Strictly’s Tess Daly is accused of making a ‘condescending’ comment to Rhys Stephenson


Tess Daly from Strictly Come Dancing has been accused of being “condescending”Rhys Stephenson was visibly emotional after he performed on Saturday’s live show.

CBBC host, who was crying after dancing to You Light Up My Life from Whitney Houston, was consoled by the popular host.

Rhys was overcome with emotion and explained that last week was difficult for him because he was participating in the dance-off. Tess consoled Rhys as he became more tearful. Fans weren’t impressed by her actions.

“Aw, come on darling. Aw Rhys, come over sweetheart,”She said it to him.

Tess Daly has come under fire for the way she spoke to a contestant on last night's show
Tess Daly was criticized for how she addressed a contestant last night on the show.

“Are you crying honey? Are you having a little cry? I know you were so nervous. Aw I know you were really nervous and you really wanted to do well.”

He replied: “I’m so sorry, it’s so embarrassing,”He washed away his tears.

Tess said then: “You don’t want to be in that dance off again do you? Not at all.”

Twitter users quickly took to Twitter to express their dismay at the way Tess spoke to the star.

Rhys was tearful after his waltz, and Tess attempted to console him
Rhys was distraught after his waltz. Tess tried her best to console him.

“Tess was so condescending with Rhys,”One viewer stated.

Another one: “Tess makes my toes curl. She needn’t have brought attention to Rhys like that. We could all see he was emotional.”

A third wrote: “”The way Tess interacted with Rhys was the creepiest thing I have ever seen on television. “Awwww you having a little cry?” *gags*”

While a fourth said: “Tess speaking to Rhys in that baby voice is making me feel a bit nauseous…”

Some fans thought that Tess was 'patronising'
Some fans felt that Tessa was ‘patronizing.

A fifth penned: “Could Tess be any more patronising to Rhys, oh, are you having a little cry?”

Fans have been left behind. “fuming”These are the latest results from this week’s dance off, as they were once again leaked online.

The #StrictlySpoiler was unveiled last night. Many viewers are unhappy about who landed in the bottom two.

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