Celebrity Gogglebox viewers were shocked to find out Johnny Ball’s real age when the TV star appeared on Friday night (June 24).
Children’s TV presenter Johnny Ball appeared on the hit Channel 4 show with his daughter, BBC Radio 2 DJ Zoe Ball and son Woody, reports Birmingham live.
Viewers were in awe of seeing the star, who competed in Strictly Come Dancing, on the show – and couldn’t believe how handsome he looked. He celebrated his 84th birthday in May.
Ball has appeared on our screens since the 1970s and throughout the 1980s, presenting several popular science and technology programs for children, including Think of a Number; Think again ; Think back; Think…this way and Johnny Ball reveals it all. He was also one of the facilitators of the Play School preschool program.
Viewers were stunned by the news of Ball’s real age. @MimiJ9 wrote on Twitter, “Damn Johnny Ball (kids presenter) looks good, 84. #CelebrityGogglebox.” @WendyKitchener agreed, “Oh Johnny Ball!!! So adorable he hasn’t changed at all! #CelebrityGogglebox.”
@veeleather added, “Johnny Ball looks exactly like when I was little!! #PETERPAN #celebritygogglebox.”
@a11who commented, “Johnny Ball on #CelebrityGogglebox – TV Legend.” @gillmcc101 echoed, “Johnny Ball on #CelebrityGogglebox what’s not to like?”
@GrahamSpinner said, “Johnny Ball takes me back to my 4yr old watching Playschool #CelebrityGogglebox.” @evilcheltdevil added, “The real Johnny Ball!!! #CelebrityGogglebox.”