Love Island winner Ekin-Su Culculoglu signed up for Dancing On Ice, it has been revealed.
he, 28-year-old Turkish actress, from Essex, won the ITV2 dating series alongside Italian business owner Davide Sanclimenti, 27, in the summer.
She now joins the celebrity lineup for the skating show when it returns in 2023.
In a video revealing her involvement, shown on Good Morning Britain, the TV star said: “I can’t wait to get on the ice and skate. Stay tuned and see you on the ice rink. “
Her freeze time follows recent news that she and Sanclimenti have also signed up to do a new travel spin-off for ITV2.
The two-part series, titled Ekin-Su & Davide: Homerors, will follow Sanclimenti back to Italy and his hometown of Frosinone, Lazio, with Culculoglu at his side.
Before they meet their family, the business owner will give the actress a taste of Italy as they embark on a tour that stops in Verona, the famous home of Romeo and Juliet.
They will then travel through the Tuscan valley and eventually land on a plane to Culculoglu’s hometown in Turkey.
According to reports, Sanclimenti turned down an offer to appear on Dancing On Ice, telling The Sun: “I have so much to do and I can’t commit to something every day, and when I do something. That, I want to do it right.”
Dancing On Ice’s lineup so far also includes former EastEnders star Patsy Palmer and soccer star John Fashanu.
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The upcoming series will see 11 celebrities take to the ice in hopes of being crowned champions, following in the favorite footsteps of the likes of Jake Quickenden, James Jordan, Joe Swash and this year’s winner, Regan Gascoigne.
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