Laura Whitmore addresses Celebrity Juice co-star Keith Lemon’s baby name ‘slip-up’

Laura Whitmore has spoken out after her Celebrity Juice co-star Keith Lemon appeared to accidentally reveal the name of her newborn daughter.

Many fans believed Keith, 47, whose real name is Leigh Frances, had slipped up and revealed Laura’s baby name during an appearance on This Morning on Thursday.

During the appearance, where he discussed the new series of Celeb Juice, Keith referenced the show’s team captains, Laura, 35, and Emily Atack, 31. 

Setting things straight: Laura Whitmore has spoken out after her Celebrity Juice co-star Keith Lemon appeared to accidentally reveal the name of her newborn daughter 

However Keith left viewers convinced he had revealed Laura’s little girl’s name after he said hello to the presenter and her baby who were watching at home. 

He said: ‘We’ve got Laura Whitmore as well, who’s at home watching this with her child. So hello to Emily and Laura, hello.’

Viewers soon took to Twitter to speculate that he was calling Laura’s baby ‘Emily’, however Laura soon cleared up any confusion on the social media platform.  

Oops! Many fans believed Keith, 47, whose real name is Leigh Frances, had slipped up and revealed Laura's baby name during an appearance on This Morning on Thursday

Oops! Many fans believed Keith, 47, whose real name is Leigh Frances, had slipped up and revealed Laura’s baby name during an appearance on This Morning on Thursday

'It would get confusing': Viewers soon took to Twitter to speculate that he was calling Laura's baby 'Emily', however Laura soon cleared up any confusion on the social media platform

 ‘It would get confusing’: Viewers soon took to Twitter to speculate that he was calling Laura’s baby ‘Emily’, however Laura soon cleared up any confusion on the social media platform

One fan asked if Keith was talking about Emily Atack, to which Laura responded: ‘Ha ha, yes he was! Emily and I are team captains. It’s a gorgeous name, but would get confusing x.’  

Speaking on Thursday’s episode This Morning, the Celebrity Juice host spoke about the panellist’s little girl with husband Iain Stirling before saying ‘hello Emily’.

At the time, Keith did not clarify if he was referring to the newborn or to Laura’s Celebrity Juice co-panellist, Emily. 

However, fans were quick to pick up on the incident online, tweeting: ‘I think Laura Whitmore has named her newborn Emily thanks to Keith #ThisMorning’; ‘Keith just said Emily and Laura are watching from home! #ThisMorning’;

‘Did @lemontwittor just announce @thewhitmore’s baby’s name on @thismorning? #Emily #thismorning.’

MailOnline has contacted Laura’s representatives for comment.  

Speaking out: Speaking on Thursday's epsiode of the show, the Celebrity Juice judge spoke about the panellists little girl with husband Iain Stirling before saying 'hello Emily'

Speaking out: Speaking on Thursday’s epsiode of the show, the Celebrity Juice judge spoke about the panellists little girl with husband Iain Stirling before saying ‘hello Emily’

Double trouble: Keith did not clarify if he was referring to Laura's newborn or to Laura's Celebrity Juice co-panellist, Emily Atack

Double trouble: Keith did not clarify if he was referring to Laura’s newborn or to Laura’s Celebrity Juice co-panellist, Emily Atack  

Could it be? Fans were quick to pick up on the incident online as they took to Twitter after the interview

Could it be? Fans were quick to pick up on the incident online as they took to Twitter after the interview 

It comes after Laura revealed she was already back at work on the ITV2 panel show Wednesday, as she shared a breastfeeding snap while getting ready to appear as a captain.

The TV and radio personality looked radiant in a yellow corduroy shirt with white frill detailing around the collar and and sleeves of the garment.

While Laura had her hair and make-up done by the Celeb Juice glam squad, her little one was tucked underneath a muslin and appeared to be feeding.

The Irish native wore her blonde locks in beachy waves and sported a natural pallet of make-up, which highlighted her pretty features.

Laura accessorised with a series of gold chain necklaces and a quirky clip. 

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