HERE’S your daily digest of celebrity news that’s made headlines in the past 12 hours.
The Strictly stars gave it their all as they graced the world-famous ballroom inside Blackpool Tower, while there was controversy when Kevin McHale was knocked out of the X Factor after a song with Vinnie Jones.
Strict fans slam judges’ scores as Michelle bottoms rankings
The BBC One dance show traveled to Blackpool over the weekend, with all the couples going out of their way to impress viewers and judges alike.
Michelle and her partner Giovanni Pernice performed a couple’s choice routine to Madonna’s classic track Vogue.
The RuPaul’s Drag Race star spoke fondly about what Voguing and the LGBTQ+ community meant to her before the routine, but after showing off some flawless moves, she scored 32.
Although this was by no means a bad score, it still put her at the bottom of the rankings and viewers were not happy, especially after she participated in the dance last week. .
X Factor fans furious as Kevin is eliminated despite Vinnie Jones’ offer to quit
Gentleman Vinnie wanted to retire so Glee star Kevin could follow his dreams and pursue his career.
However, Simon Cowell and Nicole Scherzinger insisted that the former footballer make it to the semi-finals.
In a heartfelt speech, Vinnie told the judges that the show was “all I needed since my wife died…I’d like to step down.”
His wife Tanya died in July, aged just 53, after a six-year battle with cancer.
I’m A Celeb’s Nadine Coyle breaks down in tears before skydive
The Girls Aloud singer, 34, had to take a terrifying 10,000ft jump with Olympian Caitlyn Jenner, 70.
The plane jump was nearly too much for Nadine who was nervous and started crying, prompting the compassionate Caitlyn to give her a hug and reassurance.
It’s going to be weeks full of emotions!
Holly Willoughby parks a £100,000 Mercedes in a disabled location due to a puncture
The This Morning presenter, 38, called a breakdown engineer to help after she ran into trouble with her expensive black G-Class in London.
The mechanic was pictured lying under the car as he worked on the expensive engine, while Holly looked stylish in a monochrome knee-length coat.
She completed her rock chic look with sunglasses and chunky black boots, and quickly hit the road again.
Stacey Solomon shares adorable underwater photo of baby Rex as he learns to swim
The Loose Women star keeps her fans updated on her youngest child’s progress almost daily.
And yesterday on Instagram she shared a series of sweet photos of Rex underwater, confident as he paddled.
Stacey wrote alongside the photos: “My pickle underwater. Last week Rex completed the first leg of his swimming lessons so today we got to celebrate and take some pictures underwater! “
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EastEnders fans demand Maisie do Strictly next year after Children in Need
The actress appeared on the special alongside Ricky Champ, Rudolph Walker and former Strictly star Louisa Lytton.
Her truly impressive moves quickly made viewers want to see her more as she tried to win the Glitterball.
Judge Bruno Tonioli said, “Saucy Maisie caught my eye. Did you see the hip action?”
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