Emmerdale’s Asan N’jie ‘summoned to ITV for talks’ after Jamie Lomas brawl at TV Choice Awards 

Emmerdale star Asan N’jie has been summoned to ITV for talks and an investigation after he threatened to kill Jamie Lomas during a vicious brawl at the TV Choice Awards on Monday night. 

The actor was seen throwing a punch at Jamie, 44, during an explosive fight in front of shocked onlookers where he shouted: ‘I’m going to f*****g kill you’, in a video obtained by The Mirror.  

And now ITV has released an official statement and revealed that they will be summoning Asan in for ‘talks and an investigation’.

Investigation: Emmerdale's Asan N'jie has been summoned to ITV for talks and an investigation after he threatened to kill Jamie Lomas during a vicious brawl at the TV Choice Awards on Monday night

Investigation: Emmerdale's Asan N'jie has been summoned to ITV for talks and an investigation after he threatened to kill Jamie Lomas during a vicious brawl at the TV Choice Awards on Monday night

Investigation: Emmerdale’s Asan N’jie has been summoned to ITV for talks and an investigation after he threatened to kill Jamie Lomas during a vicious brawl at the TV Choice Awards on Monday night

An Emmerdale spokesperson told MailOnline: ‘We are extremely concerned to hear about an incident at the TV Choice Awards involving one of ­Emmerdale’s cast. 

 ‘We will be investigating and talking to the actor concerned in due course.’   

Asan, who has been involved in a knife attack Emmerdale plot, could be heard shouting in the video: ‘Do you think you are a f*****g big man? I’m going to f*****g kill you. I’m going to f*****g knife you,’ before attempting to take a swipe at Jamie. 

After the Emmerdale actor threw the punch, I’m A Celebrity‘s Malique Thompson-Dwyer ran into the room to intervene and bundle Jamie out.  

Concerned: Asan, who has been involved in a knife attack Emmerdale plot, was seen throwing a punch at Jamie where he shouted: 'I’m going to f*****g kill you', in a video obtained by The Mirror (pictured in character as Ellis)

Concerned: Asan, who has been involved in a knife attack Emmerdale plot, was seen throwing a punch at Jamie where he shouted: 'I’m going to f*****g kill you', in a video obtained by The Mirror (pictured in character as Ellis)

Concerned: Asan, who has been involved in a knife attack Emmerdale plot, was seen throwing a punch at Jamie where he shouted: ‘I’m going to f*****g kill you’, in a video obtained by The Mirror (pictured in character as Ellis) 

Chaos: Chaos: ITV has released an official statement and revealed that they will be summoning Asan (pictured) in for 'talks and an investigation' over his brawl with Jamie

Chaos: Chaos: ITV has released an official statement and revealed that they will be summoning Asan (pictured) in for 'talks and an investigation' over his brawl with Jamie

Fight: An Emmerdale spokesperson told MailOnline: 'We are extremely concerned to hear about an incident at the TV Choice Awards involving one of ­Emmerdale's cast. (Jamie Lomas pictured)

Fight: An Emmerdale spokesperson told MailOnline: 'We are extremely concerned to hear about an incident at the TV Choice Awards involving one of ­Emmerdale's cast. (Jamie Lomas pictured)

Chaos: ITV has released an official statement and revealed that they will be summoning Asan (left) in for ‘talks and an investigation’ over his brawl with Jamie (right) 

Removed from the premises? 'We will be investigating and talking to the actor concerned in due course,' they added

Removed from the premises? 'We will be investigating and talking to the actor concerned in due course,' they added

Removed from the premises? ‘We will be investigating and talking to the actor concerned in due course,’ they added 

According to reports, the pair had to be pulled apart by security twice at the Hilton Park Lane hotel in Mayfair, London, with Asan eventually being escorted off the premises by security staff at around 11pm.

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Asan left with co-star Jay Kontzle and another woman while Jamie stayed at the hotel until 2am drinking with Love Island star Amber Gill and Malique. 

Asan – who plays Ellis Grant in Emmerdale – is now being investigated by ITV bosses after appearing to spark the fracas with goading remarks.

One onlooker told  The Sun: ‘Jamie was enraged by the sarcastic dig which seemed to come out of nowhere and was completely unprovoked. 

Leaving: Security were seen near Asan as he left the hotel with his co-star Jay Kontzle on Monday night

Leaving: Security were seen near Asan as he left the hotel with his co-star Jay Kontzle on Monday night

Leaving: Security were seen near Asan as he left the hotel with his co-star Jay Kontzle on Monday night 

Furious: One onlooker told The Sun: 'Jamie was enraged by the sarcastic dig which seemed to come out of nowhere and was completely unprovoked'

Furious: One onlooker told The Sun: 'Jamie was enraged by the sarcastic dig which seemed to come out of nowhere and was completely unprovoked'

Shocking: 'It was a real flashpoint which left fellow cast members shocked and one or two people remarking on how it was like a scene from a soap opera'

Shocking: 'It was a real flashpoint which left fellow cast members shocked and one or two people remarking on how it was like a scene from a soap opera'

Furious: One onlooker told The Sun: ‘Jamie was enraged by the sarcastic dig which seemed to come out of nowhere and was completely unprovoked’

Stepping in: Jamie was bundled out of the room by I'm A Celebrity's Malique Thompson-Dwyer, according to reports

Stepping in: Jamie was bundled out of the room by I'm A Celebrity's Malique Thompson-Dwyer, according to reports

Stepping in: Jamie was bundled out of the room by I’m A ’s Malique Thompson-Dwyer, according to reports

‘It was a real flashpoint which left fellow cast members shocked and one or two people remarking on how it was like a scene from a soap opera. 

