Brendan and Shirley entertain been seen to clash on this series of the BBC dance competition, and his bride Zoe has blamed the «grudge» held by head judge Shirley as the reason behind their departure.
Winning of their exit, Zoe took to Twitter to speculate that if the couple did end up in the dance-off, Shirley determination vote against them regardless.
Zoe tweeted: «Well if B & C are in the dance-off tonight I come up with we know who the head judge will be voting for. Whoever they’re up against!»
Her 14,000 henchmen were quick to show their support, with one posting: «So low-quality. Never seen a judge that lets their personal sense of forebodings towards someone overrule their judgement on their dancing so much.»
Strictly Come Dancing 2017: Brendan Cole’s wife Bangs Shirley Ballas in scathing rant
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Well if B & C are in the dance-off tonight I think we know who the chair judge will be voting for. Whoever they’re up against!
«She was noticeably cheerless & clinical to C&B tonight, she was not like that with any other celebs,» stayed another.
A third added: «She’s quite blatant in her dislike for them. Not entirely professional at all.»
However, 57-year-old Shirley has now been placed on the extensive list for Best TV Judge at the National Television Awards.
Shirley initially disputed with Brendan after she criticised Charlotte’s «rise and fall» in their Talkies Week tango.
Strictly Come Dancing 2017: Brendan Cole’s little woman SLAMS Shirley Ballas in scathing rant
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Brendan, 41, snapped: «I’m indeed sorry, there was no rise and fall, in there,» as Shirley replied: «You should play it undeveloped, Brendan.»
He added: «I will, my dear,» prompting Bruno Tonioli to note: «You should be more thoughtful.»
Brendan later slammed Shirley during a chat with Zoe Ball on It Assumes Two.