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Dishevelled-looking Bruno Tonioli arrives at LAX to head back to the UK after partying with hot model in Los Angeles

BRUNO Tonioli was spotted looking dishevelled as he arrived at the airport in LA to head back to the UK today.

The 61-year-old, who missed Strictly for the first time in 15 series last Saturday, was seen juggling his luggage, while a cigarette dangled from his mouth.

Bruno Tonioli was seen at the airport in LA before flying back to the UK
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The Strictly judge was seen struggling with his bags as he tried to smoke
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The ‘exhausted’ Italian has had a busy few days after missing the BBC dance show due to “work commitments”.

Just two days after skipping the show, he was then seen partying the night away with a hot male model and friends.

Bruno normally flies back from his judging role on US show Dancing with the Stars in time to join Craig Revel Horwood, Shirley Ballas and Darcey Bussell at Stric­tly’s Elstree ­Studios on Saturdays.

He jetted Stateside last Thursday and remained in America after Strictly bosses gave him a break from the show.

Bruno lit his cigarette to enjoy one last one before his flight
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He is expected to be back on Strictly this weekend after missing it last week
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Bruno’s fans were shocked as he missed his first show ever
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Bruno commutes between the UK and LA every week
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It came as his fellow judge Craig voiced fears that the Italian is struggling to juggle his TV roles on either side of the Atlantic.

But it looks like it is business as usual for Bruno this week as he arrived at LAX to return to the UK.

Today The Sun revealed that Bruno has been distracted by a 29-year-old underwear and swimwear model, Matt Law.

Yesterday we revealed how he took the Brit to his Hollywood home on Monday after a night at Los Angeles A-list restaurant Cecconi — along with socialite Lizzie Cundy and ­producer Simon Withington.

Bruno had been partying with Lizzie Cundy and hot male model Matt Law
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Matt Law shows off his ripped torso in a beachside snap
Matt Law shows off his ripped torso in a beachside snap
The 29-year-old is signed to the same modelling agency as Strictly's Aljaz Skorjanec
The 29-year-old is signed to the same modelling agency as Strictly’s Aljaz Skorjanec

A source close to the telly favourite said: “Bruno has really been getting on well with Matt, they enjoy each other’s company.

They have spent the last few days together in the States and he has been introduced to a few of his friends.

“Bruno is growing increasingly fond of Matt and it isn’t hard to see why. He’s noticed everywhere they go. They were very touchy-feely over dinner and laughing so loudly that everyone took notice.”


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