Strictly Come Dancing 2022 couples revealed – full list of celebrities and their partners
Contributions for Definitely come dance 2022 has been revealed.
The reality competition series returned to our screens on Friday (September 23) night, with a launch show where celebrity contestants learned which professional dancers they would be paired with.
Celebrities also performed the program together as a group.
the first Mukda The live show takes place on Saturday (September 24), with all 15 couples taking to the dance floor for their first routines.
meet yourself Definitely come dance The following couples…
Eli Simmonds and Nikita Kuzmin
Paralympic medalist Ellie Symonds dances with Nikita Kuzmin. You can find out more about him here.
Kuzman made his own Mukda The first time was in 2021, when he was partnered with Tilly Ramsay.
Tess Daly was asked what it means to show people with dwarfism. Mukda, “It means everything to me, to show not only dwarfism, but disability in general, to step out of my comfort zone and do something I’ve never done before,” says Simmonds.
“Dancing is for everyone, yes, I have to adapt, I have to see what it’s like, but to be there every Saturday night dancing… I’m so proud.”
Tyler West and Diane Buswell
Tyler West started his career presenting on CBBC before moving to Kiss FM where he presents on weekday afternoons. You can find out more about him here.
His partner, Dianne Buswell, is an Australian dancer who joined the show in 2018. He reached the final with Joe Sugg in 2018, but had to withdraw from the competition earlier last year due to the health of his partner Robert Webb.
“Indeed I don’t think he came here to-night to see me—he came to see her!” he joked.
Kim Marsh and Graziano Di Prima
Coronation Street star and live morning Presenter Kim Marsh first rose to fame as a member of Hear’Say. You can find out more about him here.
Graziano Di Prima has participated in this competition Mukda Twice since joining the show in 2018.
“My stomach was turning, but I was happy!” admitted Marsh, who was excited about her professional partner.
Will Mellor and Nancy Khoo
Two pints of lager and a packet of chips Actor Will Mellor will compete against Nancy Khoo. You can learn more about Mellow here.
Shaw first competed for the Gutterball Award last year when he partnered with Rhys Stephenson. They were eliminated in the semi-finals.
Mellor said she felt like she and Kho already made a great pair, joking: “We get along really well… I’m as excitable as a puppy and so is she.”
Helen Skelton and Gorka Marks
formerly Blue Peter Host Helen Skelton will participate in the competition Mukda 2022 with Gurka Marks. You can find out more about Skelton here.
Spanish dancer Marquez has competed in the show since 2016, reaching the final twice in 2017 and 2020, with Alexandra Burke and Maisie Smith respectively.
Explaining what she looks for in a partner, Skelton said they “must be fun, patient, probably good with dogs and kids and understand a Northern accent”.
James Bay and Amy Dowden
EastEnders The James Bay star has played Martin Fowler in the BBC series since 2014. You can learn more about him.
She will dance with Amy Dowden, a Welsh professional who reached the final with Karim Zeroal in 2019.
Bai admitted that without dance experience, “stepping into the unknown is something that is scary”. Mukda.
However, after pairing up with Dowden, she said: “I’m so relieved and couldn’t be happier, I already feel like I’ve won!”
Fleur East and Vito Coppola
“Sax” singer Fleur East, who is tipped to be one of the frontrunners for the new series, is best known for reaching the final. X factor In 2014. You can find out more about him here.
On the show, she competes with Italian dancer Vito Coppola, one of the new professionals joining the cast. Mukda In 2022
When asked how he would handle teaching East, Coppola said that “behind that smile I’m very tough, but I’m sure he’ll be fine because he’s a hard worker.”
Hamzeh Yassin and Joyta Perzistal
Born in Sudan but raised in Scotland, wildlife presenter Hamza Yassin is best known for his work on BBC wildlife programmes. You can find out more about him here.
Polish professional Joyta Przezystal joined this team Mukda last year, but this is his first proper series with a celebrity partner. However, she competed against Adrian Chiles in the 2021 Christmas special.
“He’s fearless, I can see that, which is very beneficial for me,” Perzistal said of Yassin. He is strong and also patient, which is really important. I can’t wait to go and start training.”
Matt Goss and Nadia Bychkova
Brothers singer Matt Goss is no stranger to it Mukda dance floor, participating in the Christmas special in 2013. You can find out more about him here.
His partner, Nadia Bychkova, has taken part in the competition Mukda Since 2017
“I’m ready to put my heart and soul into this,” Goss told Bychkova, claiming that she was “rolling in sequins and glitter” because of her “toughness.”
Ellie Taylor and Johannes Radbe
Comedian and actress Ellie Taylor is best known for her work on panel shows including mesh report and his recent role in Ted Lasso. You can find out more about him here.
Radebe will be hoping to repeat the success of the last series Mukdaafter reaching the final with Great Britain Baking Star John White
Asked which partner she was secretly hoping for, Taylor said: “It was Johannes, Johannes or Johannes.”
“I’m really happy to be partnering Eli, it was a pleasure to meet him and to see him excited about the season ahead excites me,” said Radbe.
Molly Rainford and Carlos Go
Molly Rainford is an actress and singer best known for playing the title role in the CBBC science fiction series. Nova Jones. You can find out more about him here.
He will be joined by new professional dancer Carlos Go.
Rainford joked that while his family would be excited about the partnership, his father’s allegiance may lie with another contestant.
“Obviously he has to vote for me, but if it was his choice, he’s a football fan, Tony Adams might get his vote,” he said.
Richie Anderson and Giovanni Pernice
Presenter Richie Anderson is best known to Radio 2 listeners as the Voice of the Week Travels. You can find out more about him here.
reigns Mukda She is shown the ropes by champion Giovanni Pernice, who won the match against Rose Ayling-Ellis in 2021.
“Can you find anyone better than Mr. Giovanni? “I feel like I’m the envy of the British people right now.” Anderson said of his partnership.
“He has a lot of energy, I’m very happy,” Pernice said.
Jayde Adams and Karen Hauer
Jayde Adams is a stand-up comedian best known for Alma is not normal And his special life Serious black jumper. You can find out more about him here.
Adams will dance with Karen Hauer in the show’s second gay collaboration. Hauer has competed Mukda From series 10 in 2012, he reached the final once with Mark Wright.
“It’s Karen,” said Adams, delighted at her pairing Mukda“
Meanwhile, Hauer said: “I’m absolutely excited, I’ve got a lot of ideas, I’ve got a lot of ideas, it’s going to be a golden moment for me.”
Tony Adams and Katya Jones
Former footballer Tony Adams spent 19 years at Arsenal before managing the likes of Portsmouth and Wycombe Wanderers. You can find out more about him here.
His partner, Katya Jones, has appeared Mukda For six series, he competed with Nicola Adams in the show’s first same-sex couple.
“We’re going to do a little dance, we’re a team now, we’re going to work together,” Jones told Adams.
Kai Adams and Kai Witherington
Kaye, who is the last of the three Adams in the competition, is a TV presenter and a regular participant in the roundtable. loose women. You can find out more about him here.
His partner Kai Widdrington reached the final of Strictly in 2021, his first year on the show, with AJ Odudu.
“Can I just say Miss Witherington, you did an amazing job with this guy,” said Adams, thrilled with his professional partner. He’s such a lovely man, he really is. “I’m so happy to be with Kai.”
Definitely come dance Continues Saturday September 24 at 6.45pm on BBC One.