Keith Lemon says Pamela Anderson stormed off Celebrity Juice over childhood picture

Emma Powell
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Keith Lemon has said Pamela Anderson stormed off of the set of Celebrity Juice after he flashed up a picture of her as a child.

Lemon – real name Leigh Francis – who fronts the comedy panel show, said he thought her sudden flee was because she didn’t want to take part in a game which involved her sticking chips up her nose.

Speaking to The Sun he said: “She just suddenly picked up her fur stole and stormed off home!

“At first I thought it might be because she didn’t want to play a game that involved putting chips up her nose, but it wasn’t, it was because we showed an old school picture of her and she didn’t like it.”

Having a laugh: Keith Lemon with Holly Willoughby and Fearne Cotton (ITV)

He continued: “She didn’t tell me, but she said to one of the producers, ‘I’m not happy, I have clearance on all my pictures, I’m not happy you showed that.’

“She could’ve just said, ‘Keith I have to go, I’m meeting a friend’, but no, she just stormed without even saying sorry.”

Lemon said his fellow panellists were all “shocked” but simply laughed and waved as she made her exit.

He said: “There’s so much worse we do to people on Juice so I’m really surprised that’s what made her walk.

“I might make it a new thing from now on though, have someone pick up a fur stole and walk off each week.”

He added: “She’s a lovely woman, she’s been on three times, I’m sure I’ll see her again and she’ll explain everything.”

The new series of Celebrity Juice kicks off with a special live edition tonight, as Lemon returns with team captains Holly Willoughby and Fearne Cotton.

Celebrity Juice is on ITV 2 tonight at 10:30pm.

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