The 2021 series of BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing is fast approaching. There have been exciting changes ahead of the 2021 series! Four new professionals will take to the dance floor!
Exciting Changes Ahead Of The 2021 Series:
Over the last month, we have seen some new and exciting changes be introduced ahead of the return of the BBC’s hit show, Strictly Come Dancing. Janette Manrara is swapping her dancing shoes for her presenting chair. Janette will now co-host It Takes Two along with Rylan, after the departure of Ian Waite and Zoe Ball. Following this, came the announcement of the judges for 2021. We will see the return of Head Judge Shirley Ballas, Craig Revel Horwood and Motsi Mabuse. However, Bruno Tonioli will not be appearing on your screens every Saturday night. Anton Du Beke will be taking over his role on the judging panel for 2021.
The Strictly Professionals:
The professional dancers, were confirmed back in March; earlier this year. The male professional dancers returning include: Aljaz, Gorka, Graziano, Johannes, Neil and Giovanni. The female professional dancers returning include: Dianne, Oti, Katya, Luba, Nadiya, Amy, Karen and Nancy.
Four brand new professional dancers will also be joining the line up. So who are these four dancers?
The Four New Professional Dancers:
The first is Cameron Lombard. Cameron is South African Latin Champion and holds 18 South African titles!
Next to join is Kai Widdrington. Kai is Junior World Latin American Champion and has been seen previously in various strictly professional group numbers.
Also joining the female line up of professional dancers will be Jowita Przystal . Jowita won the greatest dancer in 2020 with her partner Michael, who were known in the competition for their Latin and ballroom partnership.
In addition to the other male professionals, Nikita Kuzmin will be joining the team. Nikita has previously been a professional on the German version of the show, Let’s Dance Germany.
This series looks like it’s going to be strictly spectacular! We can’t wait, can you?!