Chris Evans fights back tears as he talks about split from Billie Piper at Hay Festival

Chris Evans fights back tears as he talks about split from Billie Piper at Hay Festival

“We were totally in love”: Chris Evans fights back tears opening up about split from Billie Piper at Hay Festival

1:01 PM on 3rd June 2011

Happy couple: Chris Evans (pictured in 2004) has opened up about his relationship with Billie Piper yesterday and he nearly broke down in tears talking about their split

Happy couple: Chris Evans (pictured in 2004) has opened up about his relationship with Billie Piper yesterday and he nearly broke down in tears talking about their split

Happy now: Chris with his wife Natasha Shishmanian at the 2011 Ivor Novello awards last month. The DJ was speaking at the Hay Festival with Anne Robinson last night

Happy now: Chris with his wife Natasha Shishmanian at the 2011 Ivor Novello awards last month. The DJ was speaking at the Hay Festival with Anne Robinson last night