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Shirley Ballas in tears as she speaks out on brother’s tragic suicide

Strictly Come Dancing star Shirley Ballas was in tears as she urged people to “be vigilant and ask more questions” of their loved ones, after reflecting on the “preventable” suicide of her brother. The entertainer, 61, said she failed to spot any signs that her older brother and “protector” David was suicidal before he took […]

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Strictly’s Janette Manrara issues statement after kicking dog on Morning Live

Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two Host Janette Manrara has issued a statement after accidentally kicking a dog live on TV. The 38 year old Strictly Come Dancing pro was appearing on BBC’s Morning Live when she and her husband Aljaž Škorjanec went to perform a professional dancing spin, and her foot collided with a […]

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Age-defying Claudia Winkleman in throwback snap of first ever quiz show

Claudia Winkleman first stepped onto the presenting scene in 1997 when she hosted Talking Telephone Numbers alongside Phillip Schofield. And in some throwback snaps from 25 years ago, it’s clear the age-defying presenter hasn’t changed one bit. In the pictures from 1997, Claudia is standing with host Phillip and still sporting her iconic block fringe. […]

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Strictly’s Kai Widdrington and Nadiya Bychkova ‘very happy’ on red carpet

Strictly stars Nadiya Bychkova and Kai Widdrington looked thrilled to be in their new relationship as they attended a red carpet event together on Thursday. The couple said they are “very happy” as they posed in co-ordinating outfits for the opening night of Matthew Bourne’s thriller-play The Car Man at Royal Albert Hall. Nadiya, 32, […]

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Strictly’s Nadiya Bychkova and Kai Widdrington make surprise comment about their relationship

June 10, 2022 – 06:47 BST Andrea Caamano The Strictly Come Dancing professionals have been dating since last year and have now revealed they are ‘very happy’ Strictly‘s Nadiya Bychkova and Kai Widdrington have remained tight-lipped since reports of their romance began circulating last year, but the couple have now made a surprising confession about […]

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Strictly’s Graziano will have Johannes as best man at star-studded wedding

Graziano Di Prima has teased that his Strictly Come Dancing co-stars will have leading roles in his wedding to Giada Lini this summer. The 27 year old will marry fellow professional dancer Giada, 32, in a stunning ceremony it Italy and has revealed exclusively to OK! that his co-star Johannes Radebe will be his best […]

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AJ Odudu on the struggles of being a Black woman in the industry

She’s one of our rising talents having won over audiences with her down-to-earth presenting skills as well as her impressive stint on Strictly, yet AJ Odudu still finds herself having to work twice as hard as anyone else. The 34-year-old has previously said how being a Black woman has meant she hasn’t had the same […]

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Bruno Tonioli says he’s ‘done’ with Strictly and reacts to Anton replacing him

Bruno Tonioli has explained his reasons for leaving Strictly Come Dancing behind as the BBC show judge spoke out on the news fellow dancer Anton Du Beke will be replacing him permanently. Along with Craig Revel Horwood, Bruno is one of the original pros who sat on the panel for every season until 2020, when […]

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Strictly star Amy Dowden shares candid snap of Crohn’s disease flare-up

Strictly Come Dancing star Amy Dowden has been praised after sharing a photo on social media to raise awareness of the realities of living with Crohn’s disease. Amy, a professional dancer on the hit BBC show, has posted photographs on Instagram to mark World IBD (inflammatory bowel disease) Day. The 31 year old star told […]

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Emmerdale’s Adam Thomas ‘becomes first star to join Strictly Come Dancing 2022’

Ex-Emmerdale actor Adam Thomas is thought to be the first celebrity to sign up for this year’s Strictly Come Dancing, according to reports. The actor, 33, is reportedly set to appear on the 20th series of the BBC’s hit dance show when it returns this autumn. Adam, who is the brother of Coronation Street actor […]