They are one of our favourite Gogglebox families but unfortunately it's the end of the road for the Michaels as dad Andrew is going into politics.

Andrew, Carolyne, Louis and Alex really did provide some great one-liners, particularly from Louis, so no doubt will be missed by fans.

A Channel 4 spokesperson told Digital Spy; Mr Michael has confirmed his proposed candidacy as a UKIP MP.

"Sadly, any Gogglebox cast member who becomes a candidate for a political party will have to step down from their involvement in Gogglebox.

"It's with great regret that The Michaels are no longer in the show. They have been excellent contributors to Gogglebox, and we are very grateful for all they have given to the show."

While mum Carolyne tweeted;