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Monday 14th October 2019

Alex Jones' bad English corrected by One Show guest Kelly Macdonald

She baffled The Victim stars during interview

Presenter Alex Jones ended up in an awkward exchange when she was corrected during last night's The One Show.

The host was interviewing The Victim stars Kelly MacDonald and John Hannah when she made a bit of a blooper.

After she worded a question in the wrong way she was set right by actress Kelly.

Kelly appeared on the chat show alongside John (Credit: BBC iPlayer)

Alex, who co-hosts the BBC show with Matt Baker, wanted to know if it will be revealed that Kelly's character, Anna, has committed a crime.

But Alex, 42, couldn't quite find her words and phrased the question as: "Has she done a crime?"

Appearing to confuse herself, the presenter then pondered if that was the right terminology.

Poor Alex couldn't get her words out (Credit: BBC iPlayer)

Matt, 41, laughed and said: "I don't know where you're going with this Al."

Their guests chuckled on the sofa as everyone in the studio also roared with laughter.

Kelly and John found Alex's faux pas amusing (Credit: BBC iPlayer)

Matt then repeated Alex's comment during the interview, which is when Kelly stepped in to correct Alex's question.

Has she done a crime?

The actress said: "Done a crime? She may or may not have committed a crime."

Kelly corrected Alex's error (Credit: BBC iPlayer)

Alex then jumped in and called out: "Committed!"

Kelly smiled and sarcastically joked: "Top of the class."

Just a bit awkward!

Read more: The Victim viewers 'know' child killer's identity after episode one

John and Kelly appeared on the show to promote their new BBC drama series, which follows the story of Anna Dean, whose son was murdered 15 years ago.

The gritty BBC drama has captured audiences (Credit: BBC iPlayer)

Read more: Everything you need to know about BBC drama The Victim

The four-part thriller, which is set in Scotland, already has viewers hooked.

Since the first episode aired this week, fans are already trying to guess who the child's killer is.

The Victim concludes this Thursday on BBC One at 9pm.

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