7 things you probably didn’t know about James Jordan

With rumours that James Jordan is about to enter the Celebrity Big Brother house we thought we’d get to know him a little better.

CREDIT: Channel 5

Is James Jordan married?

James is married to Ola Grabowska so no, James Jordan isn’t gay. The pair married in 2003 after meeting in 1999. They have yet to have any children from the marriage. They met during a dance competition in Blackpool. James apparently already had a girlfriend at the time. After a few years, James broke it off with his then girlfriend and Ola and he became an item. They lived in Hong Kong for a number of years teaching dance.

During his time in Celebrity Big Brother 2014, he wasn’t impressed when actor Gary Busey made remarks about being butt f**ked. James tried to explain to Gary that he was not gay but had lots of gay friends and was comfortable enough in his sexuality to ‘camp it up’. Gary then asked James if he was afraid ‘to get butt-f**ed’ and James replied, “I’ve never hit a seventy-year-old before.”  ooo errr.

 

Apart from Strictly Come Dancing, what other shows has James Jordan been in?

Since appearing in Strictly James has become a bit of a reality TV King. Most famously in 2014 he appeared in Celebrity Big Brother and came third. He has also starred in Celebrity Total Wipeout and is a regular panellist on Channel 5 talk show The Wright Stuff.

 

What was James doing before he starred in Strictly Come Dancing?

Before starring as one of the professional dancers in Strictly, James Jordan was working as a dance teacher in Hong Kong with his wife Ola. He joined Strictly in 2006 where he was partnered with Georgina Bouzova. They were the fourth couple to be eliminated. He left Strictly in 2014 after reports of a series of clashes with the show’s judge and tour director Craig Revel Horwood.

 

How tall is James Jordan

James stands 1.8m which is 5 feet and 9 inches.

 

How old is James Jordan?

James was born in April 1978 which makes him 38 / 39 in 2016. He was born in Gillingham, Kent and his parents are Sharon and Andrew. He has a sister called Kelly.

How much is James Jordan worth?

The-Net-Worth.com has James’s wife, Ola’s net worth as £1.1 million.  The Daily Mail reckons that combine Ola and James earn £500,000 per year thanks to a deal with lingerie firm Ann Summers and various other projects including private dance lessons. The couple own a house reportedly worth £1.25 million.

 

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