“Producers have taken action, along with security teams, and reassured the cast that their safety is paramount.”
BBC producers have now maximised security around Dianne and also reviewed the show’s protective measures.
The insider continued: “Strictly rightly take the safety of their stars very seriously, and felt the move was warranted.
“They would rather be over-cautious than not react to things. Fortunately, Dianne is a really positive person and has a tough skin so focused her efforts on her first live dance with Max.