Strictly's Katya and Neil Jones split because the 'intimacy had drained from ...

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They announced the end of their marriage at the start of the month.

And Katya Jones, 30, and her Strictly co-star husband Neil, 37, reportedly ended their romantic union as a result of a loss of passion between the sheets, reports The Sun.

The Russian and red-haired dancer are said to have decided to split, following six years of marriage, as 'the intimacy had drained from the marriage' and 'they no longer had sex.'

Split: Katya Jones, 30, and her Strictly co-star husband Neil, 37, reportedly ended their romantic union as a result of a loss of a loss of passion between the sheets

Split: Katya Jones, 30, and her Strictly co-star husband Neil, 37, reportedly ended their romantic union as a result of a loss of a loss of passion between the sheets

A source told the website: 'Neil was very open about the fact that there was no passion between them — that they didn’t have sex.

'He said they spent all their evenings together lounging on the sofa in comfy onesies, watching Disney films like The Lion King and The Little Mermaid.

'They had been together for so long that obviously they were close, but as friends. The intimacy had drained from the marriage.'

The publication also reported that the British performer 'insinuated' that Katya was 'jealous' of him as he became more famous and that he believes he could be 'bigger than Anton Du Beke.'

Fizzled out: The Russian beauty and red-haired dancer are said to have decided to split, following six years of marriage, as 'the intimacy had drained from the marriage' and 'they no longer had sex'

Fizzled out: The Russian and red-haired dancer are said to have decided to split, following six years of marriage, as 'the intimacy had drained from the marriage' and 'they no longer had sex'

MailOnline have contacted representatives for both Katya and Neil for comment.

The couple announced they were no longer to remain married in joint Instagram statements at the beginning of August.

The news came just 10 months after Katya was seen kissing her 2018 Strictly dance partner Seann Walsh in the street.

In their announcement, the couple penned: 'Hi everyone, as our fans and loyal supporters you

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