“I know the Alzheimer’s doesn’t help that, but it seems to have accelerated it. I just want to get over it so I can see my mum basically,” he added.
Being sympathetic towards his plight, Naga responded: “Oh Zach it’s something that so many people will relate to, thanks for getting in touch. I wish you, hubby and dog well.”
Clearly delighted to hear back from the TV star, Zach took the opportunity to pay her an unsolicited compliment.
He continued: “Can I just say Naga, when you are on BBC Breakfast you always dress like you are going to an awards show and I’m here for it!”