him some love for his "nice" comments. Piers said: "I want to get Tim some followers." As Tim's profile flashed up on screen they noticed he already had nine followers within … [Read more...] about Piers Morgan helps Good Morning Britain fan go from zero to 6,000 Twitter followers after appeal