Lorraine Kelly treated fans to a rare glimpse into her childhood when she shared an adorable throwback snap of herself as a two-year-old.
Taking to Instagram, the ITV Lorraine presenter stunned fans with the black and white image, which sees her sitting in a boat with her doppelganger mum back in 1962.
Appearing to have been enjoying a day out by the sea, Lorraine looked adorable in a swimsuit, wearing her hair in pigtails with a cheeky smile on her face. Her mum, Anne, looked glamorous in a gingham bikini with a scarf tied in her hair.
Lorraine captioned the image: ‘Me and my gorgeous mum – rocking a bikini in 1962. Looks like she should be in #Cannes – was actually Seamill on Ayrshire coast. #gorgeous #bikini #beautiful #mum’.
Fans rushed to comment on the snap, admiring the similarity between the TV presenter and her mum and gushing over the latter’s beauty.
One said: ‘Wow Lorraine you’re mum is gorgeous! Definitely where you get it from’.
Another added: ‘What a gorgeous special photo.. Your mum is stunning there, and you’re the beautiful apple of her eye! Beautiful and one to cherish for sure xxx’.
A third said: ‘Wow no wonder you look so good, got fabulous genes in your family’.
While a fourth commented: ‘Aww such a lovely photo. Beautiful. Your Deffinently like your mother,she’s gorgeous. What a figure on her too.You look cute.’
Lorraine is extremely close with her mother, who watches her on television every day.
‘Mum and I are very close and speak all the time,’ she told The Guardian in 2014. ‘She watches me on television every day and if she’d had more opportunities she would have made a great journalist because she asks really good questions.
‘When I told her I was interviewing Joan Collins, she said, “Make sure you ask her this and this …”. If I’m talking to anyone while I’m presenting, it’s Mum.’