WATCH: This Morning viewers in TEARS as 10 year old superfan meets his idols

16th Oct 18 | Entertainment News

Michael, who was diagnosed with autism as a toddler, couldn't speak up until two years ago.

In a heartwarming moment that left viewers in tears, This Morning hosts Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield were delighted to introduce 10 year old superfan Michael Glaister to the show. 

Michael, who was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) at the age of two, got to appear live on the show today, and even presented his very own segment on air. Appearing alongside him, Michael's mum explained how the 10 year old couldn't speak until two years ago.

Viewers were left in tears during one moment, as Michael got up at the end of his interview to embrace Holly and Phil after they gifted him with some This Morning goodies. 

Watch the heartwarming moment below: