Ricki Lake recently on Thursday's Loose Women opened up about the tragic suicide of her ex-husband who died earlier this year.
The 49-year-old Television presenter spoke at length about Christian Evans' sudden death in February and she also admitted that the past seven months have been the 'darkest days' as she deals with the grief.
Ricki Lake discusses Christian Evans suicide
The talk show host, Ricki Lake was originally due to speak on the ITV lunchtime stalwart and appear on the panel of BBC talent show Let It Shine after she got the devastating news of her her husband's death.
She said on the show:
I was in London when I got the news that my husband had committed suicide in the states. It’s very cathartic for me to be here.
Late Christian Evans' wife Ricki Lake
She further added revealing that she is still wearing her wedding ring:
My darkest days have been these last seven months, I’m wearing his wedding ring and he would want me to go on and now my newest cause is talking about mental illness and suicide prevention. It's really an honour to be here to honour him.
Ricki Lake discusses husband Christian Evans suicide
Speaking on the panel, the Emmy-winner Ricki admitted that she had suffered her 'greatest loss', describing her husband as her 'twin flame'.
Life goes on I am suffering my greatest loss - he was my twin flame, the only thing other than my two children that matter to me.
Ricki Lake and Christian Evans
Her former husband had suffered from bipolar disorder but she admitted that he also 'had a lot of issues' before he tragically died from a self-inflicted gunshot at age 45.