However, during the meeting, BBC One viewers were quick to spot an awkward mishap between the newsreader and her pet pooch.
“You know I actually had a dream about you,” Ranvir confessed to the Strictly pro during the meet. “So dreams come true.”
Giovanni added: “She seems quite happy. And I am so, so happy.”
“Are we gonna have a laugh?” Ranvir tentatively asked, prompting Giovanni to joke: “I’m not sure about that.”