PASHA Kovalev is one of Strictly's most popular professional dancers. For the 2018 series, he was paired with Ashley Roberts - the former Pussycat Dolls singer. Who is Pasha Kovalev, how old is he and what is his background? Pasha Kovalev is a 38-year-old professional dancer known for his work on Strictly Come Dancing. Born in Siberia, Pasha began dancing at the age of eight and competed in the US series So You Think You Can Danc. Pasha moved to the UK in 2011 to take part in his first series of Strictly Come Dancing, where he competed with Chelsee Healey. In series eleven, Pasha competed with Countdown queen Rachel Riley - and shortly after the show Riley split from her husband. A few months later, Rachel and Pasha announced they'd started a relationship and remain together to this day. In 2016 Pasha was been paired with BBC Breakfast presenter Naga Munchetty and they left in week four. Despite only having been a part of the show for six years, Pasha has been a hit with both the … [Read more...] about Who is Pasha Kovalev? Strictly 2018 professional and Rachel Riley’s boyfriend
AJ Pritchard caused a storm on the dance floor on Strictly Come Dancing 2017, reaching the semi-finals with Mollie King. Now he's back with Lauren Steadman - but just who is the baby-faced dancer? Here's everything we know... Who is AJ Pritchard? AJ, 24, was born Alex Joseph Pritchard in Stoke-on-Trent on November 5, 1994. He started dancing at a young age, learning his craft at his mum and dad Adrian and Debi’s dance school, Pritchard’s Dance and Fitness Academy in Cheshire. He began to dance professionally from the age of 12. His parents chose a partner for him from their dance school and that was Chloe Hewitt. The pair of them went on to represent England in competitions around the world. In 2013, AJ and Chloe appeared on the seventh series of ITV talent show Britain’s Got Talent and wowed the judges and audience alike with their audition. They made it as far as the fourth semi-final but were eliminated. In 2015, they won the British Open Youth Latin … [Read more...] about Who is AJ Pritchard? Strictly pro dancer paired with Lauren Steadman and Celebrity MasterChef 2018 contesant
DIANNE Buswell was wowing fans on the 2017 series of Strictly Come Dancing before her and partner Richard Coles were sent home in Movie Week. Dianne's partnered with Youtuber Joe Sugg this series - here's what we know about the redhead pro... Who is Dianne Buswell? Dianne Buswell is a 29-year-old professional dancer from Australia. The Banbury native started ballroom dancing at the young age of 4. The redhead has had an extensive career but described joining Strictly Come Dancing as a "challenge". Dianne said: “What an honour it is to be a part of Strictly Come Dancing. Words can’t describe how excited I am to take on this amazing challenge and give it my everything". Dianne is paired with Joe Sugg, a famous YouTuber with millions of followers. The dancer was in a relationship with Emmerdale actor Anthony Quinlan, however, The Sun exclusively revealed that she called things off after getting close with her dance partner Joe Sugg. A Strictly source said: … [Read more...] about Who is Dianne Buswell? Strictly 2018 professional paired with YouTube star Joe Sugg
AFTER another memorable series, Strictly Come Dancing comes to an end tonight with tonight's spectacular final. But who will walk away with the Glitterball - Ashley Roberts, Joe Sugg, Faye Tozer or Stacey Dooley? What time is the Strictly final tonight? The 16th series of Strictly Come Dancing ends tonight - with the grand final starting at 6.30pm on BBC One. It airs at the same time as Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back on ITV and 2012 on Channel 4. The winner will be announced just before 9pm - with Michael McIntyre's Big Show following immediately after on BBC One. Shirley Ballas, Bruno Tonioli, Craig Revel Horwood and Darcey Bussel will make up the judging panel as usual for the final show. If you miss the final, fear not! You can catch up on BBC iPlayer after the live show. Tonight's final will see the following celebrities and their dance partners go head-to-head one last time: Which celebrities were in the Strictly 2018 line-up? The contestants for Strictly 2018 were … [Read more...] about What time is Strictly Come Dancing tonight and who is in the 2018 final?
The Kardashian-Jenners have yet another wild year.Looking back at the famous family's biggest moments in 2018 demonstrates how long this year has felt: Can you believe that the latest additions to the clan -- Kim's daughter, Chicago; Kylie's daughter, Stormi; and Khloe's daughter, True -- were all born this year? To us, it feels as though we've been seeing adorable photos of the cousins in our Instagram feeds for years now.Of course, the "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" stars were doing more than just welcoming babies into the world this year. There were a slew of other highlights and lowlights for the family in 2018: Remember when Kim and Kanye both separately met with President Trump? Or when Tristan Thompson was caught cheating days before Khloe gave birth? How about when Kendall Jenner was caught allegedly making out with Gigi and Bella Hadid's brother, Anwar?Take a look back at the biggest, most notable and controversial Kardashian-Jenner moments of the year below.Kardashian baby … [Read more...] about Looking back at the Kardashians’ wild 2018: Babies, feuds, cheating scandals and more