Davina McCall reflects on ‘great year’ following divorce in 2017 – News Live


She divorced from her husband of 17 years Matthew Robertson in 2017. But Davina McCall opened up about her resurgent love life and ‘great year’ on Friday as she talked about her relationship with new beau, costume designer Michael Douglas The Long Lost Family presenter, 52, said her year had been ‘amazing’ after she found her ‘new man’ Michael, 45, following her painful divorce to the father of her three children   Davina told the Daily Mirror: ‘This year has been amazing. I have got a new man I’m very happy. All in all it’s been a great year. I am enjoying life so much.’As well as her blossoming romance, Davina’s popular TV show, which sees her help close relatives reunite after years of separation, is in its ninth season Share this article Share She also presents Channel 4’s The 100k Drop and is set to be a judge on talent show The Masked Singer next year  However, despite her success, Davina admitted she still suffers from ‘imposter syndrome’ and worries she has ‘had her time’ She said: ‘Work has been ­amazing. I’ve got imposter syndrome, where you think someone is going tap you on the shoulder I think everybody has it.’You think, “She can sit on her laurels”, but no, never I always just think I’ve had my time, maybe this is it.’The star met actor Matthew while walking her dog on Clapham Common and they got married in 2000   The former couple went on to have children Holly, 17, Tilly, 15, and Chester, 12  After 15 years together, the pair even renewed their wedding vows with Davina gushing about being ‘lucky’ for being a with a ‘really faithful guy’  Yet the husband and wife then separated in 2017, with Davina saying at the time:  ‘I am very sad to say Matthew and I have separated Our amazing children are our number one priority.’She also wrote on Instagram: ‘Your past is your past Leave it there. Get on with the future part.’    And Davina and Michael’s romance was then revealed in May when they were spotted holding hands in public, with the news reportedly leaving Michael’s ex-wife Tracey devastated A source told The Sun that the mother, 50, has been left in tears after learning of their new relationship, having spent months acting as a support to Davina following her split from husband Matthew Robertson in 2017 ‘Davina had met their children and was the last person Tracey ever thought Michael would end up with,’ an insider told the publication ‘To find out they are dating, and that they’d been showing off their new relationship in public was an absolutely devastating blow for Tracey She’s been crying a lot and trying to get her head around it.’ The source went onto add that Michael and Tracey has split last year but remained civil, with the hairdresser still living nearby to maintain a close relationship with their two sons  According to a source quoted in The Sun, Davina and Michael’s romance blossomed ‘from a place of friendship’  According to the publication, Davina was also seen getting cosy with Michael – who she has known for more than 20 years – at the Chelsea Flower Show The insider explained: ‘Davina especially likes Michael’s sense of humour and kind nature It’s fairly early days but Davina’s mates think Michael is a good guy.’  The source continued: ‘Davina feels ready to move on now after her marriage split and is really happy ‘ 

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