Good Morning Britain weather presenter Alex Beresford was crowned All Star Musical Champion on Sunday night after performing a Hamilton song
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Alex Beresford beat former EastEnders star Jacqueline Jossa to win the All Star Musicals award on Sunday night.
The 41-year-old weather presenter wowed the studio audience, as well as host John Barrowman, when he performed a song from the hit musical Hamilton.
Alex has been up against the likes of Jacqueline as well as TV presenter Michaela Strachan and Coronation Street actress Lisa George.
When John passed his title, Alex revealed that he was never on the show to win, he just wanted to enjoy himself.
Speaking after the show, Alex was asked what it was like to win and he replied: “It feels amazing. It’s surreal.
“We were all standing there on stage and waiting for them to call our name and when I heard Al.. I was like ‘oh my god it’s me’ and it was just the best feeling in the world. I’ve never now won anything like that before.
“After my performance, when I heard the judges comment, they said such lovely things and it really touched me and my eyes welled up. I held back my tears – I didn’t want to. slander on national television!” he added.
Alex continued: “The whole experience was amazing. Even so, I think we’re going to practice more. The best thing I’ve done is I just train at home all the time. I think that’s the thing. different.
“When I did Dancing On Ice, you could just practice on the real ice, whereas this is something that I can do in my own time. I would run through my performance all the time, I even did it in the shower!”
When asked what his dream role in the West End would be, Alex replied: “I mean dare I say, it would have to be Hamilton. No one has been contacted yet.
“I don’t know if it’s a ‘don’t call us, we’ll call you’ situation. But my phone is loud, that’s all I have to say! I think Karl plays Hamilton. Karl Queensborough If he needs a night off or he’s tired and wants me to come perform a song so he can catch his breath or rest, I’m happy to step on stage and perform. ‘My Shot’.”
https://www.mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/breaking-alex-beresford-beats-jacqueline-26625632 Alex Beresford beat Jacqueline Jossa to win All Star Musical for Hamilton's performance