Which celebs have been announced?
Series 20 of Definitely come dance It will return to BBC One later this year, with the launch program being recorded on September 7.
As always, a list of familiar faces, celebrities and sports people will be invited to participate.
Mukda It has already confirmed its line-up of professional dancers for the new series and there has been a lot of speculation about which stars will take part in the series.
Here are the names that have been confirmed by the BBC so far:
Will Mellor is the first celebrity contestant confirmed to appear Strictly Come Dancing 2022.
particle for direct object Two pints of lager and a packet of chips The 46-year-old star will be a dancefloor celebrity when the BBC ballroom show returns for its 20th series this autumn.
After the news was announced on the date, Mellor said: “To be honest, he’s very happy that he’s going to be taking part. BBC Breakfast
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“I’m not going to lie, it’s completely out of my comfort zone and I know it’s going to be a big challenge, but that’s what life is about,” he said.
He continued: “It’s my mum’s favorite show too and she’s had a really tough few years so I’m doing this for her.”
Mellor for many acting roles including Hollyoaks, line of duty And Great churchand he recently appeared in it Coronation Street As Harvey Gaskell.
Kim Marsh was the second celebrity contestant to be confirmed for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing.
Marsh is best known for her role as Michelle Connor Coronation Street, for which she won “Best Newcomer” at the National Television Awards and the British Soap Awards. Kim has also had a successful music career, both in bands rumorwhich he managed to get a position after appearing in the program Pop starsand as a solo artist.
“I thought about it,” Kim Marsh said Mukda It had been years but the timings never worked out. I’m so glad they have them this year! I’m a huge fan of the show and I can’t believe I’m going from watching at home in my pajamas to dancing in front of the judges in a glittery dress, it’s unreal!”
Kim recently played the infamous Alex in a touring theater production fatal attraction He is currently a presenter on BBC One live morningKim is soon to star in the BBC One revival drama Waterloo Road.
Female dancers hoping to land a celebrity partner later this year include Diane Boswell, Nadia Bychkova, Amy Dowden, Karen Hauer, Katya Jones, Luba Moshtak, Joyta Perzystal and Nancy Khoo.
Graziano Di Prima, Neil Jones, Nikita Kuzman, Cameron Lombard, Gurka Marquez, Giovanni Pernis, Johannes Radbe and Kai Widdrington, male dancers Graziano Di Prima, Neil Jones, Nikita Kuzman, Giovanni Pernis, Johannes Radbe and Kai Widdrington, male dancers They will join.
Other names in the mix include Gogglebox Scarlett Moffat star and Hollywood actor Andrew Garfield.
Documentary filmmaker Louis Theroux is also rumored to be a contender.
speaking in The Jonathan Ross Show In November, she shared, “I like to think I’m a good dancer.
I know when I’m in the kitchen dancing while listening to something on a smart speaker, I’ve had too much to drink, mostly hip-hop, and I start doing the funky robot and then start spinning MC Hammer.
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“And this is where it happens and I start to think that I really have to move on Mukda“
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