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31 October 2018, 16:41
The Strictly Come Dancing star Kevin Clifton has a famous sister, what do we know about her and why did she leave Strictly Come Dancing?
Joanne Clifton was famously paired with Ore Oduba on Strictly Come Dancing back in 2016 where they famously dated their way to victory.
However, many have been left wondering what she has been ding since she left Strictly Come Dancing.
Here's everything you need to know about the sister of Kevin Clifton, who split from wife Karen Clifton last year.
Believe it or not, there is just one year between Kevin and Joanna, with Kevin being the oldest out of the two siblings.Joanne Clifton was born on 24 October 1983, making her 35 years old, whilst Kevin was born on 13 October 1982, making him 36.
Following her win with Ore Oduba in 2016, Joanne decided not to return to the ballroom, with the BBC confirming that she had decided to focus on her musical theatre career.
Joanne’s profile can be found under the username @realjoanneclifton, and she can regularly be seen posting snaps from behind the scenes of It Takes Two – where she still makes guest appearances, and keeps her 94,000 followers up to day with her theatre work.
In addition to numerous guest appearances on It Takes Two, Joanne has a busy theatre career and will star in The Rocky Horror Show stage production in across the UK.