DANCING on Ice’s spooked cast and crew fear the 13th series is jinxed — following an “unprecedented” avalanche of bad luck.
Bosses have axed tonight’s live show because so many stars are injured or out of sorts and there are worries the ITV hit may be pulled altogether.
Dancing on Ice cast and crew are convinced the string of setbacks is all down to the number 13, with Hamish Gaman quitting with an injured fingerCredit: Rex Features
Aussie Jason Donovan, 52, could not be on the ring last Sunday due to back painCredit: Rex Features
Aussie Jason Donovan, 52, missed last Sunday with back pain.
An insider said: “Everyone backstage is up-in-arms about all the accidents and drop-outs. It’s unprecedented.
Corrie’s Faye Brookes, 33, is being partnered with pro Matt Evers following Hamish Gaman’s incidentCredit: Rex Features
Bosses have scrapped tonight’s show as too many stars are injured, Vanessa Bauer, 24, and Emmerdale star Joe-Warren Plant, 18, caught CovidCredit: Rex Features
Actress Denis van Outen, 46, quit the show after being injured following a tumbleCredit: Rex Features
An insider said ‘Some people wonder if we’ll last until the end of the series. And all because of the number 13!’Credit: Rex Features
“It feels like a curse. Like everything that could go wrong has gone wrong.
“Some people wonder if we’ll last until the end of the series. And all because of the number 13!”
Fear of 13 is not unusual in telly circles. Britain’s Got Talent jumped from Series 12 to 14 to avoid it.
Mr Nasty’shere again
CONTROVERSIAL judge Jason “Mr Nasty” Gardiner returns to save Dancing on Ice’s montage show tonight.
The acid-tongued Aussie choreographer, 49, appears in 39 clips to be shown on the two-hour ITV special.
Fans have complained the show is “boring” without Jason, who left in 2019.
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