Rochelle Humes among celebrities confirmed for Strictly Christmas special

Published Tuesday, Nov 26 2013, 08:23 GMT  |  By  |  Add comment
Rochelle Humes is taking part in the Christmas special edition of Strictly Come Dancing, it has been confirmed.

The Saturdays star is among the six celebrities who will be braving the dancefloor on the festive version of the BBC1 talent show.

Rochelle Humes at the Pride of Britain Awards - London, 7 October 2013

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Rochelle Humes

Fellow singer Matt Goss of 80s Bros fame, DJ Sara Cox, comedian Rufus Hound and EastEnders actor Ricky Norwood will also be learning to dance for our entertainment.

Sara Cox at the ITV studios, London, 11.09.12


Sara Cox

Ricky Norwood attends The British Soap Awards 2013 held at Media City

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EastEnders actor Ricky Norwood

Veteran singer and stage performer Elaine Paige is the final celebrity taking part.

The partnerships for the Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special are:

Rochelle Humes and Ian Waite
Sara Cox and Robin Windsor
Elaine Paige and Pasha Kovalev
Matt Goss and Aliona Vilani
Ricky Norwood and Janette Manrara
Rufus Hound and Flavia Cacace

Sir Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly
Strictly Come Dancing 2012 launch - Arrivals
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The show will be hosted by Tess Daly and Sir Bruce Forsyth, and will feature regular judges Len Goodman, Darcey Bussell, Bruno Tonioli and Craig Revel Horwood.

It will open with a special Winter Wonderland-themed routine filmed at LaplandUK... We're feeling festive just thinking about it!

The Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special will air on Christmas Day on BBC1.

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