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    Strictly: Craig Revel-Horwood has playful tiff with Anton Du Beke

    Strictly: ‘Sorry, but you’re no longer up here!’: Craig Revel-Horwood has playful tiff with Anton Du Beke for booing loudly while he gives critique

    Craig Revel-Horwood put Anton Du Beke in his place on Strictly Come Dancing on Saturday night, after the dancer booed him while he was giving critique. 

    The judge was midway through giving Bill Bailey and Oti Mabuse feedback on their Jive, when Anton, 54, showed his disagreement of the dance being a ‘bit stompy’ by booing from the sidelines. 

    Smiling, Craig, 55, quipped: ‘Sorry Anton but you’re no longer up here’, in reference to the dancer filling in for fellow judge Motsi Mabuse for the last two weeks.  

    Funny: Craig Revel-Horwood put Anton Du Beke in his place on Strictly Come Dancing on Saturday night, after the dancer booed him while he was giving critique

    Bill, 55, and Oti, 30, jived to One Way or Another by 80s group, Blondie and Craig didn’t hold back when it was his turn to cast an opinion on the performance. 

    Hearing Anton’s jeers, Craig said: ‘Is that Anton booing from the cheap seats, darling?’, laughing host Tess Daly said: ‘He wasn’t on his own’. 

    Craig added: ‘Sorry Anton but you’re no longer up here’, to which he received a chorus of boos, and joked: ‘That’s more like it!’. 

    Boo: The judge was midway through giving Bill Bailey and Oti Mabuse feedback on their Jive, when Anton, 54, showed his disagreement of the dance being a 'bit stompy' by booing

    Boo: The judge was midway through giving Bill Bailey and Oti Mabuse feedback on their Jive, when Anton, 54, showed his disagreement of the dance being a ‘bit stompy’ by booing

    Ruthless: Bill, 55, and Oti, 30, jived to One Way or Another by 80s group, Blondie and Craig didn't hold back when it was his turn to cast an opinion on the performance

    Ruthless: Bill, 55, and Oti, 30, jived to One Way or Another by 80s group, Blondie and Craig didn’t hold back when it was his turn to cast an opinion on the performance

    Entertaining: Hearing Anton's jeers, Craig said: 'Is that Anton booing from the cheap seats, darling?', laughing host Tess Daly said: 'He wasn't on his own'

    Entertaining: Hearing Anton’s jeers, Craig said: ‘Is that Anton booing from the cheap seats, darling?’, laughing host Tess Daly said: ‘He wasn’t on his own’

    Viewers took to Twitter following the playful interaction, with fans urging bosses to give Anton a permanent place on the panel. 

    One wrote: ‘COME ON, STRICTLY!!! Everyone KNOWS they’re a perfect team. Now let Anton get back up there. We love him and we love Craig. How long are you going to keep us waiting!!!!’

    Another chimed: ‘Watch out Craig…we want Anton to judge the final! Sad Bruno not able to be part of it but come on BBC Anton to judge the final please!!’ , while a third added: ‘Ooooh! Someone’s feeling insecure about his role as a judge!’

    A fourth said: ‘ Dear Suits in charge of Strictly ….. Could you PLEASE take note of what the public wants (read the tweets), and put Anton on the judging panel?’ 

    Villain: Craig added: 'Sorry Anton but you're no longer up here', to which he received a chorus of boos, and joked: 'That's more like it!'

    Villain: Craig added: ‘Sorry Anton but you’re no longer up here’, to which he received a chorus of boos, and joked: ‘That’s more like it!’

    'We want Anton!': Viewers took to Twitter following the playful interaction, with fans urging bosses to give Anton a permanent place on the panel

    ‘We want Anton!’: Viewers took to Twitter following the playful interaction, with fans urging bosses to give Anton a permanent place on the panel

    Good effort: Bill and Oti ended up getting a score of 24 out of 30, placing them in the middle of the leaderboard

    Good effort: Bill and Oti ended up getting a score of 24 out of 30, placing them in the middle of the leaderboard

    Anton was over the moon when he was asked to step in as a guest judge after Motsi was forced to self-isolate for two weeks following an emergency trip to Germany

    The dancer revealed his wife Hannah Summers, 45, burst into tears after he got the call to fill in on the judging panel, joking she wanted him ‘out of the house’.

    Speaking during an appearance on Wednesday’s Loose Women, the professional dancer discussed his judging experience after 16 years on the BBC show.  

    Sharing his wife’s emotional reaction, he said: ‘Hannah bless her burst into tears. It was so lovely.

    ‘I think she was delighted to get me out the house!’ 

    He added: ‘I picked great weeks to judge because everyone did really, really well.’ 

    Replacement: Anton was over the moon when he was asked to step in as a guest judge after Motsi was forced to self-isolate for two weeks following an emergency trip to Germany

    Replacement: Anton was over the moon when he was asked to step in as a guest judge after Motsi was forced to self-isolate for two weeks following an emergency trip to Germany 

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