He told the camera: “He would have been quietly very pleased… he would have been absolutely delighted.
“Of all the people in the family who would have been pleased, it would be my father,” he added.
Later on, the star of the show was asked how he felt about managing to raise such a huge sum of money for NHS Charities.
He said: “It’s an enormous sum of money, isn’t it? Can you imagine £40million or whatever it is in a big pile… what it would look like?
“It didn’t come to me, unfortunately!”
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