Strictly Come Dancing tour 2019: Full line-up of celebrities and dancers confirmed

6 December 2018, 11:43

Strictly Come Dancing Live kicks off in January 2019
Strictly Come Dancing Live kicks off in January 2019. Picture: BBC

Strictly Come Dancing Live is kicking off in January 2019, and the full line up of celebrities have now been confirmed.

Strictly Come Dancing Live 2019 will be heading to UK arenas from 18th January - 10th February next year.

And it has now been confirmed which stars from this year's competition will be waltzing their way across the country.

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The celebrities and dancers will also be joining tour host, Ore Oduba and the Live Tour judging panel of Craig Revel Horwood, Dame Darcey Bussell, Shirley Ballas and Bruno Tonioli.

From Stacey Dooley to Joe Sugg, this is the full line up of famous faces and their professional dance partners.

Stacey Dooley & Aljaž Skorjanec

Stacey is a hot favourite to win this year's competition, but will be dancing without partner Kevin Clifton for the tour, due to his other work commitments.

Stacey said: "I will miss Kev, but I am looking forward to putting Aljaž through his paces."I'm loving this experience so much. I know people always say that, but it's so true. To be able to go on tour and perform for the fans all over the UK is such an honour. I'm so excited!"

Ashley Roberts & Pasha Kovalev

Ashley Roberts is best known for being a member of one of the biggest girl groups in the world – The Pussycat Dolls.

Ashley said: “The costumes, the crowds and the cha-cha-cha! I’m having the time of my life on Strictly and can’t wait to get my dance shoes back on for the tour. I couldn’t think of a better way to start the New Year.”

Dr Ranj Singh & Janette Manrara

Dr Ranj impressed fans with his dancing skills, and will be hoping to be crowned winner during the live tour.

Lauren Steadman & AJ Pritchard

World Champion and triple Paralympian Lauren Steadman has been wowing TV audiences with her determination to push herself in her spectacular dance routines.

Lauren said: “This whole experience has been life changing and I’m beyond excited to now dance in some of the country’s biggest arenas and meet all the fans who have supported us.”

Faye Tozer & Giovanni Pernice

Steps star Faye annoucned: “I’m living the Strictly dream! I love going on tour, so to be asked to join the Strictly Live Tour is such an honour and I cannot wait to meet all the fans.”

Joe Sugg & Dianne Buswell

Joe Sugg is also a hot favourite to win this year's Strictly, and will be a fan favourite to watch dance as part of the live tour.

Graeme Swann & Karen Clifton

Graeme Swann truly discovered his dancing spirit during his time on the show.

Graeme said: “Quick stepping on the cricket pitch is nothing like on a dance floor that’s for sure! I’m thrilled to be joined by the incredible Karen Clifton on the Strictly tour and can’t wait to get on the road and make Oti proud.”