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Miriam Margolyes ‘has no regrets' over comments she hoped Boris Johnson would die after catching coronavirus

28 days ago   |   By Metro

Miriam doesn't regret her comments about Boris Johnson
Miriam Margolyes has said that she ‘cannot regret' controversial comments on The Last Leg where she admitted hope that Boris Johnson would die after he caught coronavirus.
The 79-year-old actress appeared on the topical Channel 4 show in May, as the Prime Minister was put in intensive care.
In a chat with hosts Adam Hills, Alex Brooker and Josh Widdecombe, she admitted it had crossed her mind a hope that he would die, only to ‘then think better of it'.
Despite the backlash afterwards, the notoriously blunt star told The Times this...
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Miriam Margolyes 'Can't Regret' Controversial Boris Johnson Coronavirus Comment: 'I Was Thinking Aloud'

Miriam Margolyes 'Can't Regret' Controversial Boris Johnson Coronavirus Comment: 'I Was Thinking Aloud'

28 days ago   |   By Huffington Post

Miriam Margolyes has admitted she “can't regret” making a controversial comment about Boris Johnson 's battle with coronavirus during an appearance on The Last Leg earlier this year. The Call The Midwife star faced a backlash in May when she admitted on the Channel 4 show that she'd initially wanted the prime minister to die when he was hospitalised with the virus in April. She told hosts Adam Hills, Josh Widdicombe and Alex Brooker via video link: “I had difficulty not wanting Boris Johnson to die. I wanted him to die. Then I thought that will reflect badly on me and I don't want to be...
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