Scott Mills: Ed Balls needs more of a tan on Strictly

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Radio 1 DJ Scott Mills has said he thinks Ed Balls needs to enhance his glow on the dancefloor.

Former politician Ed had been avoiding the fake tan, but finally took the plunge - and had it done on Friday in preparation for his performance this week.

Ed Balls with his dance partner Katya Jones during a dress rehearsal Saturday's live edition of the BBC1 show, Strictly Come Dancing.
Ed Balls (Guy Levy/BBC)

But Scott - who previously competed on Strictly - was unimpressed.

Speaking on the red carpet at Radio 1´s Teen Awards, he said: "I watched it last night and I was definitely like - he could do it darker.

Scott Mills (Matt Crossick/PA)
Scott Mills (Matt Crossick/PA)

"I didn't even think he had a tan on last night."