Ruth Langsford awkwardly calls Love Island Millie Lillie in This Morning gaffe

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This Morning presenter Ruth Langsford made a very awkward blunder on Friday morning's show, when she accidentally called Love Island winner Millie Court "Lillie".

Ruth, 61, and her husband Eamonn Holmes, 61, were joined by Millie and Liam Reardon for the final show of their summer stint fronting ITV's daytime programme.

But as they discussed the couple's future and Millie's resemblance to former bombshell Lillie Haynes via video link, Ruth made a massive error.

Kick starting the conversation off Eamonn said: "Before you're too hard on him. Millie and Lillie sound alike and you look alike. In fairness, it could be have been a mistake that anybody would have made."

Ruth clarified how Millie "does obviously not think that" – but then she confused the two names at the start of her next question.

Realising the blunder, Millie then burst into laughter as Ruth quickly corrected herself.

The clumsy mistake didn't go unnoticed by viewers at home either as they took to Twitter to share their thoughts on the evident flaw that just took place.

One viewer penned: "Ruth did not just call Millie – Lillie on This Morning."

While another said: "When Ruth called Millie Lillie…oops!"

A third chimed: "Oooh did Ruth just call Millie, Lillie on This Morning?"

Elsewhere in the interview, Millie and Liam expressed how they miss each other since returning back to the UK.

Talking live from her home in Essex, Millie said: "I’m really missing him. I regret saying I’d go home, I wish I was with him…"

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