“Thank you for all the kind messages and well wishes for the big fella,” he wrote on Twitter. Your support is, as ever, much appreciated.” Mc Partlin checked into rehab for “substance abuse, prescription drugs, and drinking”, telling presenter explained how a knee injury two years ago led him to become addicted to prescription pain medication, while depression caused a turn to substance abuse.
Mc Partlin also revealed he suffers from anxiety over fears he cannot conceive a child with wife Lisa.
We thank you so much from the bottom of our hearts.” The duo faced stiff competition in the category, managing to beat Bradley Walsh, Holly Willoughby, and Phillip Schofield.
Ant Mc Partlin has spoken about reuniting with Declan Donnelly after being separated for months due to a stint in rehab. We are really excited."We'll have the same old shenanigans, but with a few little added twists. We've been waiting for ages, it's been a long summer break so we can't wait."Dec told Speaking back in September following his release from rehab, Ant revealed: "I was at the point where anything – prescription drugs, non-prescription drugs – I would take. The doctors told me, 'You could have killed yourself'.""I was insane. It was to the point of hearing things, seeing things in the garden and still the pain was getting worse.
Ant and Dec have formed one of the most successful partnerships in TV, and are known as television royalty.
With Britain's Got Talent set to be back on our TV screens within the next couple of months, the auditions are well under way, with Ant Mc Partlin and Declan Donnelly fronting the show for the 12th series.
This story seems to really strike a chord with Ant." He told the audience, “It’s been a very emotional night tonight.
ANTHONY Mc Partlin, better known as Ant, forms one half of the beloved TV duo Ant and Dec.
However, the duo's music career didn’t last too long as their record label decided not to renew their contract in 1997 – but after they had already re-branded as Ant and Dec.
Having become real life best friends, their on-screen chemistry proved a winner and they moved into comedy presenting.