STRICTLY Come Dancing returned to a screens tonight as a remaining contestants battled it out in a ballroom.
But who still in a uncover and who’s been given a boot? Find out below…
Which Strictly contestants are still in a competition?
It feels like Strictly 2019 has usually been with us for 5 minutes, though already, fans have had to contend goodbye to some of their favourite celebs.
Here who’s still in a competition:
Former Emmerdale expel member Kelvin Fletcher was a late attainment and took Jamie Laing’s place after he quit.
Of a new challenge, a 35-year-old said: “It’s been a many surreal week of my life. I’m a large fan of Strictly so it’s incredible. I’m so happy that we can be a partial of it.
“But during a same time it’s utterly bittersweet as I’m entrance in on a behind of Jamie’s injury.
“I can’t suppose going by all this fad and afterwards carrying to lift out. My thoughts are with him – he seems like a illusory man and we wish he’s doing OK.”
Former England and Arsenal defender, 34, has finished an considerable transition from women’s football to radio punditry, even handling to stir Graeme Souness on Sky Sports.
Now, it is her spin to face a feedback from a Strictly judges.
Sportswomen have an normal record on Strictly, with Olympic lane and margin competitor Denise Lewis doing a best, entrance second approach behind in 2004.
It was suggested on Julia Hartley-Brewer’s talkRADIO breakfast uncover that Paralympic list tennis actor Will Bayley is fasten Strictly.
Will has an considerable record and is ranked universe array 1 in his field.
He was also jubilant during a 2016 Summer Paralympics Games winning a bullion medal.
Will was innate with arthrogryposis, that affects all 4 of his limbs.
RuPaul’s Drag Race star Michelle pronounced she was “over a moon” as she was suggested on a Lorraine uncover – after The Sun pennyless a story in July.
The former cocktail singer, 50, has turn an LGBT idol after 8 years on a outrageous drag black foe — that has a cult following among millennials.
Countess Weymouth Emma Thynn
Emma is an English chef, indication and philanthropist, who is a code envoy for Fiorucci.
She has also modelled for Dolce and Gabbana.
Born March, 19, 1986 a 33-year-old runs her possess lifestyle website and has an online show, entitled Emma’s Kitchen.
She is married to Cawlin Thynn, a son of Alexander Thynn, 7th Marquess of Bath, and is a contributing editor of British Vogue.
Speaking about fasten Strictly Come Dancing 2019 on Gaby Roslin’s BBC Radio London show, she pronounced she was relieved that a cat was finally out of a bag after months of secrecy.
Karim, 19, is a children’s TV presenter, who began his career as an actor, starring in CBBC’s anticipation array The Sparticle Mystery.
Of fasten a series, he said: “To be offering a possibility to take partial in Strictly is dumbfounding, I’m pinching myself! I’m so vehement to be Strictlified.
“I wish a lot. The skimpiest of clothes, a widest of flares, a brightest of colours and a tallest Cuban heels a man can find!”
BBC Breakfast’s Mike Bushell has assimilated a 2019 Strictly Come Dancing line-up.
The news was reliable on a morning uncover after The Sun formerly suggested that sports presenter Mike, 53, who is scandalous for creation cock-ups live on TV, will be holding part.
Speaking about holding partial he said: “It feels like a uncanny dream. we am drifting a dwindle for father dancers.”
He added: “I will try not to tumble over. we am not underestimating a earthy task.
“I feel contemptible for who we am joined adult with!”
Former Coronation Street singer Catherine, 35, is removing prepared to put on her dancing shoes.
Speaking about fasten a dancing uncover she said: “I am so excited.
“I adore to dance on a night out if we have had a integrate of drinks, though we can’t indeed dance.
“I consider choreography is what we am going to onslaught with. we am terrified.
“When we was during entertainment propagandize we always swerved dance classes since we was so big. It will be like therapy!”
