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Louis Theroux reveals his wife Nancy Strang told him he was drinking ‘fairly a lot’ during lockdown 

Louis Theroux has revealed that his wife Nancy Strang warned him he was drinking ‘fairly a lot’ during the Covid-19 pandemic.

The documentary filmmaker, 52, admitted he drinks ‘greater than’ he is ‘alleged to’ as he opened up on his alcohol consumption whereas showing on Thursday’s Loose Women.

He defined that his director wife, who he tied the knot with in 2012, told him he was drinking ‘fairly a lot’ during the Covid lockdown and stated he has since ‘reined it in’.

Alcohol: Louis Theroux has revealed that his wife Nancy Strang warned him that he was drinking 'quite a lot' during the Covid-19 pandemic

Alcohol: Louis Theroux has revealed that his wife Nancy Strang warned him that he was drinking ‘fairly a lot’ during the Covid-19 pandemic

‘Like a lot of individuals, we could not go to stag dos, weddings, events. All that outlet needed to happen in your home,’ he stated.

‘On a Friday night time, I’d crack open the bourbon after which on a Monday and Tuesday. My wife stated you appear to be drinking fairly a lot and I’d say I’m simply enjoyable.

‘I’ve reined it in. I drink greater than I’m alleged to however you possibly can’t be too laborious on your self with that stuff. You must keep watch over it.’

Louis stated the pandemic additionally allowed him to spend extra high quality time with his wife Nancy and their children – Frederick, Walter and Albert – and stated they received to know one another ‘in a entire new method’.

Partner: He explained that his director wife (both pictured in May 2019) told him that he was drinking 'quite a lot' during the Covid lockdown and said he has since 'reined it in'

Partner: He defined that his director wife (each pictured in May 2019) told him that he was drinking ‘fairly a lot’ during the Covid lockdown and stated he has since ‘reined it in’

Opening up: The documentary filmmaker, 52, admitted he drinks 'more than' he is 'supposed to' as he opened up on his alcohol intake while appearing on Thursday's Loose Women

Opening up: The documentary filmmaker, 52, admitted he drinks ‘greater than’ he is ‘alleged to’ as he opened up on his alcohol consumption whereas showing on Thursday’s Loose Women

The podcaster stated they began a manufacturing company, Mindhouse, immediately earlier than the pandemic, which he stated was each ‘horrific’ and ‘fantastic’.

He continued: ‘I found how a lot I really like my household and my wife specifically. 

‘Everyone had a totally different pandemic and I can solely converse for me however we have been seeing extra of one another than ever earlier than and that concerned attending to know my wife in a entire new method. 

‘We had began a TV manufacturing company collectively simply earlier than lockdown, not perfect timing. It was on one stage, horrific, and on one other wonderful and fantastic.’

Reflecting on how his job has affected his marriage, Louis admitted that his ‘largest battle’ is balancing his work commitments with his personal life.

Sweet: Louis said the pandemic also allowed him to spend more quality time with his wife Nancy (both pictured in January 2012) and their kids - Frederick, Walter and Albert

Sweet: Louis stated the pandemic additionally allowed him to spend extra high quality time with his wife Nancy (each pictured in January 2012) and their children – Frederick, Walter and Albert

Amusing: Louis also spoke about the viral TikTok remix video of Louis rapping 'My Money Don't Jiggle, Jiggle, It Folds', sharing his surprise that the clip became so popular

Amusing: Louis additionally spoke concerning the viral TikTok remix video of Louis rapping ‘My Money Don’t Jiggle, Jiggle, It Folds’, sharing his shock that the clip turned so widespread

He defined: ‘The largest battle in my life is figure and life and the way that performs out on the home entrance and the way it performs out along with your relationship along with your important different. 

‘I’ve been travelling for 20 years making TV and in lockdown I could not journey extra. My wife all the time stated, why cannot you go away much less, there should be fascinating folks to fulfill within the UK.

‘So I started reporting on the house entrance, home setting, which ended up being about arguments my wife and I have been having, the children.’

Elsewhere on the chat present, Louis spoke concerning the viral TikTok remix video of Louis rapping ‘My Money Don’t Jiggle, Jiggle, It Folds’, sharing his shock that the clip turned so widespread.

Singing: He joked that he thought he was going to be a pop star when he was a child until he realised he had 'no talent' and described the moment he found out about the TikTok

Singing: He joked that he thought he was going to be a pop star when he was a little one till he realised he had ‘no expertise’ and described the second he discovered concerning the TikTok

He joked that he thought he was going to be a pop star when he was a little one till he realised he had ‘no expertise’ and described the second he discovered concerning the TikTok.

He stated: ‘My agent known as up and stated we have been in contact with TikTok, you are going viral in an unprecedented method. 

‘When I went previous colleges dropping my children off, I’d hear thus murmur, my money do not jiggle jiggle. Rita Ora did it, Shakira did it, Snoop Dog.

‘The 7-year-old is into it, the center one, the 14-year-old, not a lot. The thought I’m throughout his feed doing my cringey dance is clearly not perfect.’

Bathroom dancing: Sharing the post to her 2.1 million followers on the platform, Rita simply said: 'Toilet raver'

Joining the trend: In May, Rita took to TikTok to share an amusing clip of herself dancing around her bathroom to the rap while she brushed her teeth

Joining the development: In May, Rita took to TikTok to share an amusing clip of herself dancing round her toilet to the rap whereas she brushed her enamel 

The remix comes from an auto-tuned audio of Louis recreating his rap – which he originated in episode of Weird Weekends some 20 years in the past – whereas being interviewed by Amelia Dimoldenberg for Chicken Shop Date.

In May, Rita took to TikTok to share an amusing clip of herself dancing round her toilet to the rap whereas she brushed her enamel.

The singer, 31, boogied round to the viral sound of Louis Theroux’s rapping remixed by Duke & Jones.

Sharing the submit to 2.1 million followers on the platform, she referred to herself as a ‘rest room raver’. 

Rita appeared to have enjoyable wiggling round to the audio, which has been utilized in some a million TikTok movies, together with different celebs corresponding to Riverdale stars Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes and Madelaine Petsch. 

Funny: The remix comes from an auto-tuned audio of Louis recreating his rap - which he originated in episode of Weird Weekends some 20 years ago

Funny: The remix comes from an auto-tuned audio of Louis recreating his rap – which he originated in episode of Weird Weekends some 20 years in the past

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