T.J. Holmes and Amy Robach might have misplaced their jobs as “GMA3” anchors, however it appears like they consider it was value it for his or her “lovely relationship.”
The pair are “able to share the true story behind the headlines” on their new iHeartRadio podcast, “Amy and T.J.” The primary episode debuted Tuesday.
Holmes and Robach made headlines a yr in the past after photos sparked hypothesis that the journalists had been engaged in a romantic relationship whereas legally married to others.
ABC Information president Kim Godwin known as the matter an “inner and exterior distraction” on the time they usually had been pulled from their morning present “GMA3” earlier than ultimately parting ways with the network.
Within the first episode of their podcast, Holmes stated they had been “the oldsters who misplaced the roles we love as a result of we love one another.”
And whereas Robach described their previous yr as “hell,” she added that “Ultimately, all of us are at all times rooting for love.”
“It doesn’t at all times occur if you need it to occur,” she stated. “And it’s plain when it’s actual and it’s one thing it’s a must to navigate and it’s not simple.”
Robach was beforehand married to “Melrose Place” star Andrew Shue and Holmes was married to lawyer Marilee Fiebig.
The previous co-anchors denied that they had cheated on their former spouses, stating they had been each “in the course of divorces” when the photographs of them collectively first surfaced.
“We shouldn’t have allowed, I can say that in hindsight, for people to search out out about our relationship earlier than they came upon about our divorces,” Holmes stated. “If individuals would have heard earlier that ‘they’re in a relationship, now they’re relationship,’ possibly an eyebrow would have been raised or one thing, however it wouldn’t have turn out to be what it grew to become.”
Holmes, who previously labored for CNN, went on to say he and Robach “screwed up.” She stated they had been merely attempting to guard their youngsters and households by not initially going public with their romance.
Their new podcast was introduced in November. Holmes and Robach lately made their pink carpet debut as a pair at iHeartRadio’s Jingle Ball 2023 in Los Angeles.