It's finally back! 'Strictly Come Dancing' has launched for 2018 - but which celebrity was matched with which pro dancer?
Ant McPartlin’s wife Lisa Armstrong flashes her wedding ring on Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two. Lisa’s ring could clearly be seen when she was applying cleansing water to a male dancer called Ed. Earlier this week, Lisa hit out at reports she and 41-year-old Ant – who she has been married to for 11 years – are “estranged”, insisting she isn’t going to Australia when he is co-hosting I’m A Celebrity because she has work commitments.
Strictly Come Dancing has regularly come out on top over X Factor in the ratings battle in recent years, but Simon Cowell has something up his sleeve. The 58-year-old music mogul has revealed plans to launch a new music programme in the near future. Simon has masterminded the success of programmes such as Britain’s Got Talent and The X Factor, but in recent times Strictly has emerged as the dominant show in the ratings.
Strictly Come Dancing star Davood Ghadami has admitted Aston Merrygold’s surprise elimination has made the show’s celebrity contestants realise no-one is safe. The EastEnders actor admitted his shock at seeing the former JLS singer – who was previously a favourite to win the series – sent home on Sunday’s show after he lost the dance-off to Mollie King. EastEnders star Davood Ghadami has admitted Aston Merrgyold’s shock exit has been a “wake up” call.
The 52-year-old outspoken panellist believes the BBC One dancing show’s new head judge’s critiques are too “technical” and thinks viewers may not understand her feedback. Strictly Come Dancing’s Craig Revel Horwood (left) and Shirley Ballas (right). Craig also insisted Shirley “channelled” her look on the Halloween special episode when she dressed up as Cruella de Vil, the fictional villain from The Hundred and One Dalmatians.
Craig Revel Horwood has defended his decision to score Aston Merrygold a four out of 10 for his Viennese Waltz on Strictly Come Dancing. Dismissing claims he deliberately underscored Aston and his pro partner Janette Manrara, he told The Sun: “That’s rubbish. The 52-year-old judge gave Aston the score for his performance on the BBC dance competition on Saturday, and when combined with the audience vote, the 29-year-old singer found himself in the dance-off alongside Mollie King, which he lost.
Alexandra has fuelled speculation that all is not well between herself and Gorka.
Shirley has been dubbed 'rude and unkind' following last night's results' show.
AJ is in 'a race against time' to be fighting fit for Saturday's live show.
Craig Revel Horwood is battling to stay fit for the remainder of the Strictly Come Dancing series after being left in “complete agony” due to a hip injury. The 52-year-old show judge is said to be suffering with “immense pain” during the BBC One show’s episodes because he has been putting off going under the knife for a hip operation. Doing the smallest things causes him immense pain.