Strictly Come Dancing returns for another year. The 2022 series has been confirmed to launch on September 7 and will see a whole new host of celebrity contestants putting on their dancing shoes as they battle to take home the famous Strictly Glitterball.The show's bosses revealed the exciting news, saying: "Dust off your dancing shoes, Strictly Come Dancing is back!"The stunning 20th series returns, bringing glamour and show-stopping dancing back to Saturday nights on BBC One – and we're extremely excited to be able to welcome an audience back to the studio for this year's shows."Hosted by the very talented and glamorous Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman, the show will once again come live from Elstree Film and Television Studios."As the 20th series approaches, fans have been guessing who the new contestants could be, and now they've finally all been revealed.
Here's everything you need to know about the stars taking part in this year's Strictly Come Dancing.A total of 15 celebrity contestants will be taking part in the 2022 series of Strictly Come Dancing.The star-studded Strictly lineup includes Will Mellor, Kym Marsh, Richie Anderson, Kaye Adams, Jayde Adams, Ellie Simmonds, Tyler West, Matt Goss, Ellie Taylor, Mollie Rainford, Tony Adams, Fleur East and Hamza Yassin.Here's who all of the contestants are and where you might know them from.
Will Mellor was the first celebrity contestant announced for Strictly Come Dancing 2022.Mellor is an actor and singer who is best known for his role as Jambo Bolton in Hollyoaks.His other notable roles include Gaz Wilkinson in Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps, DC Spike Tanner in No Offence and Steve Connolly in Broadchurch.Read more on dailystar.co.uk