Dancing On Ice star Rufus Hound WON’T appear on this week’s show as he is forced to self-isolate after coming into contact with coronavirus
The comedian, 41, has had to pull out of the show in accordance with government guidelines which state he now has to quarantine at home for 10 days.
Rufus was set to perform in a group routine on Sunday night and again the following week for his individual state, but will now be forced to miss both.
Oh no! Dancing On Ice star Rufus Hound will miss this week’s show as he’s told to isolate after coming into contact with coronavirus
A spokesperson for ITV said: ‘This week Rufus Hound came into contact with someone outside of the show who tested positive for Covid 19.
This means, following government guidelines, he will isolate for ten days. We are hoping to welcome him back to the ice soon.’
Sources say he has tested negative for the coronavirus and is now isolating at home.