Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2015 celebrity line-up revealed
Six of the most loved Strictly Come Dancing winners and contestants from previous series will return for a festive edition of the nation’s favourite show and add some sparkle to BBC One on Christmas Day.
The celebrity ladies and gentlemen rocking around the Strictly Christmas tree this year will be:
Model and TV Presenter
Winner of Strictly Come Dancing (Series 11)
Contestant in Strictly Come Dancing (Series 12)
Former Royal Marine Medic
Winner of The People's Strictly for Comic Relief 2015
Winner of Strictly Come Dancing (Series 9)
TV and Radio Presenter
Runner up in Strictly Come Dancing (Series 6)
Winner of Strictly Come Dancing (Series 6)
Professional dancers Pasha Kovalev, Brendan Cole and Robin Windsor will partner the ladies while Natalie Lowe, Oti Mabuse and Joanne Clifton will partner the gentlemen.
In this year’s Christmas cracker of a show, all six couples will each perform an enchanting and magical routine themed around a host of family favourites including Alice in Wonderland, Jack Frost and Scrooge, in a bid to be crowned Christmas champions 2015 and lift the famous Silver Star trophy.
Plus a Strictly Christmas wouldn’t be complete without our Judges, Darcey Bussell Sprouts and her three wise men, Len Glitter Goodman, Bruno Tinsel Tonioli and Craig Revel Humbug will be there to bring along some joy and festive cheer and decide who is good and who is bad.
And the icing on top of the Christmas cake will be a spectacular music performance from the legendary Dame Shirley Bassey and Blake.
Following the Grand Final of Strictly Come Dancing 2015, Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman will be back for the annual Christmas Special on BBC One on Christmas Day at 6.15pm, and there will be a very special video message from Sir Bruce Forsyth.
Notes to Editors
The Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2015 pairings will be:
Abbey Clancy & Brendan Cole
Alison Hammond & Robin Windsor
Cassidy Little & Natalie Lowe
Harry Judd & Jo Clifton
Lisa Snowdon & Pasha Kovalev
Tom Chambers & Oti Mabuse
The Judges will score each couple for guidance only and the studio audience will decide which couple will win the Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special 2015 and lift the famous Silver Star trophy.