The annual industry awards took place Wednesday afternoon, and Piers was nominated in the News Presenter category.
Meanwhile, his former stamp, Good Morning England, took first place in the Multi-Channel News category ahead of BBC Breakfast and Sky News.
Piers’ TRIC Award came after 18 months of debate for the presenter.
While GMB interviews with various cabinet ministers throughout the pandemic have earned him praise for taking the government into account, he has also come under repeated criticism for his comments on various public figures. Meghan Markle.
After the Duchess of Sussex interviewed Oprah Winfrey earlier this year, Piers is skeptical of a series of allegations made by Meghanincluding those related to mental health.
These were widely condemned at the time and More complaints are being made to Ofcom about the broadcast than any other event in the TV watcher’s history..
Following this, Piers was called on the air by GMB presenter Alex Beresford, asking the host to attack backstage during a live broadcastand Ofcom confirmed that they would look into the matter that night, announced his immediate resignation from the show.
Six months later, Ofcom decided that Piers did not violate ITV’s guidelines by publishing his comments.pointed out that she was challenged by others on the program that day, including Susanna.