Fifteen famous faces dust off their dancing shoes when Be sure to come dance makes its long-awaited return.
A new cast of celebrities will attempt to dazzle the judges with their moves for the show’s landmark 20th series.
Among this year’s additions is former actor Kym Marsh X factor Star Fleur East and half of Bros, Matt Goss.
You can see the full line-up here.
The 13th person announced to be taking part this season was Hamza Yassin – but who is he and what did he say about joining the cast? Strict 2022?
Most people will know Yassin best from his work country file as guest presenter and cameraman.
He can also be seen on the BBC programme zooand has presented other programs on Scottish wildlife.
Younger viewers will recognize him from the live action show CBeebies let us go for a walk. He will also appear in the upcoming series Ranger Hamza’s Eco Quest.
He is paired with Jowita Przystał.
Speaking of which he hopes Strict will improve his fitness, he said: “My biggest challenge will be my weight and fitness, I’m a big guy and I think I’m strong but think of me as a rhino where I can have a short burst of energy and then I’m done after that.
“So I don’t want to be a rhino, I want to be a dolphin constantly moving through water, which can take hours and hours. I want to be the strongest I’ve ever been in my life. I am a former rugby player. What we do in rugby is very different than what we do on the dance floor, but I expect a lot of that will be broadcast.”
Be sure to come dance continues on Saturday 24 September at 6.45pm on BBC One.
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