James Jordan, an ex-professional in Strictly Come Dancing, has been attacked by a former celebrity contestant.
Death In Paradise’s Danny John-Jules is reviving his feud with the dance champ.
James has been criticized for his tweets referring to his mother. “look miserable”During his time with the BBC, he was a dancer back in 2018.
Danny, 61, did not hold back when he called James “a” “scumbag”A “has-been” in a recent interview.
Red Dwarf actor told the story Express.co.uk“He was so proud to post on social media that his 85-year old mother with dementia looked miserable.
|That scumbag. The has-been, never-been, could-have-been… What’s his name? Apparently he’s a dancer.
“It’s easy for me to play villainous characters because I’ve come in contact with enough of them.”
Danny refers to a tweet James sent that stated that James’ mother looked like Danny. “as miserable as him” while he was performing in Strictly’s dance-off.
Later in the episode Danny was sent home after performing Salsa with Amy Dowden, while his mother watched from the audience.
Petula, Danny’s wife, took to Twitter to support their family.
Twitter was used by her to label the former Strictly pros as “out of order”He said that his comments were “under the belt”.
James attempted to bring peace by saying: “I just stated facts. Said what everyone was thinking. Not attacking anyone.
“She did look miserable when the camera was on her, but I’m sure she is a lovely lady.
“No malice intended. But everyone gets offended over everything nowadays.”
Danny received a screengrab of James, which showed Petula’s direct message to him. The captioned tweet was also sent to Danny: “Your lovely wife also wrote this to me after she asked me to follow her. I did so because there was no malice.
“Remember Danny I have a lot of friends on Strictly so please stop using this to overshadow the person you are.”
Petula responded, saying that the direct message was meant for privacy.
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Petula’s message read: “I hear you… All I say is if Amy told you directly that he was nasty to her then I will hold my hands up… Until then maybe save your judgement???
“And yes I know you comment on Strictly and it’s not intentionally personal… I will refrain from bothering you now…But I thank you for taking a moment out to converse with me. All the best. Xx”.
Petula’s comments came after Danny was accused of bullying his partner Amy, which the dancer has denied completely.
Silver Screen Beat reached James’ representative to request a comment.
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