• Susannah Constantine in tears following Strictly – but it's not why you may think

    Susannah Constantine hit the dance floor for the very first time on Saturday night as the new series of Strictly Come Dancing kicked off. And while her comical performance with dance partner Anton du Beke had the audience in stitches, it wasn't rated highly among the judges, resulting in the couple being ranked in bottom place of the leaderboard. Although Susannah was understandably disappointed, something far more upsetting happened the following morning, which had the mother-of-three in tears. Taking to Instagram, Susannah posted an emotional video which saw her crying as she revealed that her son Joe had gone

  • Aljaz Skorjanec's sweet message to Kate Silverton after their Strictly kiss

    Strictly dancer Aljaz Skorjanec has praised partner Kate Silverton after the pair ended their first dance with an unexpected kiss on the lips on Saturday's live episode. Kate and Aljaz performed to Tom Jones' Kiss before dramatically kissing each other for a surprising end! Kate's husband Mike Heron was in the audience cheering his wife on and Claudia Winkleman joked: “Your husband coped with you kissing him!” after judge Bruno Tonioli excitedly shouted: "You don't get that on the new at lunchtime - you can be such a saucy minx!" Aljaz has since tweeted Kate to tell her: "Well!!!

  • Brendan Cole gives Strictly verdict: Katie's nerves, Sean's hair and 'amazing' Kate Silverton

    Hi everyone, I hope you all enjoyed watching the opening series of Strictly as much as me! After just two weeks of rehearsals, I think everyone did very well, and there were a few celebrities that surprised me with their moves! I thought there was some really nice dancing, and I think it's safe to say we are in for a very interesting series. Who was your favourite? Comment down below. And I must say, what a beautiful opening by all the pros too. I really liked watching it. What I love about Strictly is the dancers who surprise you

  • Bodyguard's Keeley Hawes set to join Strictly?

    Keeley Hawes shocked fans of hit new TV show Bodyguard when she dramatically died in the third episode, but she's now revealed that she'd love to reunite with co-star Richard Madden on Strictly Come Dancing! The confession from the 42-year-old actress came after film critic Peter Bradshaw tweeted: "Can we get Keeley Hawes and Richard Madden to do the tango for the Christmas? #Strictly." Keeley then retweeted the post along with the teasing comment: "I don't see why not," before Claudia Winkleman showed her excitement by replying with: "Excellent idea." After sharing some steamy moments together in their scenes