Loose Women is celebrating 20 years on TV – but a lot goes on that we don't see on our screens.
There are a lot of interesting moments off camera that only those lucky people in the audience actually get to witness.
A lot goes into making the popular daytime show, which is celebrating it's 20th anniversary with a special episode on Friday.
And the loose ladies themselves have revealed lots of details from behind-the-scenes over the past two decades.
Here are some secrets from behind-the-scenes at Loose Women:
Loose Women is filmed in the same studio as Lorraine
Loose Women doesn't have a studio all for itself, as the ladies share with known other than Lorraine.
It's a race against time to swap the sets around when Lorraine Kelly finishes her show at 9.25am.
While This Morning is on air, a well-drilled team starts moving the furniture around in the studio next door.
Then they have to get the audience into their seats before a live link to the loose ladies at around 12.15pm.
The set can be changed
The famous Loose Women desk can be altered to allow extra guests during the show.
The normal set up sees four of the loose ladies on the desk at one time – with a space made in the middle for a guest.
However, the desk has an extra panel and can actually be extended to allow eight people to sit down.
It's also actually quite small as there is only enough space to fit around 80 people in the audience.
The loose ladies get to work very early
Loose Women doesn't start until 12.30pm – but the loose ladies don't get a lie in.
Presenter Andrea McLean has revealed they are at work before 9am to plan what is coming up on the show that day.
Andrea told Good Housekeeping : "Our first meeting is at 8.45am – we discuss everything.
"The producers meet up beforehand and they go through the papers, and whatever makes the headlines that day. Then they put the topics out there to the four of us.
"Rather than discussing it, we think about whether we've experienced it, and what our take is on it."
There is a plan in place if the show gets pulled off air
Loose Women sometimes has to come off air in the middle of a broadcast.
Back in 2016, the show was forced to go briefly off air after a 'peaceful protest' was made by Fathers4Justice.
Three male audience members of the group interrupted a segment in which Coleen Nolan was discussing her weight loss journey with guest Dan Hooper.
A man's voice could be heard shouting what sounded like "Father4Justice no kids, no cash".
He repeated the comments several times while Coleen and her fellow panelists, including Ruth Langsford, Jane Moore and Martine McCutcheon, all looked stunned at the sudden outburst and stopped speaking.
The screen promptly cut to the Loose Women logo for several seconds while the interruption was dealt with.
In such a situation, the director takes the show off air immediately, and if needs be can play old clips or episodes.
Loose Women went missing for a year
The popular daytime talk show, which first aired in September 1999, was controversially scrapped after just one year.
ITV decided the series needed a major shake-up and undertook a complete overhaul of the show in 2000.
Bosses decided to scrap the original format and re-brand the show as 'Live Talk', which featured a lot of big changes.
However, original Loose Women presenters Kaye Adams and Nadia Sawalha stayed on for the new show.
After one year, Live Talk was taken off air and Loose Women was reinstated in 2001.
The guests don't know what will happen
Jane Moore previously revealed that the guest have no idea what they will be discussing on the show.
A lot of the loose ladies, including Jane, have journalism backgrounds so they love asking the tough questions.
With a variety of topics covered every day, the guests can be asked anything.
*Loose Women airs weekdays on ITV at 12.30pm
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