Ashley Banjo shot to stardom when he and Diversity appeared on Britain’s Got Talent years ago. He’s always been open about his family life, with a happy dancer marrying his childhood sweetheart
Ashley Banjo, 33, has been married for many years and the star often shares snaps of his life while at home.
Best known as a judge on Dancing On Ice and frontman of Diversity, he rose to fame following his winning performance on ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent.
Since then, his stardom has only continued to rise, with Diversity recently performing at the Banquet at the Palace for the Platinum Jubilee.
In between appearances with the Queen, he still spends a lot of time with his family with the inspirational star getting married to his childhood sweetheart nearly 10 years ago.
Who is Ashley Banjo’s wife?
Ashley is married to Francesca Abbott, a fellow dancer and showbiz talent manager.
She also danced with a troupe for which her husband choreographed Out Of The Shadows.
They regularly perform at major events and feature event brands such as Adidas and River Island.
It’s an all-female group, with their Facebook page writing: “Out Of The Shadows shares the same work and history as the Diversity guys, and they’re choreographed by Ashley Banjo, the lead dancer and choreographer of Diversity. Diversity.
“Their performance was dynamic, entertaining and most importantly, memorable.”
When did Ashley Banjo get married?
Ashley and Francesca got married again on July 4, 2015 after the couple had been dating for 10 years.
The dancer once revealed that he took her to the Science Museum in London on their first date in 2005, writing on Instagram: “14 years ago I couldn’t drive, so I took the girl I’m going to the science museum to try and make her laugh and impress her by instead I know as much about silly subjects as I can.”
Wedding at a beautiful venue in Essex with Ashley sharing pictures of the day on social media.
On Valentine’s Day, he wrote on Instagram: “Another #weighing day with this one @francescabanjo! Honestly, not a huge fan of all the presents and cards…
“But it’s not until days like today that I realize how lucky I am. She is not only my wife but also my best friend.
“And among other things, she’s also a PA, an honest opinion, a lost property detector, an infant oven, an OCD pillowcase, and a water heater. real human size.
“Most of the things she can do at once! Love her more than she knows.”
Does Ashley Banjo have children?
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The couple has two children together, of which their first child, Rose, was born in 2019.
He couldn’t contain his pride on social media, writing: “Our beautiful daughter came into the world at 6:45pm on February 21, 2019 – 8lbs and 13oz healthy.
“Her name is Rose Adura Banjo. I am deeply in love with my little family.”
Their second child, Micah Grace, was born on March 26, 2020.
Continuing on Instagram after his son was born, he wrote: “On Thursday 26th March at 6:45pm our son was born weighing a healthy 8lbs 15oz. His name is Micah Grace Banjo…
“Our son, our little ray of light in a dark and uncertain time. @Francescabanjo and I love him with the deepest part of our hearts.”
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