STRICTLY’S Maisie Smith has been defended by Gorka Marquez’s girlfriend Gemma Atkinson after trolls abused her for being “too assured”.
Regardless of her scorching performances, actress Maisie, 19, has been within the backside two for the previous two weeks, leaving her teary and doubting herself.
Gemma Atkinson has seemingly urged Maisie Smith to embrace her confidenceCredit score: Instagram
Followers of the Maisie have accused her detractors of disliking “assured girls” and now Gemma has advised her followers to embrace confidence and ignore jealously on-line.
On her Instagram story, she stated: “To the youthful era watching Strictly.
“By no means ever dumb down your expertise or means or enthusiasm simply to please a load of jealous folks on the Web.
“A very powerful factor a lady wears is her confidence.”
Maisie Smith has had the backing of the Strictly judgesCredit score: Instagram
Strictly’s Maisie Smith and Gorka Marquez ended up within the backside two once more
Some consider Maisie is being unfairly punished for being ‘too assured’Credit score: Instagram
Maisie was saved by judges Shirley Ballas, Craig Revel Horwood, and Anton Du Beke.
Their resolution meant that actress Caroline Quentin was sent home alongside her companion Johannes Radebe.
Maisie, who has been training flat-out between filming EastEnders, bought glowing critiques from the judges.
The star has spoken about her concern of being regarded as smug – saying it is merely her nerves exhibiting.
She advised OK! magazine: “Folks have stated they can not heat to me on Strictly, however I am so nervous and that may be interpreted as conceitedness.
Maisie defined that her nervousness could be ‘interpreted as conceitedness’Credit score: Instagram
“I will both go quiet, or I will go excessive to placed on a assured entrance.
“It is onerous to not let it have an effect on you. I do need to genuinely remind myself to simply belief myself. And be me.”
Many followers have come out in help of Maisie, with one writing: “Suppose I’m coming throughout as a Maisie stan however I’m simply sick of individuals saying she’s ‘cocky’ or ‘smug’.
“Nobody would say this if she was older or a man, folks simply can’t stand seeing a gifted, confidant younger lady and it’s terrible to see.”