Harry Redknapp, 72, was a hit on the ITV series I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! but the former professional footballer has since revealed why he chose the jungle over taking part in the BBC series of Strictly Come Dancing. The football manager has admitted his son Jamie Redknapp, 45, was the reason behind his decision to skip the dance floor. In an interview with MailOnline, Harry said: “I told Jamie I was thinking of doing [Strictly] and I don't think he was pleased about it. “And so I was offered the jungle at the same time and chose to do that.” The former West Ham manager also divulged he did not tell Jamie about his plans to head Down Under to the Australian jungle and “kept quiet.” He said: “But I didn't tell him about that one, I just went for it because I didn't think he'd be best pleased with that either. I kept it quiet. “I thought he might get the hump otherwise.” After winning the show, Harry revealed the … [Read more...] about Harry Redknapp: ‘I kept it quiet’ I’m a Celebrity star drops Strictly Come Dancing news
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He's won an army of fans on Strictly Come Dancing, and now AJ Pritchard has revealed that he's taking to the stage for a new tour with the show professionals. AJ, who is currently dancing across the UK on the Strictly live tour, is looking forward to his own tour Get On The Floor which kicks off in March. And then he'll take to the road for the first ever show starring only the professionals. Strictly Come Dancing - The Professionals is coming to the Lowry Theatre in Salford on Friday May 3 and Saturday May 4. The show, featuring AJ and nine other professional dancers from the TV series, will give fans chance to experience even more of the much-loved show which ended in December with Stacey Dooley and Kevin Clifton lifting the glitterball. "It will be exciting to showcase the professional dancers and fans of the show will love it," AJ told the Manchester Evening News. "It's a brand new show and it's without limitations." The 35 date tour kicks off at the Lowry and will then dance … [Read more...] about Dancer AJ Pritchard announces ‘exciting’ Strictly Come Dancing news
AFTER another memorable series, Strictly Come Dancing comes to an end tonight with tonight's spectacular final. But who will walk away with the Glitterball - Ashley Roberts, Joe Sugg, Faye Tozer or Stacey Dooley? What time is the Strictly final tonight? The 16th series of Strictly Come Dancing ends tonight - with the grand final starting at 6.30pm on BBC One. It airs at the same time as Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back on ITV and 2012 on Channel 4. The winner will be announced just before 9pm - with Michael McIntyre's Big Show following immediately after on BBC One. Shirley Ballas, Bruno Tonioli, Craig Revel Horwood and Darcey Bussel will make up the judging panel as usual for the final show. If you miss the final, fear not! You can catch up on BBC iPlayer after the live show. Tonight's final will see the following celebrities and their dance partners go head-to-head one last time: Which celebrities are in the Strictly Come Dancing 2018 line-up? The contestants for Strictly 2018 … [Read more...] about What time is Strictly Come Dancing tonight and who is in the 2018 final?
STRICTLY Come Dancing will be back for a live tour in the new year. Here's what you need to know about which cities they'll be fox-trotting into - and the details you need to avoid the cha-cha-challenge of buying tickets. What are the tickets and prices for the Strictly Come Dancing 2019 live tour? Strictly Come Dancing will pack up the ballroom and head on the road for another live UK Arena Tour in 2019. The 29 date tour waltzes off in Birmingham before doing the tango around Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool, and Glasgow, with the last dance in London. Prices vary among venues but start at around £40 to over £50. Tickets went on general sale from 8am on Friday, September 21, through AXS and Ticketmaster. What are the dates and venues for the Strictly Come Dancing 2018 live tour? 18 – 21 January 2019 – Arena Birmingham, Birmingham 24 – 25 January 2019 – First Direct Arena, Leeds 26 – 27 January 2019 – … [Read more...] about When does the Strictly Come Dancing 2019 live tour begin? Dates, venues, tickets and prices
After three months of sequins, feathers and foxtrots , the Strictly Come Dancing final will see the four remaining contestants battle it out for victory tonight. Faye Tozer, Joe Sugg, Stacey Dooley and Ashley Roberts have all made it through to the last round, but it will be down to the votes to decide who lifts the Glitterball Trophy. The vote is decided by both the judges and the public; the judges will score them anything from a 1 to a 10 and the public will vote for their favourite before the results are revealed on Sunday night. But how are the judges scores combined with the public vote, and can you vote via an app? We have all the details. How does voting work? If like us you've always wondered how the judges scores and public votes are combined then we have all the information here. Each of the four judges score the contestant a score out of 10 for their dance leading to a total score out of 40. The couple who score the highest are allocated a number according to the number of … [Read more...] about How to cast your vote on Strictly Come Dancing for your favourite celebrity