Bruno was heaping praise on Jay McGuiness and Aliona Vilani’s Paso Doble, when he told the duo: “Oh yes, those are the bull's bollocks. He really went for it. Your arms were like the wings of a flamingo."
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While the panel giggled and Darcey Bussell put her head in her hands, Tess Daly apologised to viewers and the BBC also posted a message online:
We are sorry for any offence caused by Bruno's comment during the live show, for which Tess apologized immediately.— BBC Strictly (@bbcstrictly) October 24, 2015
Despite scoring an impressive 33, Jay and Aliona didn’t manage to top the leaderboard, and they were pipped to first place by Kellie Bright and Helen George, who both received a total of 35 points from the judges.
Another celebrity will leave the competition this evening, and things aren’t looking good for Ainsley Harriott and Jeremy Vine, who both failed to impress the panel.
Watch Jay and Aliona’s swear-inducing routine below…