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Last Updated: Friday October 15 2010 11:38 GMT

Chicken pox keeps Tina O'Brien off Strictly Come Dancing

Strictly Come Dancing with Tina O'Brien - our impression of her with chicken pox!

Strictly Come Dancing celeb Tina O'Brien has had to pull out of Saturday's show because she is sick with chicken pox.

The actress, who's paired with newbie Jared Murillo, said she's devastated.

Tina said: "Jared and I have spent so much time and effort on a really fantastic routine and I just couldn't wait to perform it on Saturday."

BBC bosses have told Tina if she misses two weeks in row then she'll have to leave the show for good.

The former Coronation Street star said she'd still be watching her fellow celebs dance on the weekend.

Last Sunday, DJ Goldie was the first contestant to be voted off the show by the public.