‘The bust up was only stopped from escalating as Malique quickly stepped in to defuse the situation and calm Jamie down.’

Malique told The Mirror of the incident: ‘I told him to relax. I told him “This isn’t that kinda party. It’s the TV Choice Awards.”‘ 

Calming things down: 'The bust up was only stopped from escalating as Malique quickly stepped in to defuse the situation and calm Jamie down'

Calming things down: 'The bust up was only stopped from escalating as Malique quickly stepped in to defuse the situation and calm Jamie down'

Calming things down: ‘The bust up was only stopped from escalating as Malique quickly stepped in to defuse the situation and calm Jamie down’

The aftermath: Asan was seen with a group of female friends after the incident

The aftermath: Asan was seen with a group of female friends after the incident

The aftermath: Asan was seen with a group of female friends after the incident

Security: Asan was reportedly held by security in the lobby before being led out of a rear exit

Security: Asan was reportedly held by security in the lobby before being led out of a rear exit

Security: Asan was reportedly held by security in the lobby before being led out of a rear exit

Heading home: The soap star covered his face with his hands as he sat in the taxi with a female friend after he was escorted from the hotel

Heading home: The soap star covered his face with his hands as he sat in the taxi with a female friend after he was escorted from the hotel

Heading home: The soap star covered his face with his hands as he sat in the taxi with a female friend after he was escorted from the hotel

According to The Sun, the event’s host Katherine Ryan was reportedly one of those who moved of of the way to avoid being caught up in the ruckus. 

MailOnline has contacted representatives for Jamie Lomas, Asan N’Jie and the TV Choice Awards for comment. 

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An ITV spokesperson told MailOnline: ‘We are extremely concerned to hear about an incident at the TV Choice Awards involving one of ­Emmerdale’s cast. 

‘We will be investigating and talking to the actor concerned in due course.’  

Unfazed: He seemed unfazed by the incident as he stuck his tongue out while walking away in a playful manner

Unfazed: He seemed unfazed by the incident as he stuck his tongue out while walking away in a playful manner

Unfazed: He seemed unfazed by the incident as he stuck his tongue out while walking away in a playful manner 

Asan N’Jie – who had been ­nominated for Best Newcomer at the TV Choice Awards – joined Emmerdale in August 2018 as Sandra Marvin’s on-screen son.

The actor has also appeared in Waterloo Road, Doctors, Holby City and Casualty. 

A recent Emmerdale storyline saw Asan’s character Ellis Chapman stabbed. Speaking to Digital Spy about the plotline in May, Asan admitted he was ‘extremely grateful to the writers and the producers for trusting me with this.’ 

Making his exit: The actor jumped into a taxi with his pals after being escorted out of the venue

Making his exit: The actor jumped into a taxi with his pals after being escorted out of the venue

Making his exit: The actor jumped into a taxi with his pals after being escorted out of the venue

Fight: The star has recently been involved in knife crime storyline in his soap Emmerdale

Fight: The star has recently been involved in knife crime storyline in his soap Emmerdale

Fight: The star has recently been involved in knife crime storyline in his soap Emmerdale

On screen: Asan admitted he was 'extremely grateful to the writers and the producers for trusting me' with the storyline that saw his character stabbed

On screen: Asan admitted he was 'extremely grateful to the writers and the producers for trusting me' with the storyline that saw his character stabbed

On screen: Asan admitted he was ‘extremely grateful to the writers and the producers for trusting me’ with the storyline that saw his character stabbed

He added: ‘I’m glad we’re exploring it. Especially in London, the knife crime rate is through the roof at the minute. So to explore a sensitive issue like this can only be a positive thing. If we put light onto these issues, hopefully the quicker it will stop.’ 

Jamie is set for a return to Hollyoaks as the villain Warren Fox in 2020, as the soap prepares to celebrate its 25th anniversary. 

In July, bosses confirmed the actor will be back on screens permanently next year after his character Warren Fox made a shocking appearance to steal back ex Sienna Blake’s twins.

Warren is expected to cause shockwaves with his return to the village after snatching the twins he shares with Sienna in 2017. He first debuted on the soap in 2006.   

MailOnline has contacted representatives for Jamie Lomas, Asan N'Jie and the TV Choice Awards for comment

MailOnline has contacted representatives for Jamie Lomas, Asan N'Jie and the TV Choice Awards for comment

MailOnline has contacted representatives for Jamie Lomas, Asan N'Jie and the TV Choice Awards for comment

MailOnline has contacted representatives for Jamie Lomas, Asan N'Jie and the TV Choice Awards for comment

MailOnline has contacted representatives for Jamie Lomas, Asan N’Jie and the TV Choice Awards for comment

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