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'I am shocked that made the edit': Danniella Westbrook claims she is seeking legal action after Gogglebox stars mocked her nose

By Connie Rusk For Mailonline

Published: 09:01 GMT, 18 November 2020 | Updated: 12:01 GMT, 18 November 2020

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Danniella Westbrook is seeking legal action against Channel 4's Gogglebox after the Siddiqui family mocked her nose on Tuesday night's episode. 

Viewers watched the family poke fun at the former EastEnders actress, 47, about her collapsed septum due to her cocaine addiction in the 1990s and early 2000s. 

Danniella took to Twitter following the show saying she was in shock and deeply hurt by the comments. 

Upset: Danniella Westbrook is seeking legal action against Channel 4's Gogglebox after the Siddiqui family mocked her nose on Tuesday night's episode (pictured in 2018)

Upset: Danniella Westbrook is seeking legal action against Channel 4's Gogglebox after the Siddiqui family mocked her nose on Tuesday night's episode (pictured in 2018)

In the scenes, Baasit asked: 'Would you rather have just one giant nostril or would you like to have just one giant eye?'

Umar replied: 'I'd rather have one giant eye', to which Baasit replied: 'You'd rather be Cyclops?'

Umar said: 'Well having a one giant nostril thing, they've never even given a name for that'.

Mean: Viewers watched the family poke fun at the former EastEnders actress, 47, about her collapsed septum due to her cocaine addiction in the 1990s and early 2000s

Mean: Viewers watched the family poke fun at the former EastEnders actress, 47, about her collapsed septum due to her cocaine addiction in the 1990s and early 2000s

Would you rather: In the scenes Baasit asked: 'Would you rather have just one giant nostril or would you like to have just one giant eye?'

Would you rather: In the scenes Baasit asked: 'Would you rather have just one giant nostril or would you like to have just one giant eye?'

Cruel: Baasit said: 'Would you rather be a Cyclops or Danniella Westbrook?', which made his brother and father laugh

Cruel: Baasit said: 'Would you rather be a Cyclops or Danniella Westbrook?', which made his brother and father laugh

But Baasit told him: 'Yeah they have that girl from EastEnders. What's her name? Danniella Westbrook. Would you rather be a Cyclops or Danniella Westbrook?', which made his brother and father laugh. 

Danniella wrote on Twitter: 'Thank you everyone for the support you gave me about the derogatory comments Channel 4 allowed the

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