Jeremy Kyle guest Steve Dymond ‘tried 300 times’ to get on doomed ITV show

Steve tragically died earlier this week after filming an episode of the ITV day time programme The Jeremy Kyle Show.

Pals feared he took his own life after failing the lie detector test.

Aiden Dugdale, who is reported to have been in the audience during the taping of the show when Steven appeared, has claimed the 63-year-old openly talked about his determination to get on the programme.

The 20-year-old told The Sun Online: “He explained to us in the audience that he’d tried to come on the show before.

“He said he’d called about 300 times.”

eremy Kyle guest Steve Dymond ‘tried 300 times’ to get on doomed ITV show

JEREMY Kyle guest Steve Dymond begged to be on the show before ITV signed him up, reports have claimed.

Steve tragically died earlier this week after filming an episode of the ITV day time programme The Jeremy Kyle Show.

Pals feared he took his own life after failing the lie detector test.

Aiden Dugdale, who is reported to have been in the audience during the taping of the show when Steven appeared, has claimed the 63-year-old openly talked about his determination to get on the programme.

The 20-year-old told The Sun Online: “He explained to us in the audience that he’d tried to come on the show before.

“He said he’d called about 300 times.”

“He explained to us in the audience that he’d tried to come on the show before.He said he’d called about 300 times”

Aiden Dugdale

Aides added: “Jeremy even joked about it, saying: ‘Does anyone at ITV ever answer the phones?’”

A spokeswoman for The Jeremy Kyle Show has been contacted by Daily Star Online to verify the claim.

Steve reached out to the show in a bid to prove he had not been unfaithfulto his estranged partner Jane Callaghan, in the hopes of a reconciliation.

On Wednesday night, Jeremy Kyle broke his silence after the show was canned for good.

Jeremy said: “Myself and the production team I have worked with for the last 14 years are all utterly devastated by the recent events.

“Our thoughts and sympathies are with Steve’s family and friends at this incredibly sad time.”

Announcing the news that the show will not be returning, Carolyn McCall, ITV’s CEO said: “Given the gravity of recent events we have decided to end production of The Jeremy Kyle Show.

“The Jeremy Kyle Show has had a loyal audience and has been made by a dedicated production team for 14 years, but now is the right time for the show to end.

“Everyone at ITV’s thoughts and sympathies are with the family and friends of Steve Dymond.

“The previously announced review of the episode of the show is underway and will continue.

“ITV will continue to work with Jeremy Kyle on other projects.”

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