Sir Bruce nominates Boris as successor

In a television interview, Sir Bruce Forsyth has suggested London Mayor Boris Johnson could succeed him as a presenter on Strictly Come Dancing.

Wouldn't he do well?

Boris Johnson
Sir Bruce's suggestion for the new host of Strictly Come Dancing Credit: PA Images

Replacing a TV legend is always a tall order, but does the Mayor of London have what it takes?

In an interview for Channel 5 News, Sir Bruce Forsyth, when asked who was going to fill his shoes on Strictly Come Dancing said he'd like to see Boris Johnson have a go.

Sir Bruce said he suspected London's Mayor had a good set of dancing shoes. And he offered to take over the job of running the capital as Mr Johnson's replacement.