Jeremy Kyle Show cancelled by ITV

Steve Dymond. Credit Facebook

Steve Dymond. Credit Facebook

"He had gone on the show exclusively to clear his name but he said it had gone wrong because of the lie detector test".

Damian Collins, chairman of the Commons Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee, said TV companies "have a duty to care to the people who take part in their programmes", while Tory MP Simon Hart, who also sits on the committee, described the Jeremy Kyle Show as "car-crash TV which revels in people's awful misfortune and sometimes their vulnerabilities".

ITV said it would offer support to all Love Island contestants rather than just those who ask for it, although the broadcaster's chief executive, Carolyn McCall, said the duty of care can not last indefinitely.

While MP Damian Collins, chairman of the Commons Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee, said TV companies "have a duty to care to the people who take part in their programmes".

An ITV spokeswoman said: "Prior to the show a comprehensive assessment is carried out by the guest welfare team on all potential contributors".

Following the news of Steven's death on Monday, a statement from ITV was released confirming the episode he featured in would not be broadcast.

A spokesperson for United Kingdom prime minister Theresa May called it a "deeply concerning case" and saying that "broadcasters and production companies have a responsibility for the mental health and well-being of participants".

His death is not being treated as suspicious. Autopsy results would be needed to further determine the cause, and it's expected that an inquest will be opened.

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It has also emerged that a warrant for the arrest for Mr Dymond was issued after he failed to attend a court hearing for non-payment of a fine.

And in February, Mr Dymond had been due to attend a hearing at Southampton Magistrates' Court for the non-payment of a fine of £4,329.

The Jeremy Kyle Show guest who died days after recording the episode reportedly split from his partner following an attempt to prove he was not a cheat. Episodes will not be shown on ITV2 either.

Filming and broadcasting of the programme have been suspended while the review is being conducted.

After Mr Dymond's death, ITV suspended filming and took all planned episodes off the air, adding that the episode featuring Mr Dymond would never be screened.

An Ofcom spokesman said: "This is clearly a very distressing case".

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

The programme has had its regular daytime morning slot on ITV since 2005. He was crying, the love was real.

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