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