15 December 2018 • 9:24pm Stacey Dooley fourth on judges' leaderboard but wins the public vote Pro partner Kevin Clifton triumphs in his fifth final Faye Tozer and Ashley Roberts tied at top of judges' scoreboard with three perfect 40s Joe Sugg in third and ran Stacey close for glitterball trophy Stacey Dooley lifted the glitterball trophy despite a shaky showdance. Here are all the talking points and social media reaction from the grand final... Stacey Dooley faltered but was a worthy winner Documentary-maker Stacey Dooley went into this final as bookies' favourite and the one to beat - but almost contrived to let the glitterball trophy slip through her fingers. Her Sixties foxtrot and "Paso Dooley" were both solid, scoring a near-perfect 39 points apiece. She never will get that perfect 10 from panto villain judge Craig Revel Horwood. In between, though, came a showdance that was as close to a dance dis-ah-ster as this final got. Packed with … [Read more...] about Strictly Come Dancing 2018 final, live: Stacey Dooley and Kevin Clifton crowned champions despite finishing bottom of judges’ scoreboard
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15 December 2018 • 8:54pm Faye Tozer and Ashley Roberts tied at top of scoreboard with three perfect 40s Joe Sugg in third, Stacey Dooley fourth. But viewer votes will decide winner Talking Strictly: subscribe to The Telegraph’s Strictly podcast with Debbie McGee and friends Ballroom Bulletin: sign up to our Strictly newsletter, your essential weekly companion Auto update On Off 8:54PM Stacey Dooley is Strictly 2018 champion Stacey and her pro partner Kevin Clifton are crowned the 16th Strictly Come Dancing winners. 8:52PM Drum roll. It's results time The couples gather under the dancing spotlight of tension to find out who will be lifting that glitterball trophy. Long dramatic pauses... And the winner is... 8:50PM Eliminated contestants on the Clauditorium Emotional reunion on the balcony. Dr Ranj says he's a good dancer after a few drinks. Charles Venn is sweetly emotional. Lauren … [Read more...] about Strictly Come Dancing 2018 final, live: Stacey Dooley and Kevin Cifton crowned champions despite finishing bottom of judges’ scoreboard
15 December 2018 • 8:39pm Faye Tozer and Ashley Roberts tied at top of scoreboard with three perfect 40s Joe Sugg in third, Stacey Dooley fourth. But viewer votes will decide winner Talking Strictly: subscribe to The Telegraph’s Strictly podcast with Debbie McGee and friends Ballroom Bulletin: sign up to our Strictly newsletter, your essential weekly companion Auto update On Off 8:39PM Voting has now closed Somewhere in the bowels of the BBC, the Strictly winner has been decided. 8:38PM Musical interlude from Mickey Bubbles Musical guest Michael Bublé performs "Such A Night" now. The Canadian crooner is Mr Christmas and this is a suitably swinging big band number for the final. Husband-and-wife pros Alijaz Skorjanec and Janette Manrara provide hot-footed choreographic accompaniment. 8:32PM A record number of perfect 10s There were 39 maximums out of a possible 48 this evening. Blimey. … [Read more...] about Strictly Come Dancing 2018 final, live: Ashley Roberts and Faye Tozer don’t drop a point but who will public pick as winner?
So this is it, the grand final of Strictly Come Dancing 2018 with four celebrities going for the glitterball. This week, Ashley Roberts, Faye Tozer, Joe Sugg and Stacey Dooley will be hoping to lift the famous trophy and take over the title from Joe McFadden and Katya Jones. The last week, with the exception of the showdance, is reserved for routines we’ve previously seen. Each celebrity performs three routines, although it used to be that one couple went before the third dances. Week 13 is a relatively new development – it has only been around since series 11 (2013). But it’s been home to some showstoppers. Here are five of the best… Series 11 (2013): Sophie Ellis-Bextor and Brendan Cole – American Smooth The judges chose to revisit Musicals Week for singer Ellis-Bextor and her partner Cole. An elegant routine to The Sound Of Music’s Favourite Things, the dance was everything to love about the American Smooth and scored a respectable … [Read more...] about Five Strictly Come Dancing week 13 dances we loved
Member Center:Create Account|Log InManage Account|Log Out Home News Decision 2018 Podcasts Newsletter TV Radio Weather About LIFESTYLE TV11 TV8 Local 2 GNN i94-FM Isla63-AM Entertainment Money Home/Family Health Food Pets Tech Travel Beauty & Style Auto VideoBytes Press Releases Press Releases SKIP dancers take top prizes at Showstoppers event Posted: Jul 09, 2018 3:48 PM Monday, July 9, 2018 3:48 PM EDTUpdated: Monday, July 9, 2018 1:48 AM EDT Great job to Guam's SKIP dancers who earned the titles for Junior National Champions and Teen National Champions during the largest national dance finals, Showstoppers, in Myrtle Beach. They performed among 2,200 other acts, so way to represent the island! They now head to Anaheim, California to begin the ShowBiz Nationals on Tuesday. NEWS HEADLINESMore>>Speaker prepares twin bills to cover government shortfallSpeaker prepares twin bills to cover government shortfallLast week senators repealed a 2% sales … [Read more...] about SKIP dancers take top prizes at Showstoppers event