Although some reports have claimed Craig, 51, is after 72-year-old Len's job, he's insisted it's not the case – but he does have an ideal candidate in mind. During an appearance on Good Morning Britain, Craig explained: "I don't want the job. I took it on last year when Len was off for a week. But no. I like the role I play thank you very much."
Craig Revel Horwood appeared on GMB to discuss Len Goodman's replacement
He continued: "I don't want the responsibility of all that nastiness at the end. I would like it to go to somebody else. Perhaps somebody unknown."
But Craig's first choice is someone very famous; his close friend and royal the Duchess of Cornwall!
"Actually, my best friend Camilla would be great," he insisted. "She's a fantastic dancer. She moves with such grace and authority."
The Strictly judge can't wait to offer Judge Rinder some "constructive criticism"
The full line-up of this year's celebrities was confirmed this week, and Craig confessed he's already excited about offering criticism to Judge Rinder.
He said: "Oh I'm looking forward to that enormously. If he wants to do well, he's going to need that stamina. If he can take the constructive criticism I will supply him in abundance, then he will come back feeling more special the following week."