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PROFESSIONAL SKATERS FOR DANCING ON ICE 2020 CONFIRMED!

If you thought the Celeb line-up was great, we’ve got another big announcement for you… our professional skaters for 2020!

The professionals skaters will consist of:
-Dancing On Ice OG and series favourite Matt Evers, who won the 2008 series
-Vanessa Bauer, who brings her impressive track record as the winner of series 10 and series 11 runner up
-Three husband and wife skaters, Carlotta Edwards and Alexander Demetriou, series 11 winner Alexandra Schauman and Lukasz Royzcki, and new skaters making their debut this year Brendyn Hatfield and Jessica Hatfield
-Also making his first appearance on Dancing on Ice, Tom Naylor (who is also a doctor and orthopaedic surgeon)
-Series veterans Brianne Delcourt and Mark Hanretty
-Returning for their third consecutive year, Alex Murphy and Hamish Gaman

Over the coming weeks, the professionals will be paired with the celebrity partners and begin training ahead of the first live show in the New Year, alongside Dancing on Ice at Christmas coming this December!

Also returning, Karen Barber as Head Coach with Dan Whiston as Associate Creative Director… we’re so excited for the new series!

Most tweeted about moments of Dancing on Ice 2019

1. Remember when Gemma and Jason clashed heads over low scoring? Of course you do. It was our most tweeted moment of the series. Boring, NEXT!

2. Queen GC took on Queen B and her performance had us all OBSESSED.

3. We all shed a tear when Richard Blackwood unexpectedly left the competition - what an incredible skater he could have been!

4. Saira and Ryan went head to head in Fairytales Week, with Saira waving goodbye to ice!

Presenting... Our Week 2 skating stars!

Brian McFadden and Alex Murphy are all smiles ahead of their first performance

She can talk the talk, but can she walk the walk? Or skate it, even? Saira Khan and Mark Hanretty will reveal all on Sunday night

From the Island to the ice, Wes Nelson and partner Vanessa Bauer are ready to slay Week 2!

PICS: Final rehearsals are underway! Sneak behind the scenes...

Selfie time! The GC and Matt are fully glammed and ready to go

We wonder who this could be...

James and Alexandra never miss a chance to get some practice in

Hands up if you can't wait for the first live show... Our pros rehearse tonight's BIG opener

There's actual fire on the ice! We're quite literally bringing the heat tonight

Smiles for miles! Saara and Hamish are ready for 6pm

Didi's first skate is a real handful

5 reasons you NEED to download the Dancing on Ice app

There are two BIG reasons to be excited this week. First up, because Dancing on Ice is back on our tellies this Sunday, and secondly, because our brand spanking new app has arrived just in time! Hoorah!

Your new all-singing, all-dancing app packs a real punch, bringing you everything from the latest ice breaking news to the best backstage gossip and videos, right in the palm of your hand. But if that wasn’t enough, here are a few more reasons why you really, REALLY need to download it...

1. Recap the rink
Don’t just watch the show on a Sunday night – fill your week with all the cool-as-ice highlights, watching your favourite moments again and again, whilst getting a sneak peek at exclusives of what’s to come ahead of each Sunday's show.