Each year, Be sure to come dance Fans will encounter a whole new slate of contestants, but they’re also excited for the return of their favorite professional dancers.
While the pros have strong fan bases themselves, we only see a fraction of the work that stars from Gorka Marquez to Oti Mabuse put in on the show.
Behind the scenes, they participate with their partners in a grueling training schedule that can last up to 14 hours a day, and also choreograph the routines themselves.
While the BBC has never confirmed each professional dancer’s salary, it has been widely reported that each is paid a flat fee of between £35,000 and £50,000 to perform on the show.
However, each dancer is given multiple opportunities to top this up Strictly Come Dancing: The Pros tour and in stage shows, musicals and theater productions.
Many of the pros take part in P&O cruises which can reportedly make up to £90,000 in just 12 weeks.
Check out the full list Strict Participants here and look back at the most memorable moments in the show’s history here.
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