Jimmy Nesbitt has confessed his most embarrassing romantic moment was repeatedly crying out an ex-lover's name — then blaming his mum for the blunders.
The Ulster-born star has opened up about his love-life disasters in an exclusive interview to promote a dating competition.
He admitted: “My most embarrassing dating moment or faux pas was repeatedly calling a girl by the name of my ex-girlfriend one night.
“I tried to cover it by saying it was my mum's name... this seemed to make things worse.”
The 46-year-old claimed he was probably one of the world's worst dates — as he once broke a girl's arm when he took her out.
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