Sacked Emmerdale star Asan N’Jie, who was not too long ago axed from his position as Ellis Chapman, has averted police action after a struggle on the TV Choice Awards earlier this week which led to him making threats to ‘knife’ Hollyoaks actor Jamie Lomas.
The heated alternate was caught on video and noticed the 2 males having to be pulled aside by I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here! star Malique Thompson Dwyer. Angry Asan had to be escorted from the Hilton Park Lane Hotel as he was shouting threats to ‘kill’ Jamie.
According to The Sun, the incident was sparked by Asan confronting Jamie over monetary points he has between the Warren Fox star and an actor good friend of Asan’s he coaches, however neither get together has spoken out to verify this.
ITV confirmed that they’d terminated Asan’s contract after investigating the incident however whereas he has misplaced his job by way of the incident, Asan received’t be going through police action as a spokesperson for Metropolitan Police confirmed to Metro.co.uk that the incident has not been reported to them.
Asan apologised for the incident, saying in a press release: ‘My behaviour on the TV Choice Awards was utterly unacceptable. I sincerely apologise to everyone who has been affected particularly Jamie Lomas, the entire Emmerdale workforce, our viewers, ITV, my household, and the organisers of the TV Choice Awards.
‘I’m devastated, settle for full accountability for my actions and I’m decided to study from this.’
He was pictured leaving the Emmerdale Studios, escorted by the cleaning soap’s government producer Jane Hudson after the assembly.
It is just not recognized how Ellis will likely be written out of the present or if the character’s already filmed scenes will nonetheless air. His on-screen mum Jessie, performed by Sandra Marvin, is due to exit the present in coming weeks, main to followers speculating that the 2 departure storylines will tie in collectively.