Strictly Come Dancing's Peter Andre being 'fattened up' by wife after shedding a stone on dance show

Peter Andre’s wife has resorted to lacing his favourite dishes with cream and butter after he lost a stone since joining Strictly Come Dancing. The dedicated singer, 42, has been training up to eight hours a day and oft

en stays later than dan

ce partner Janette Manrara, 31. So doctor Emily MacDonagh, 26, has secretly been giving her husband extra calories as well as preparing packed lunches and getting him to eat breakfast. Seeing less: Peter and wife Emily MacDonagh (Image: David Dyson/Daily Mirror) A source revealed: “Peter has been working around the clock and skipping meals. “He has lost a lot of weight and Emily has been trying to fatten him up

by putting extra calo

ries in his food. She been using ex

tra butter and cream when cooking. “Pete has also been getting advice from Thom Evans, who lost three stone when he competed. It’s a really tough show and can take its toll on the body.” Slimmed down: Peter last Friday (Im

age: KGC Photo Agency) On Saturday, Peter was in joint second place

with actress Helen George, 31, and EastEnders star Kellie Bright, 39, after he performed the tango. Newsreader Katie Derham, 45, topped the leader-board. Peter is now facing stiff competit

ion from singer 2020第61期新报跑狗诗 Jay McGuinness, 25, who remains favourite to win the BBC show. Video LoadingVideo UnavailableClick

to playTap to playThe video will start in8CancelPlay now The source continued: “Now Peter has Jay as competition, the pressure is on and he is determined to be in the final.” Strictly host T

ess Daly, 46, has also noticed Peter’s dedication. She said: “Peter’s turning up before his partner for training. “He has missed his lunch, he is spending an hour walking across the studio on his toes just to get the walk right. He is so committed.” Eliminated: Daniel and Kristina take their final dance (Image: BBC) Peter’s representatives confirmed he had lost weight but was “eating big meals at night”. Tonight, Irish singer Daniel O’Donnell, 53, was the third star to be booted off the show. Daniel admitted forgetting his routine when he and Kristina Rihanoff faced Kirsty Gallagher and Brendan Cole in the dance-off. He said: “I forgot everything. My feet stuck to the floor.” Video LoadingVi

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