British broadcaster Piers Morgan was forced to deny he is the pigeon lady in Home Alone 2 after a comparison image between him and the actress who actually played the pigeon lady surfaced online.
The side-splitting moment occurred on Good Morning Britain Tuesday morning when co-host of the show Susanna Reid brought up the image.
She said: “Can we just have a look at Home Alone 2 because, frankly, it is the best picture. Because lots of people watch Home Alone 2 and wonder if this is you.”
Laughing, Morgan said: “Why does this keep coming around? That is not me. I am not the bag lady in Home Alone 2“.
Morgan’s denial held little gravitas after Reid said she had proof Piers was lying, revealing a picture of the TV host in 2018 covered in pigeons.
— Erron Gordon (@errongordon) December 8, 2020
A resemblance between Morgan and the “pigeon lady” was first highlighted by Morgan’s son Spencer, who tweeted an image of the character in 2018.
— Spencer Morgan (@spencermorgan93) November 5, 2018
“Chilled night watching Home Alone 2,” Spencer Morgan wrote. “Always forget you’re in it @piersmorgan.”
Reid also revealed the actress who plays the pigeon lady – Brenda Fricker – finds the comparison hilarious.
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