Seven famous names have so far been confirmed for the upcoming series of Cinema Dance.
Here’s a rundown of who will put their best foot forward on the dance floor in the BBC One competition:
– Tyler West
The 26-year-old Kiss radio host, who has previously shown the children’s TV show on CBBC, said he can’t wait to “shake his feet” in the show’s celebrity ballroom.
The fitness enthusiast was nominated for the Audio and Radio Industry Awards for Best New Presenter in 2020.
– Ellie Simmonds
Paralympic swimming gold medalist, 27, has presented to BBC Sport at the Commonwealth Games since withdrawing from the competition.
She said she was “literally bursting with excitement” but also “totally petrified” when she took her first steps into dance.
– Jayde Adams
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The 37-year-old British actress and comedian was recently featured in the award-winning sitcom Alma’s Not Normal, and is also a regular guest on the commercials.
Her Amazon Prime special, Serious Black Jumper, was released to critical acclaim and was later shortlisted for an Emmy Award.
– Will Mellor
The 46-year-old actor played Gaz in the hit Noughties sitcom Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps, also starring in the TV series Line Of Duty and Broadchurch.
He joins the cast of ITV soap Coronation Street in 2021 as “evil” drug lord Harvey, and also starred in Hollyoaks early in his career.
– Kym Swamp
The 46-year-old found fame in the band Hear’Say, formed through ITV’s Popstars in 2001, before turning to acting and starring as Michelle Connor in Coronation Street.
“I’m really looking forward to it. I’m nervous — but I’m really looking forward to it,” she said.
– Kaye Adams
The Loose Women star, 59, announced her participation in the ITV daytime episode on Friday.
Adams also hosts a morning show on BBC Radio Scotland and has presented shows on a variety of channels, including on STV and the BBC, and was previously a judge on The Wright Stuff’s morning show. Channel 5.
– Richie Anderson
The 34-year-old TV and radio personality will dance in an all-male collaboration in the upcoming series.
He regularly participates in BBC Radio 2 Breakfast, presents travel news, and has also hosted variety shows himself.
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