Strictly unveils three new pro dancers

Three new professional dancers have been revealed to join the line-up of Strictly come Dancing when it returns to BBC One next autumn.

Wear sequins for the flagship Saturday night show will be Graziano First, Johannes Radebe and Luba Mushtuk.

First comes from Sicily, Radebe, south african, and Mushtuk is Russian.

Their arrival comes after the departure of Brendan Cole at the beginning of this year, while Chloe Hewitt has left.

The three newcomers, it also means the new series will boast its highest share of the professional dancers of today, bringing the number to 18.
“The greatest show”

First, an Italian Latin champion, has said that his new job was Strictly a “dream”.

“I can’t wait to give all of myself on the dance floor,” he added.

Echoing his sentiments, Latin dance champion Radebe has said that his new role was “one of the biggest successes of my career as a dancer”.

He also said that it was “an honor to be chosen to be a part of an incredible cast”.

And, last but not least, four-time Italian dance, winner of the championship Mushtuk thrilled that she was eager to begin and become part of the “greatest show on earth”.

He wrote on twitter that it was a “priceless” had “dreamt”.

18-strong dance team will be completed by the well-known faces including Kevin Clifton, Karen Clifton, Anton Du Beke, Oti Mabuse and Pasha Kovalev.

In announcing the new members of the team, executive producer Louise Rainbow has thanked the contribution of Cole and Hewitt had made the top-rating show.

“A huge thanks goes to Brendan from all of us for 15 incredible series of Strictly,” said Rainbow.

“We wish him all the best with his future projects. We would also like to thank Chloe and her desire.”

Cole, one of Strictly’s original dancers, and was dropped in the month of January. He said that the “editorial decision” has left “in a state of shock.”

He had run on a plan Closely for 15 series, since it began in 2004, and now only the original, the professional dancer is Du Beke.

Hewitt, who had never been given a celebrity main partner of the exhibition, was united Closely in 2016. He took part in the group of numbers to the season as Strictly special.

The celebrity competitors will be announced at the end of this year.

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