In Pictures: See all the Strictly stars on the red carpet

By Press Association Reporters

The BBC has unveiled the stars set to compete on this year’s series of Strictly Come Dancing.

The contestants donned their suits, frocks and sequins to hit the red carpet at Broadcasting House, along with the presenters, judges and professional dancers.

Hosts Claudia Winkleman and Tess Daly at the launch (Ian West/PA)
TV doctor Dr Ranj Singh and singer Ashley Roberts at Broadcasting House, London (Ian West/PA)
Comedian Seann Walsh and newsreader Kate Silverton (Ian West/PA)
TV presenter Stacey Dooley (Ian West/PA)
YouTube star Joe Sugg and TV host Katie Piper (Ian West/PA)
Paralympian Lauren Steadman and actor Danny John-Jules (Ian West/PA)
DJ Vick Hope and cricketer Graeme Swann (Ian West/PA)
Singer Lee Ryan and fashion guru Susannah Constantine (Ian West/PA)
Judges Craig Revel Horwood, Darcey Bussell, Shirley Ballas and Bruno Tonioli (Ian West/PA)
The professional dancers (Ian West/PA)