The dizzying dance extravaganza returns, bringing a welcome boost to our weekends. Which stars will shine the brightest – and who will soon be shimmying off our screens?
Nicola Adams is paired with…KATYA. I can’t wait to see how this partnership goes, it’s such a great move for Strictly and Nicola has incredible energy. I’m super-excited about it.
And finally in this batch it’s MAISIE SMITH, who the BBC blurb tells me is best known for ‘playing the role of Tiffany Butcher-Baker on BBC’s Eastenders’. I haven’t watched Eastenders in decades, but if there isn’t a storyline where Tiffany learns to be a candlestick maker then honestly I don’t know what my BBC licence fee is for.