The vlogger follows in a footsteps of associate YouTuber Joe Sugg, who reached a final in 2018 with his now-girlfriend Dianne Buswell.
As of Apr 2019, Saffron has over dual million subscribers to her YouTube channel, with her videos mostly focusing on beauty, fashion, lifestyle and music.
Saffron formerly shaped a girlband called Born2Blush with dual childhood friends, starting their possess YouTube channel in 2014.
They expelled their entrance lane 24seven in Mar 2015 – though they pennyless adult shortly after.
Emma, 42, who is best famous for her purpose as Honey Mitchell in a BBC One soap EastEnders, pronounced she was “over a moon” when she got a call.
The singer said: “I’m a biggest fan. Now I’m meditative have we finished a right thing by observant yes?”
She has theatre experience, carrying played lead purpose Roxie Hart in a low-pitched Chicago in 2009 during her 6 year mangle from a soap.
She returned to EastEnders in 2014.
Chris, 32, is a unchanging on stand-up and row shows and hosts his possess comedy programme.
In 2016 he presented I’m A Celebrity spin off Extra Camp alongside Joe Swash, Vicky Pattison and Stacey Solomon.
He certified he was happy to finally be starring in something his immature son can watch.
Retired goalkeeper David, 48, suggested former Olympic swimmer Mark Foster speedy him to take partial after years of disappearing offers.
The football star played for clubs including Liverpool, West Ham and Man City over a 26 year career.
He was also England’s array one following a retirement of David Seaman, who himself went on to star in Dancing On Ice.
Who’s left Strictly so far?
As smashing as Strictly is, it’s always unhappy when a celeb has to leave a competition.
Here’s who’s been separated so far…
Dev is best famous for presenting on BBC Radio 1 after kicking off his career on children’s TV.
Speaking about his arriving Strictly adventure, Dev certified that he is dynamic to win this year’s array of a show.
He shared: “I only can’t trust I’m doing Strictly, it only doesn’t feel genuine yet!
“It’s going to be so many fun, though only to be clear, I’m not doing this to take part, I’m totally in it to win it!
Unfortunately he danced his final tango on Oct 13, 2019.
Anneka Rice – OUT
Anneka is a TV fable whose former strike show, Challenge Anneka, aired 30 years ago on a BBC.
And while producers had missed out on a event to pointer a 60-year-old in 2018, it was reliable to be a finished understanding on Steve Wright In The Afternoon on BBC Radio 2.
She launched Challenge Anneka in 1989. It ran for 5 years before returning on ITV for 4 specials in 2006 and 2007.
Anneka, who has been in a attribute with author Simon Bell for 14 years, has 3 children from dual prior relationships.
Unfortunately for Anneka was booted off a foe in week three.
James Cracknell – OUT
James is a British athlete, rowing champion and double Olympic bullion medallist and will substantially be a many fiercely rival competitor in a show’s history.
He was allocated OBE for “services to sport” in a 2005 New Year Honours List.
Sadly for a athlete, dancing was not his clever fit and he found himself being a initial star to get a feet from a uncover along with his partner Luba Mushtuk.
Why did Jamie Laing quit Strictly
Jamie Laing had to lift out of Strictly Come Dancing following an injury.
The Made In Chelsea star announced on Thursday, Sep 5 he had harmed his feet and would not be competing in a competition.
His damage was shown on a launch uncover on Sep 7.
Who is hosting Strictly Come Dancing 2019?
The 2019 array sees the lapse of renouned presenting twin Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman.
Also, a dusk uncover It Takes Two will also be back.
In Apr 2019 it was announced that Rylan Clark-Neal would be co-hosting with Zoe Ball.
Zoe took over the Radio 2 Breakfast Show in January, so has a large joining there.
The judging row will continue with Bruno Tonioli, Shirley Ballas, and Craig Revel Horwood.
However in Apr 2019, Darcey Bussell announced that she would be resigning as judge.
She is being transposed by Strictly pro Oti Mabuse’s sister Motsi.