Jamie and Karen had been successful (Image: Man Levy/PA Wire )
Jamie Laing’s Strictly Come Dancing season bought off to a rocky begin, however the Made in Chelsea star has clearly discovered his groove with accomplice Karen Hauer, capturing to the highest of the leaderboard after Saturday’s routine.
The pair wowed the judges with an brisk road routine for his or her couple’s alternative, incomes an almost good rating. Each Shirley Ballas and Anton du Beke gave the duo a pair of 10s, whereas often conservative Craig Revel Horwood introduced a uncommon 9 paddle to the shocked dancers.
With the large end result, Jamie and Karen now sit on the high of the Strictly leaderboard—after practically being despatched packing after the dance off in week two.
Craig stated he initially doubted the luxury Oxford native’s means to drag off road dance, however the blonde actuality star, wearing a backwards baseball cap and crimson worn tee beneath an open, free blue and orange checked shirt, proved the discerning choose incorrect with what Craig referred to as an ‘superb’ efficiency.
Shirley additionally heaped reward on the road dancers, telling Jamie: ‘You saved up with [Karen] – you gave 100%, I’m in shock!’
Jamie was fast to defer the praise to his proficient accomplice, saying: ‘She attracts it out of me. Karen is unbelievable!’
The pair had been nonetheless ecstatic once they went upstairs to go to Claudia Winkleman, and Jamie’s smashing success of an evening was made even higher with a video message from his girlfriend and Made in Chelsea co-star Sophia ‘Habbs’ Habboo.
In the meantime, EastEnders star Maisie Smith, 19, who remains to be sparking rumours a couple of romance with HRVY, was again on wonderful kind after landing in the dance off last week. Her triumphant salsa with accomplice Gorka Smith earned a 9 from all three judges.
Jamie and Karen had an epic evening (Image: BBC)
But it surely was Jamie and Karen who finally stole the present, and followers had been clearly thrilled with the efficiency.
‘That was improbable,’ one particular person tweeted. ‘Jamie is enhancing a lot each week. It was a full on routine and he didn’t disappoint. Beloved it and two 10s – properly deserved.’
And one other wrote: ‘I’m no one and I do know nothing however to me it regarded like two professional dancers.’
Bravo, Jamie! Good rating subsequent week?
Strictly Come Dancing airs Saturdays on BBC One.