Legendary TV Host Phillip Schofield's Wife Stephanie Lowe Opens up For The First Time Since Her Husband Came Out as Gay

News by Simond Cannon Published on 09 Feb,2020 Updated on 09 Feb,2020

Veteran TV Host Phillip Schofield's Wife Stephanie Lowe Broke Her Silence For The First Time After Her Husband Phill's Decision To Come Out As Gay.

  • Phillip, 57, and Stephanie, 55, tied the knot in 1993; the two first met while they both were working at BBC.
  • The couple has two adults daughters Ruby, 24, and Molly, 27.
  • Phillip knew he was gay when he was married but decided to suppress his sexuality.
  • A source close to the couple reported that Stephanie doesn't have any plan to divorce him. 

Phillip Schofield's wife Stephanie Lowe spoke up her silence following her husband's shock revelation about his sexuality. This Morning presenter Philip first announced that he is gay in a touching Instagram post. He later exclusively talked about his years-long battle with his sexuality in an impassioned interview with his co-presenter Holly Willoughby at This Morning on 7th Feb 2020. 

After heartfelt conversations at This Morning, his wife Lowe speaking to The Sun on Sunday said, 

We've had to face the most emotionally painful time in our 27 years of marriage

Phillip also revealed that he suppressed his sexuality when he married his wife Stephanie 27-year ago.

I am not saying I didn't know. Whatever was 'there' I thought, 'Ok, whatever this is, you stay back because I am happy

According to The Mirror, Lowe has no plan to divorce him after his public announcement about his sexuality. 

CAPTION: Phillip Schofield with his beloved wife and daughters SOURCE: Metro

The two are married since 1993. The pair first came across while Phill was working for the BBC Children's TV while Stephanie was a BBC production Assistant.  

They are proud parents to two grown daughters, Molly Lowe, born in 1993 and Ruby Lowe, born in 1996. The first is a talent manager while the latter is a graduate.  

The family of four currently resides in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire.