DEV Griffin has turn a third luminary to be separated from Strictly Come Dancing – and mad fans have called it a “fix”.
The radio DJ and his veteran partner Dianne Buswell found themselves forced to contest in a dance off opposite Viscountess Emma Weymouth and her partner Alijaz – though fans claimed they were incompetent to opinion for Dev.
Aussie veteran Dianne even responded to one fan alerting bosses to a problems on Twitter — though after deleted her reply.
Fan Kirsty Powers, from South Wales, said: “The voting phone line ain’t operative for Dev and Dianne!!!! Works for some and not for others!!! Strictly arrange it out!”
Dianne retweeted a post with a unhappy face emoji on Saturday evening, mins after a rejecting was recorded.
Strictly bosses had tweeted a same night: “There’s a high volume of calls, so if we don’t get by initial time keep trying! And remember we can opinion online.”
But spectator Jo King said: “Please can we titillate anyone who had issues with phone voting for final night’s Strictly to make a censure here bbc.co.uk/complaints/com. Regardless of who we were voting for, this needs to be looked during urgently if we’re to have faith in a satisfactory voting system.”
BBC insiders pronounced a phone line blockages impacted all contestants equally — and that a odds of removing by was not contingent on a luminary fans wanted to opinion for.
Dev and Dianne were scored 27 out of 40 for their Cha Cha Cha by a judges, withdrawal them tenth out of 13.
Alex Scott and partner Neil Jones were a bookies’ favourites to be separated during evens forward of a weekend. Dev was 10/1.
STRICTLY producers have burst down on photos being taken during a show’s studios after final year’s Seann Walsh and Katya Jones intrigue scandal.
Fans are told not to use cameras on their phones during all while on site — with confidence even inserted to insist any pics taken are deleted.
A source said: “Someone being snap-happy sparked a Seann Walsh scandal, and nobody wants that repeated. They’re holding no chances.”
His exit comes after he forsaken Dianne in rehearsals a prior week and she had to be taken to AE.
All 4 judges voted to save Emma over Dev heading to a startle result.
When asked by Tess about his time on a show, Dev said: “I’m not going to distortion we am positively gutted, though training how to dance, unresolved out with Dianne and a other pros and celebs… I’ve positively desired it.”
Dianne was asked if she had any difference for Dev, he said: “Dev has been positively amazing. His work ethic is insane. we see him everywhere practising and we couldn’t have asked for a improved partner.
“Thank we so most for all your time and your effort. This child has so most talent, I’m unequivocally unhappy he won’t be means to uncover we guys any some-more of it.”
This was also a third week using that Strictly suffered a trickle with a rejecting outcome appearing online early.
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