Strictly Come Dancing New Line Up Announced

That’s right, it’s that time of year again, soon we’ll have celebrities cha cha cha-ing and tango-ing their way into our living rooms every weekend. The 14 celebrities for this year’s competition have now been confirmed and are from all walks of showbiz. From Olympians; … read more

That’s right, it’s that time of year again, soon we’ll have celebrities cha cha cha-ing and tango-ing their way into our living rooms every weekend.

The 14 celebrities for this year’s competition have now been confirmed and are from all walks of showbiz. From Olympians; Louis Smith and Victoria Pendleton to popstars; Kimberley Walsh and Nicky Byrne there are a wide selection of stars lining up to give us a twirl across the dance-floor this Autumn.

This is the 10th series of Strictly and on Saturday 15th September, the celebrities will find out which professional dancer they have been paired up with.

Here’s the full list of celebrities:

  1. Colin Salmon – actor
  2. Dani Harmer – actress
  3. Denise Van Outen – TV presenter, singer and actress
  4. Fern Britton – TV presenter
  5. Jerry Hall – actress and model
  6. Johnny Ball – TV presenter
  7. Kimberley Walsh – Girls Aloud member
  8. Lisa Riley – actress
  9. Louis Smith – gymnast
  10. Michael Vaughan – retired cricketer
  11. Nicky Byrne – Westlife member
  12. Richard Arnold – TV presenter
  13. Sid Owen – actor
  14. Victoria Pendleton – cyclist

Eastenders Sid Owen rumoured to be entering the Big Brother house

There’s just three days to go until Big Brother returns to our TV screens, and here at Gala we’re struggling to contain our excitement! Channel 5’s re-launch of the hit reality show kicks off with a celebrity version on Thursday the 18th of August, and there’s one question on everyone’s lips – who’s going in […]

There’s just three days to go until Big Brother returns to our TV screens, and here at Gala we’re struggling to contain our excitement!

Channel 5’s re-launch of the hit reality show kicks off with a celebrity version on Thursday the 18th of August, and there’s one question on everyone’s lips – who’s going in that house?

The latest star rumoured to be joining the gang of famous housemates is none other than Eastenders favourite Sid Owen, who plays Ricky Butcher in the soap.

Sid – who came third in I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! in 2005 – made the decision to go into the house at the last minute, according to the Daily Star.

If gossip is to be believed, he could be joining the likes of Kerry Katona, Pamela Anderson and TOWIE’s Amy Childs – lucky Sid!

However, X-factor duo Jedward are also said to be confirmed for the show, and we reckon the pair – who are known for their crazy antics – may have Sid wishing he were back in the jungle eating bugs!

The celebrity version will be followed by a full-length Big Brother show featuring the latest crop of housemates hoping to follow in the footsteps of reality stars such as Brian Dowling, Jade Goody and Chantelle Houghton. Bring. It. On.

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