IMDb > Bobby Lockwood > News
Top Links
biography by votes awardsNewsDeskmessage board
overviewby type by year by ratings by votes awards by genre by keyword
biography other works publicity photo galleryNewsDeskmessage board
External Links
official sites miscellaneous photographs sound clips video clips

Connect with IMDb

2014 | 2013 | 2012

5 items from 2014

John Partridge fails to make semi-final of BBC One's Tumble

30 August 2014 11:43 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

John Partridge has become the third celebrity to exit BBC One's Tumble.

The gymnastics competition passed it's half-way mark as the remaining eight famous faces competed in either rhythmic gymnastics or trampolining.

The EastEnders star and The Only Way is Essex's Lucy Mecklenburgh took on The Vault, after landing in the bottom two on the judge's scoreboard with their respective scores of 26 and 28.

Head judge Nadia Comaneci chose to save Mecklenburgh, praising her "clean" performance.

Speaking to presenter Alex Jones, Partridge joked: "That's showbiz, baby!"

Actor Bobby Lockwood topped the scoreboard with a series high of 35 points. He was closely followed by Steps star H, who was awarded 34.

Next week's semi-final will see the remaining seven celebrities perform two disciplines, including the beam, without the help of their partners.

The Tumble semi-final airs next Saturday at 6pm on BBC One, when viewers will have the opportunity to vote for the first time. »

Permalink | Report a problem

Emma Samms becomes second celebrity to exit BBC One's Tumble

23 August 2014 12:14 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

Emma Samms has become the second celebrity to leave Tumble.

The Dynasty star lost out to singer Amelle Berrabah after taking on The Vault, in the third episode of BBC One's gymnastics competition.

Head coach Nadia Comăneci made the decision, explaining that she had chosen to save Berrabah for her "more difficult vault".

Both women found themselves competing against each other after finishing bottom on the leaderboard, having failed to impress the judges with their respective routines.

Speaking to host Alex Jones, Samms said that she had had an "absolutely fantastic" time on the series, admitting that she was now in "better shape".

Actors Bobby Lockwood and John Partridge lead the judges' scoreboard, with the former achieving a series high of 32.5.

Tonight's episode also featured a set from girl group The Saturdays, who performed a medley of their hit singles.

Tumble continues next Saturday at 6.30pm on BBC One. »

Permalink | Report a problem

Mr Motivator departs BBC's Tumble due to knee injury

28 July 2014 4:57 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

Mr Motivator has departed BBC One's gymnastics show Tumble.

The fitness expert and former GMTV personality dislocated his knee during a trial run of the show.

Mr Motivator, whose real name is Derrick Evans, will need to undergo surgery to correct the damage done to his knee.

Evans said that he was "devastated" not to be able to continue in what he describes as an "amazing experience".

"A heartfelt thanks goes to all the team but especially my gymnastics partner Kerry and coach Alberto, who have been so supportive and brilliant to work with - I'm sorry our journey has been broken this way," he added.

Former Blue Peter presenter Peter Duncan will replace Evans, it has been reported.

BBC recently released the first cast photo for its upcoming primetime show.

Contestants include Sugababes singer Amelle Berrabah, EastEnders star John Partridge, and Girls Aloud member Sarah Harding.

Steps star »

Permalink | Report a problem

BBC's Tumble: See Andrea McLean, Sarah Harding, more in cast picture

27 July 2014 4:01 PM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

The first cast photo from BBC One's Tumble has been revealed.

The newly-released picture features the ten celebrities taking part in various gymnastic activities, aided by ribbons and hoops.

Sugababes singer Amelle Berrabah, EastEnders star John Partridge, and Girls Aloud member Sarah Harding are all taking part in the competition.

Steps star Ian 'H' Watkins, presenter Andrea Mclean, and The Only Way is Essex's Lucy Mecklenburgh are also involved, as are Wolfblood's Bobby Lockwood and Dynasty actress Emma Samms.

Middleweight boxing champion Carl Froch and Mr Motivator complete the lineup of celebrity competitors, although the fitness expert's involvement was recently called into question due to injury.

Alex Jones is presenting the Saturday night series, while Olympian Beth Tweddle takes on a mentor role to the celebrities.

Watkins has shared gruesome injury photos with fans during his time training for the show.

Tumble will air on BBC One »

Permalink | Report a problem

Towie, EastEnders, Girls Aloud stars join BBC gymnastics show Tumble

13 June 2014 12:35 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

BBC One has announced the 10 celebrities to compete in new gymnastics reality show Tumble.

Girls Aloud star Sarah Harding, former EastEnders actor John Partridge, Towie's Lucy Mecklenburgh and Sugababe Amelle Berrabah will all be taking part.

Current super middleweight boxing champion Carl Froch, Dynasty icon Emma Samms, Wolfblood actor Bobby Lockwood and Loose Women host Andrea McLean will also feature.

The lineup is completed by Steps singer Ian 'H' Watkins and '90s TV star Mr Motivator.

Alex Jones will present the primetime Saturday night series, while British Olympian Beth Tweddle will act as a mentor for the celebrities.

The judging panel will be made up of Olympic gymnastics legend Nadia Comaneci, London 2012 hero and Strictly Come Dancing champion Louis Smith, Team Gb gymnastics captain turned sports broadcaster Craig Heap, and cirque artist Sebastien Stella.

Tumble will see the famous faces learning and mastering gymnastic skills across six weeks of live TV shows. »

Permalink | Report a problem

2014 | 2013 | 2012

5 items from 2014, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners