Who is avid merrion dating
He has previously hinted that the pair were childhood sweethearts.
The family, who reside in north London, are notoriously private, with Leigh usually taking part in interviews under the guise of different characters.
Leigh’s second television role was playing showbiz photographer Barry Gibson who featured on the early series of Channel 4's Popworld.
Leigh also featured Barry, along with Keith Lemon and Avid Merrion in the series Whatever I Want, which aired late night on ITV in 2000.
, where two teams take part in absurd tasks and challenges all based around what has happened during recent events in the world of news and showbiz.
Craig David hated the fact Leigh Francis, aka Avid Merrion, constantly mocked him in Bo’ Selecta! The singer tolerated the joke but felt totally humiliated when he made a personal appearance on the show.
‘I played along with it, I said it was cool, I can take a joke, roll with it… It frustrated me beyond belief because I was there,’ Craig tells G2 magazine.
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It is thought that the couple's relationship began back when they were childhood sweethearts.
Leigh has previously attended one of Jonathan Ross's famous Halloween parties with Jill, and shared a rare public tribute to his wife, when he took to Twitter to post a snap of the couple in fancy dress with a caption which read: "What a lovely anniversary evening.