Gogglebox star AXED from panto on opening night

12th Dec 17 | Entertainment News

They were sent home after the first half of the show...

Former Gogglebox UK star Sandra Martin has been axed from panto on the opening night of the show.

Sandra, who was billed to play the Spirit of the Ring in Aladdin in the Pearce Suite Theatre in Maidenhead, was sent home after the first half of the show on Sunday as bosses suspected she was drunk on stage.

Suspicions were raised when Sandra began fluffing her lines and her role was completed in the second half was completed by a dancer.

A source told the Sun: “Staff noticed she was noticeably impaired during the performance.”

“She was told by one, ‘You’ve got to go and you can’t go back on’. I’ve never heard of anyone go in the middle of a performance.”

The theatre stated that Sandra would not be returning to the show for “health reasons”.

Sandra took to Twitter to apologise to fans in a now deleted tweet which read: “Sorry for any inconvenience caused. Booooyackaaaaa xxxx.”

Sandra also left Gogglebox earlier this year.