Angry Strictly Come Dancing viewers told the judges to ‘provides their heads a wobble’ over what they branded ‘joke’ scores on Saturday evening’s show.
Strictly is a programme that’s all the time assured to spark opinion and that’s precisely what occurred this weekend thanks to a few of the marks handed out by Shirley Ballas, Craig Revel-Horwood and Anton du Beke.
Shirley notably, got here in for criticism final week after she was accused of being notably harsh on Maisie Smith, earlier than saying she’d have saved Max George over her.
And the pinnacle choose and her colleagues got here below hearth once more on Saturday, with the primary protagonist for Strictly viewer’s fury the distinction in scores between JJ Chalmers and Clara Amfo.
JJ and his professional companion Amy obtained 25, together with two 9s, for their dance whereas Clara, after topping the leaderboard along with her Charleston final week, obtained a enormous NINE factors much less from the judges for her samba with companion Aljaz.
But, whereas they agreed that Clara took a again step after final week’s excessive, they felt the hole between her and JJ was removed from justified.
Taking to Twitter, one ranted: “JJ obtained 25 and Clara obtained 18? I do assume he did higher however in WHAT WORLD was there a 7 level CHASM? give yer heads a wobble.”
In settlement, one other tweeted: “Scoring is all over the place once more. If they are going to be this inconsistent them the judges scores should not rely and it needs to be public vote solely,” and, reacting to the hole between JJ and Clara a third posted: “It’s scores like that that make individuals assume the judges (or the producers by means of the judges) are attempting to repair the show.
“No method on this f**king EARTH was that price two nines.”