Former Strictly star James Jordan had his head shaved live on Loose Women to raise money for brain tumour charity in memory of his late father.
The professional dancers welcomed their first child in February after focusing on their careers for years, but James Jordan wishes they'd started a bit earlier.
James Jordan saw his father, who is currently in hospital after a second stroke, have a seizure while speaking via video chat.
Ola and James Jordan talk to us about this year's Strictly, Dancing on Ice and Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.
While Strictly star Ola Jordan busies herself taking endless showers in the I’m A Celebrity camp, her tell-all autobiography is making sure she continues to rack up the tabloid column inches. This week it’s been revealed that her husband James Jordan had a long-term girlfriend when the pair first met. Telling the Sunday People about the first time she ever clapped eyes on her future husband, Ola said: “He was tall and very good-looking, with slicked black-back black hair and piercing blue eyes.
Ex-Strictly star James Jordan has been busy Tweeting from Down Under, where he’s apparently travelled to be “closer to his baby” Ola, who’s already holed up in the jungle. “Just arrived in the Versace Hotel in Australia,” the star Tweeted recently. Just arrived in the Versace Hotel in Australia ????
Former Strictly Come Dancing star Ola Jordan has revealed her secret plan to become this year’s Queen of the Jungle. Her cunning gameplan rather unsurprisingly involves bikinis.
Hosts Ant and Dec reportedly met with half of the celebrity contestants on Thursday to present the first task, which involved a plank, a 32-storey building and some serious courage. Reports suggest Carol Vorderman, Adam Thomas, Joel Dommett, Jordan Banjo and Ola Jordan competed to earn themselves another night in luxury as opposed to heading straight into the jungle. An eyewitness told The Sun: “Carol looked like she was hating every second of it.
Strictly Come Dancing star James Jordan has been tipped for a Celebrity Big Brother return as part of next year’s all-star line-up alongside former housemates Jasmine Lennard and Stephen Bear. The ballroom dancer, who is married to Ola Jordan, appeared on the reality show in 2014 and producers apparently loved him so much, they’re offering him a six-figure sum to enter CBB spin-off series Gold Stars vs New Stars.
An enormous bush fire is heading dangerously close to the Springbrook National Park where the show is filmed – and as of today is just 40 miles away from where our heroes are about to set up camp. This year’s campers are preparing to head to the National Park at the weekend after arriving in Brisbane over the past few days. Celebrities signed up for the series this year are Ola Jordan, Wayne Bridge, Larry Lamb, Sam Quek , Adam Thomas, Scarlett Moffatt, Joel Dommett, Lisa Snowdon and Carol Vorderman. Homes Under the Hammer host Martin Roberts and TV presenter Danny Baker are widely expected to join the camp later on.
Olympic gymnast and one-time Strictly Come Dancing winner Louis Smith has been handed a two month ban for “mocking Islam” in a video clip. The video, which was filmed by the four-time Olympic medallist and leaked to the media, shows him laughing while fellow gymnast Luke Carson mimics Islamic prayer. He later said he was “deeply sorry for his thoughtless actions.” “It is regrettable that following a historic summer of achievement, the organisation finds itself in this difficult position with two high-profile members in breach of our standards of conduct,” British Gymnastics chief Jane Allen said in a statement. He was in trouble again in June when he posted an image of American gymnast Carly Patterson’s backside on social media alongside the caption: “My sport has its moments.” British Gymnastics slammed his crude comments as “unbefitting to a participant”.
Former Strictly Come Dancing professional, Ola Jordan, has turned down a “big money offer” from ITV to join their upcoming dance show rival, aptly titled Dance Dance Dance.
Hmmm… we’ve heard Kristina Rihanoff is available, Ola? In the book, Polish-born Ola spills the beans on her time on the BBC show, revealing the truth behind her falling out with fellow dancer Kristina and her bust up with acid-tongued judge Craig Revel-Horwood. “I don’t know if people should be scared about what’s in the book,” Ola says.
Former Strictly Come Dancing star Ola Jordan has lifted the lid on one of the yuckier aspects of her time on the show, claiming that male celebrities often get a little bit “over-excited” during the sexier dance routines. “In ballroom dancing the man has to press his right side to the woman, and all professional male dancers know they have to ‘dress to the left’ when they are preparing to dance, as you connect right side to right side with your partner. “I’ll never forget the first time,” Ola added.
The ladies famously quit the BBC One series last year and now ITV bosses are keen for either Ola, 33, and Aliona, 32, to sign up for a stint down under. A source told The Mirror: “Both Aliona and Ola are absolutely gorgeous and were massively popular on Strictly, but there would only be room for one.
Former Strictly champion Ola Jordan has launched her autobiography to massive condemnation from Strictly fans. A common criticism aimed at the Jordans is that seemed to think they were bigger than the show.
Strictly Come Dancing bosses are no doubt quaking in their boots anticipating the upcoming release of Ola Jordan’s new book, with the former professional dancer vowing to lift the lid on all of Strictly’s secrets. Now it has been claimed that Ola has accused Strictly’s Craig Revel Horwood of slagging off his fellow judges behind their backs - dubbing Len Goodman “old and boring” and Arlene Phillips “sh*t”. The Mirror reports that Ola’s book details a P&O cruise party that was put on for the BBC, where Craig said to Ola of Arlene: “She was sh*t at her job and that’s why she went.
James and Ola Jordan have always been pretty open when it comes to their relationship, but they may have crossed a line in their latest raunchy interview. Ola and James have been together for 17 years and married for 13 and they have now admitted that they used to sneak off to their dressing room at Strictly Come Dancing for a quickie. Asked where the naughtiest place they have ever had sex is, Ola told Now magazine: “Er… The Strictly dressing room! Did I just say that?
Strictly Come Dancing professional, Ola Jordan, believes the show stopped her wearing catsuits during her dances because they were ‘too sexy’. Speaking about her time on the show, Ola explained that while she enjoyed wearing her gorgeous catsuits, it seems those running the show had a different opinion. A source added that Ola was angry about the decision at the time, believing it was a fix tactic.
<p>Magician Paul Daniels has died at the age of 77, after being diagnosed with an incurable brain tumour earlier this year. </p><p>In memory of the beloved television personality, a host of famous faces have taken to their social media accounts to share their tributes and personal stories about the man behind the top hat.</p><p>Scroll through our slideshow of remembrance (above) to read some of the most poignant and heartfelt messages.</p><p><b>Rest in peace, Paul Daniels (April 6th, 1938 - March 17th, 2016).</b></p>
This year’s Strictly Come Dancing has been marred by allegations of the show being fixed, but professional dancer Anton Du Beke is here to tell us all that any such claims are utter “nonsense”. Outgoing pro Ola Jordan, who leaves the series following tonight’s final, recently hit out at the show for over and under-marking some of the dances depending on who producers wanted to stay in the competition.
Eek, Strictly Come Dancing might be losing professional dancers Ola Jordan and Kristina Rihanoff in the new year, but it sounds like Celebrity Big Brother are gearing up to welcome the ladies with open arms. Last week it was reported that Kristina was prepared to quit the hit BBC show and was in talks to enter the most famous house in the country in January, and now her colleague and pal, Ola, has also been linked to the reality show.