Press Centre

Alex Beresford is Dancing On Ice's eighth celebrity skater

Published: Fri 03 Nov 2017

Alex Beresford is Dancing On Ice's eighth celebrity skater 
 
Alex Beresford has today been confirmed as the eighth celebrity to compete in Dancing on Ice 2018. 
 
The news was confirmed during after Alex presented a weather segment from the Natural History Museum on Good Morning Britain.
 
Alex will meet his professional skating partner today before embarking on training ahead of the new series, which returns to ITV in the New Year. 
 
The 12 celebrities will be skating to impress the ice panel, consisting of skating legends Torvill and Dean, show favourite Jason Gardiner and one remaining judge, as well as the viewers at home. 
 
Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby return to host the show. 
 
Alex joins previously confirmed celebrities Brooke Vincent, Cheryl Baker, Kem Cetinay, Candice Brown, Max Evans, Jake Quickenden and Monty Panesar. 
 
Alex said "I literally started training on Tuesday so I'm at the beginning of my journey. I'm actually finding out who my partner is after this show so I'm really excited. I've wanted to do this show for ages. It's been the biggest secret I've ever kept."