The This Morning presenter, 37, and the
In the throwback picture, the presenting duo looked incredibly youthful as they cheerfully smiled and posed backstage for the cameras at an A-list affair.
Blast from the past! Holly Willoughby and Stephen Mulhern looked almost unrecognisable in Ministry of Mayhem throwback snap taken 14 years ago shared on Twitter on Thursday
The official ITV account tweeted: ‘Fresh faced and almost unrecognisable — what a pair of mischief makers @stephenmulhern @hollywills in their Ministry of Mayhem days! #TBT #ThrowbackThursday.’ (sic)
Taken in 2005, glamorous Holly would have been 24 when the snap was taken with her presenting pal while Stephen would have been 28 years old.
The duo were attending the ‘SPRUNG! THE MAGIC ROUNDABOUT’ film premiere when the snap was taken all those years ago.
Ministry of Mayhem was given a face lift and renamed Holly and Stephen’s Saturday Showdown later on.
History: The This Morning presenter, 36, and the Britain’s Got Talent star, 41, joined forces to host the children’s TV show from January 2004 until July 2006 (pictured 2014)
Holly and Stephen have stayed firm friends over the years after their two-year presenting stint together on the children’s television show.
As their friendship has flourished over time, their presenting careers have blossomed in the limelight.
Holly’s most recent success includes reportedly securing a six-figure sum to step into the embattled star Ant McPartlin’s shoes for I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here.
Throwback! Taken in 2005, glamorous Holly would have been 24 when the snap was taken with her presenting pal while Stephen would have been 28 years old
Before embarking on her TV career, she was signed to British icon Kate Moss’ former modelling agency Storm Models at the tender age of 14.
The This Morning beauty confessed modelling helped her come out of her ‘shell’ and boosted her self-confidence in a Beauty Full Lives podcast with Madeleine Spencer.
She said: ‘I really think it helped me come out of my shell because I wasn’t the most confident person at school.
Stay together: Holly and Stephen have stayed firm friends over the years after their two-year presenting stint together on the children’s television show (2010)
‘All my school friends still can’t understand how I’m doing the job that I’m doing because they’re like, “You were the one with your sleeve pulled down over your hand and your jumper over your mouth because you were too scared to look anyone in the eye.”‘
In 2014, Stephen lifted the lid on his close decade-long friendship with the gorgeous blonde in an interview with
The Catchphrase star revealed he goes to Holly for advice if he’s got a problem and he praised her as a ‘proper mate’.
He told the publication: ‘Ant and Dec, Emma Willis and Holly Willoughby are proper mates. But that’s about it.
‘If I had a problem I’d go to Holly, and if I want advice that makes no sense and probably makes things worse, I’ll ask Ant and Dec.’
What a deal! Holly’s most recent success includes reportedly securing a six-figure sum to step into the embattled star Ant McPartlin’s shoes for I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here