Grant Denyer has blasted Married At First Sight, describing it as "disgusting" tv.
Denyer is the co-host of Dancing with the celebrities on Channel 10, which to this point this yr has been overtaken on Sunday nights MAFS.
"It's onerous to make a present as large and vibrant as ours and face one thing like that," Denyer instructed information.com.au in regards to the Channel 9 actuality present. "Individuals will see what they wish to see and it's our job to make tv that entertain individuals. "
Denyer, who’s a co-host DWTS Together with Amanda Keller, she mentioned she is proud that her present is extra family-friendly than MAFS who has to this point introduced a dishonest scandal and that toothbrush in the bathroom incident.
"It’s good that we make the one tv pleasing on a Sunday for households to get pleasure from," he instructed information.com.au. "It adapts to any age and you aren’t going to listen to something too troublesome to elucidate to a toddler or something that scares you. You’ll solely see lovely individuals dancing fantastically.
"I'm not that fearful," Denyer mentioned of the scores. "In the event that they get a victory, they get a victory. We’re prepared for the combat, however I don't wish to make boring, soiled and impolite tv. "
Denyer's feedback to information.com.au comply with related ones from Amanda Keller earlier this week for Women's Day.
When requested what he anticipated for subsequent yr, Keller instructed the journal: "I’m egocentric, however I really need individuals to avoid Married at first sight.
"That's in all probability a foul factor to say, however it actually confuses me," Keller mentioned.
"I don't know why they name it a social experiment. I feel they deserted it a while in the past. It leaves us (DWTS) Be everybody's new favourite social experiment! "
Now there are solely six opponents left DWTS: Ed Kavalee, Dami Im, Claudia Karvan, Christian Wilkins, Chloe Lattanzi and Celia Pacquola.
In keeping with Sportsbet, Karvan is the favourite to win forward of Wilkins.
"The usual is extremely excessive this season," Denyer instructed information.com.au. "Everybody has a very aggressive want to win this yr and it's pushing them to a stage we've by no means seen earlier than."
Denyer revealed that contestants' want to win the subsequent stage has resulted in a number of off-camera breakdowns this yr.
"Competencies spotlight stress and stress adjustments in the way in which individuals behave," he instructed information.com.au. "There have been fairly a couple of collapses.
“Once they replenish, everybody feels it and everybody hurts and never everybody handles it effectively. Now we have had fairly a couple of tears and we even have a full time counselor who’s there simply to verify everyone seems to be okay.
"I've been on set (this season) the place I've thought, 'Wow, this particular person goes to come back out of the competitors now and by no means come again.'
"That has occurred a couple of occasions," mentioned Denyer.
Dancing With The Stars airs tonight at 7:30 p.m. on Channel 10