Hold onto your sequins, folks, because this year’s ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ promises to shimmy its way into our hearts as possibly the most sensational series to date. The glitter ball is polished, the stage is set, and the anticipation is palpable: just who will waltz, tango, and salsa their way into the nation’s affections in 2023?
The nation’s Saturday nights have, for years, been lit up with the glitz and glamour of Strictly. It’s not just about the dancing – though let’s be honest, that’s a major part of the appeal – it’s the whole package. The extravagant costumes that catch every shimmering light, the meticulous makeup turning our favourite stars into dancefloor divas and dashing gents, and the sheer passion of performance make it a mesmerising spectacle from start to finish.
And let’s not forget our beloved dynamic duo, the effervescent Tess Daly and the inimitably quirky Claudia Winkleman. Their camaraderie, wit, and genuine love for the show have been instrumental in making ‘Strictly’ a staple in British households. With Tess’s poised presentation and Claudia’s charismatic charm, the two are set to lead this year’s series with the same enthusiasm and flair we’ve all come to adore.
‘Strictly’ has always been about transformation. We’ve watched newsreaders turn into nimble-footed dancers, sports stars cha-cha with charisma, and actors who, week by week, surprise us with their rhythm and poise. It’s this unexpected journey, the highs, the lows, the sequins, and the spills, that keep millions tuning in year after year.
So, who can we expect to see gracing the dance floor this year? Whose journey will have us hooked from their very first step to their final, glittering performance? The anticipation has reached a fever pitch, and we can confirm that this year’s line-up is nothing short of spectacular. As we reveal the stars preparing to embark on this unparalleled dance adventure, we’re confident in predicting that Strictly 2023 is poised to achieve dizzying new heights of dance dynamism.
Full Line Up For Strictly Come Dancing 2023
Adam Thomas is a British actor best known for his role as Adam Barton in the popular television series “Emmerdale.”
Amanda Abbington is a British actress best known for her roles in the TV series “Sherlock” as Mary Morstan and “Mr Selfridge” as Miss Mardle.
Angela Rippon is a pioneering British television journalist, newsreader, writer and presenter. She became the first female journalist to present BBC news regularly in the 1970s.
Angela Scanlon is an Irish television presenter and broadcaster known for co-presenting “Robot Wars” on BBC Two and her work on “The One Show.”
Annabel Croft is a former British professional tennis player and now a radio and television presenter. She has been a prominent figure in the commentary and presentation of tennis events.
Bobby Brazier is recognised as the son of the late British reality star Jade Goody. He has pursued a career in modelling.
Eddie Kadi is a British-Congolese comedian and actor, celebrated for his energetic humour and has been a significant figure in the UK’s comedy scene.
Ellie Leach is a British actress best known for portraying Faye Windass in the long-running soap opera “Coronation Street.”
Jody Cundy CBE
Jody Cundy CBE is a British Paralympic cyclist and former swimmer. Over his athletic career, he has obtained multiple gold medals in both swimming and cycling events at the Paralympics.
Krishnan Guru-Murthy is a British journalist and presenter. He has been a mainstay on Channel 4 News since 1998 and has covered numerous significant events in the UK and abroad.
Layton Williams is a British actor, singer and dancer. He’s best known for playing the role of Jamie New in the musical “Everybody’s Talking About Jamie” and for his work in the series “Bad Education.”
Les Dennis is a British comedian, television presenter and actor. He’s notably known for presenting “Family Fortunes” from 1987 to 2002 and for his role in “Coronation Street.”
Nigel Harman is a British actor known for his role as Dennis Rickman in the soap opera “EastEnders”. He has also had significant roles in stage productions, including “Shrek the Musical”.
Nikita Kanda is an English radio presenter and broadcaster. After joining the BBC Asian Network in 2021
Zara McDermott is a British reality television personality who gained prominence after she participated in the 2018 series “Love Island”. She has since been involved in various television projects and has been an advocate against revenge porn.
A Dazzling Dance Ahead
The grand reveal of this year’s ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ line-up has undoubtedly set the stage for an electrifying series. With a mix of familiar faces, unexpected contenders, and a few wild cards, the dance floor promises a symphony of steps, spins, and spectacular performances. The nation is poised for another thrilling ride, and as the sequins settle, one thing is clear: Strictly 2023 is about to offer a dance extravaganza like no other. We can’t wait to see who lifts the glitter ball trophy after what promises to be a fiercely contested and fabulously entertaining season. Get ready, Strictly fans – the dance-off of the decade awaits!
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