From then, each week the two couples with the lowest combined scores, from the judges and public vote, will face each other in the dance off, with one couple leaving the competition for good.
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And she’s followed it today by thanking her fans for support, and continuing to laugh off the mishap.
Andre recently stated that he’d be “a bit worried” if his new wife Emily MacDonagh felt she had to warn him not to be distracted by the dancers on the show.
The BBC has refuted a claim by a television star who said he was blocked from appearing on Strictly Come Dancing after he requested a male dance partner.
The U.S. or United Kingdom have yet to feature a celebrity with a same-sex professional dance partner.
BBC weather presenter Carol Kirkwood revealed her pleasure at being paired with last year’s victor Pasha Kovalev, branding the dancer “gorgeous”.
“I watched Jake past year literally unravel before my eyes, because he was so exhausted”.
EastEnders actress Kellie Bright said her on-screen husband, Danny Dyer, was more concerned and “jealous” about her signing up for Strictly than her husband, Paul Stocker. “My mum and dad are going to be over the moon”.
“As far as I know, Kristina is very happy in her current relationship as we are in ours”, she told The Sunday World. “This will be a recipe for success”.
Sports anchor Kirsty Gallacher said she was “shaking” with excitement after being paired with Brendan Cole. Similarly, Foote, who is dating her Coronation Street co-star Sean Ward, said: “He has been absolutely unbelievable about it. It’s acting still, it’s not anything to ever worry about”. Olympic boxer Anthony Ogogo will dance with another new member of the line up, Oti Mabuse.
Ola Jordan was left red-faced after suffering an embarrassing wardrobe malfunction on the ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ launch show.