The Capital Radio DJ referred to the late singer as his “uncle”, who he described as “an amazing guy".
The Radio 1 DJ opted to take a framed picture of the former Loose Woman into the jungle, much to her campmates' bemusement.
The Drag Race star called the former pro dancer's behaviour "gross" after he made a series of claims about her Vogue routine.
The actor plays the gameshow host in new ITV drama Quiz, based on the real-life Major Charles Ingram case.
While it might not seem like the most likely of celebrity endorsements, there's no arguing with the results.