He tweeted to his 726,000 Twitter followers: “Today = manic! Almost done with the first act (@KimberleyJWalsh is currently singing the close & smashing it!).
“Lemmie tell you I am loving this show, proud to be a part of it & I’m so SO happy for @MaxGeorge and his @bbcstrictly journey, Max show em what you’re made of x.”(sic)
Max will be up against the likes of Made In Chelsea’s Jamie Laing, EastEnders’ Maisie Smith, Radio 1 DJ Clara Amfo and comedian Bill Bailey.
Strictly Come Dancing returns to BBC One this month.