Strictly Come Dancing

UK NEWS: ALESHA DIXON QUITS STRICTLY COME DANCING

It has been announced today that singer and Strictly Come Dancing judge Alesha Dixon has left the show Alesha won the fifth series in 2007 and later joined as a judge in 2009 replacing popular judge and choreographer Arlene Phillips. In response to Alesha quitting the show a BBC spokesperson said “We wish her all the best”. Alesha also fronts a Weight Watchers new TV ad campaign. This makes me laugh because she has NEVER been over weight or to my knowledge had issues with []

UK NEWS: 50 CENT HAS ‘THE HOTS’ FOR ANN WIDDECOMBE…. SO SAYS THE DAILY MIRROR

According to the Daily Mirror rapper 50 Cent has “the hots” for ex-Shadow Home ­Secretary turned Strictly Come Dancing star Ann Widdecombe. Journalist (and I use the term loosely) Emma Fox claims that Fiddy (35) said this, I’m watching the show and am a big fan of Ann Widdecombe – that girl is hot.  She is like Susan Boyle, man, she doesn’t conform to the way society says you should look, and there is something very hot about that in a woman. []

UK NEWS: STRICTLY COME DANCING STAR APOLOGISES FOR RACIAL SLUR

Via The Guardian The BBC has received 63 complaints after it emerged Strictly Come Dancing star Anton Du Beke called his dance partner Laila Rouass a “Paki”. The dancer issued an apology after the News of the World revealed he had used the offensive term to describe the actor Laila Rouass, his partner on the BBC1 show. Du Beke reportedly said Rouass, who is mixed race, “looked like a Paki” after she turned up to a rehearsal with a spray tan. Rouass []