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Karen Clifton and Ore Oduba at the Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour Photocall held at Birmingham Genting Arena - Birmingham, United Kingdom - Thursday 19th January 2017

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Len Goodman Says Will Young Didn't Quit 'Strictly' Over "Turn Up Shut Up" Remark


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Len Goodman has said he doesn't believe his ‘turn up, shut up’ comment to Will Young was the reason the singer quit ‘Strictly Come Dancing’.

Young pulled out of the BBC competition in the week following Goodman’s comment, which came after the singer had answered back to the judge when he criticised his Bollywood routine for not including enough salsa.

Len GoodmanLen Goodman says Will Young’s ‘Strictly’ exit was not because of their clash

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'Strictly Come Dancing's' Anton Du Beke Expecting Twins


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'Strictly Come Dancing' professional Anton Du Beke has announced he’s expecting twins with girlfriend Hannah Summers, after years of trying to conceive.

The 50-year-old star of the BBC One dancing competition has been dating Summers, the head of a telecommunications firm, for six years.

Anton Du BekeAnton Du Beke is expecting twins with long time girlfriend Hannah Summers

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Former 'Strictly' Star Ben Cohen Left "Devastated" After Sex Tape Leak


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Former England rugby international and ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ star Ben Cohen has been left “devastated” after a private two-minute sex tape was leaked online.

The footage, which was apparently when the 38 year old was single, was stolen and published without his knowledge this week. Still images have been shared via social media and Cohen, who has since settled down with current girlfriend Kristina Rihanoff – whom he met on ‘Strictly’ in 2013 – and has had a baby daughter with her, is said to be mortified.

Ben Cohen Kristina RihanoffBen Cohen with current girlfriend Kristina Rihanoff in March

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Claudia Winkleman, Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly at the 'Strictly Come Dancing' launch held at Elstree Studios, London, United Kingdom - Tuesday 2nd September 2014

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Ballroom Instructor Gary Edwards The New Rumoured Replacement For Len Goodman On 'Strictly'


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Ballroom dance instructor Gary Edwards is the latest name to be linked with the vacant judging chair on ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ when head judge Len Goodman steps down after the end of the current series.

A BBC source has reportedly revealed that Goodman and fellow judge Bruno Tonioli are both good friends with 50 year old Edwards, a holder of over 30 international ballroom dance titles and who once instructed Michael Jackson. Tonioli has apparently raised Edwards’ name to the ‘Strictly’ producers as an idea for whom to choose to replace Goodman for the 2017 series.

Len GoodmanLen Goodman is stepping down from 'Strictly' at the end of the current series

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Laura Whitmore arrives for 'Strictly Come Dancing' rehearsals with her dance partner Giovanni Pernice - London, United Kingdom - Wednesday 19th October 2016

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Laura Whitmore and Giovanni Pernice

Will Young Has Sensationally Quit Strictly Come Dancing


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Will Young has sensationally quit BBC’s hit show Strictly Come Dancing and the producers have revealed he will not be replaced - despite fans calling for the reinstatement of last week’s loser Tameka Empson.

Will YoungWill Young will not be appearing in Strictly Come Dancing any more

The 37-year-old singer announced he had quit the show because of "personal reasons" but has not elaborated on what those reasons are.

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Daisy Lowe on her way to rehearsals for 'Strictly Come Dancing' in primrose hill, London, United Kingdom - Thursday 6th October 2016

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BBC Drops Hint At Len Goodman's Replacement On 'Strictly Come Dancing'


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The BBC has dropped a significant hint as to who might be the eventual replacement on ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ for Len Goodman, who is quitting the show at the end of the current series.

46 year old Karen Hardy, a former professional dancer on ‘Strictly’ until 2009, has been selected to be a judge on the panel for the show’s live tour early in 2017. This will reportedly act as a kind of trial for the permanent role for the 15th series this time next year.

Karen HardyKaren Hardy pictured in 2012

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Georgia May Foote Splits From Former 'Strictly' Dance Partner Giovanni Pernice


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A little under 12 months after they fell in love when partnered together on ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ last year, Georgia May Foote has announced that she’s split from her dancer boyfriend Giovanni Pernice.

The couple finished as runners-up on 2015’s ‘Strictly’, behind eventual winner Jay McGuinness of boyband The Wanted and his pro dance partner Aliona Vilani.

Georgia May Foote Giovanni PerniceGeorgia May Foote with Giovanni Pernice in 2016

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Daisy Lowe The Latest Celebrity To Take Part In 'Strictly Come Dancing'


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Fashion model Daisy Lowe has been unveiled as the latest celebrity to participate in the upcoming series of ‘Strictly Come Dancing’.

27 year old Lowe, who was discovered at the age of just 15 and launched her career in the modelling industry and the daughter of designer Pearl Lowe and rock star Gavin Rossdale, becomes the eighth name to be revealed for the fourteenth series of the BBC Saturday night favourite.

Reacting to her participation, Lowe told her fans on Wednesday (August 17th) she was “so looking forward to learning a new skill”, saying that it was “completely different” to the career she’s used to of “being on the catwalk and campaigns of major fashion brands”.

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Alesha Dixon Rules Out 'Strictly Come Dancing' Return After Len Goodman's Departure


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Former ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ judge Alesha Dixon has ruled out retuning to the show, after head judge Len Goodman leaves next year. Dixon, a former Mirrorball trophy winner, joined the ‘Strictly’ judging panel in 2009 before leaving the show for 'Britain's Got Talent’.

Alesha DixonAlesha Dixon has ruled out a return to ‘Strictly’.

Speaking at the AOL Build UK event on Friday, Dixon said: “No I'm certainly not going back. For me it's about moving forward and actually I'm really sad that Len is leaving but I totally understand. I had a great catch up with Bruno Tonioli recently and it's a massive deal because he's been there from the start.”

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Giovanni Pernice , Georgia May Foote - Loved-up Strictly Come Dancing stars Georgia May Foote and Giovanni Pernice are seen smiling while heading to the shops before heading to the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham. at Birmingham, Strictly Come Dancing, Barclaycard Arena - Birmingham, United Kingdom - Saturday 23rd January 2016

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Giovanni Pernice and Georgia May Foote

Zoe Ball Pictured Kissing 22 Year Old Boyband Singer At 'Strictly' Xmas Party


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Drunken shenanigans at the ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ production wrap party in London’s Soho this week, as married presenter Zoe Ball was snapped locking lips with a boyband member half her age on the dancefloor.

45 year old Zoe, who presents the BBC2 spin-off show ‘It Takes Two’, has been married to DJ Norman Cook (who of course goes by the stage name Fatboy Slim) for 16 years, and has two children with him – 15 year old Woody and five year old Nelly.

Zoe BallZoe Ball was pictured kissing a guy 23 years younger than her at the 'It Takes Two' Christmas party

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