ANNE Hegerty had a brilliant comeback when she was compared to a topless Newcastle fan whose antics went viral on the internet, insisting: “My t*ts are bigger than that.”
The 60-year-old Chase quiz genius was cruelly asked if she was the moob-baring Geordie pictured on Twitter – but left fans in hysterics by making light of the situation.
Anne Hegerty told fans: ‘I would just like to confirm that this is NOT me’[/caption]
The man appeared in a tweet being shared from the Newcastle game[/caption]
Twitter users shared pictures of the man, who was celebrating Newcastle’s win over Leicester City, writing: “Is that Anne Hegerty from The Chase?”
When the pictures came to the I’m A Celeb star’s attention, she tweeted: “I would just like to confirm that this is NOT me … ”
And when another follower asked her to prove it, she replied simply: “My tits are bigger than that.”
Another fan wailed: “I can’t unsee this” but Anne hit back: “YOU can’t unsee it? How do you think I feel? ”
She insisted it was not her at the King Power Stadium[/caption]
Anne is famous for her role as brainbox the Governess on The Chase[/caption]
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Her good-natured responses were liked by thousands of fans on Twitter, with one telling her: “This is why you’re my favourite Chaser Anne ”
One Newcastle supporter added: “That is hilarious that Anne. The toon loves you x.”
Another told her: “Anne, I salute you – epic response.”
Countless others shared an animated GIF of The Chase host Bradley Walsh in hysterics, writing: “Fantastic banter .”
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