Neil Jones gives update on future of Strictly amid coronavirus worries - EpicNews

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Neil Jones has given followers an update on the future of Strictly Come Dancing following the cancellation of many occasions amid the coronavirus pandemic. The skilled dancer amused himself throughout self-isolation by participating in a Q&A session with followers on his Instagram Stories on Thursday. When requested by one what the “best thing about Strictly” is, Neil confirmed the 2020 sequence remains to be on observe to air later this yr. He mentioned: “It’s coming together nicely and currently it will be going ahead but I will be listening to Gov advice.”

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Neil has been confirmed as one of this yr’s skilled dancers to return to the sequence when it airs in September. Although we nonetheless have just a few months to attend to search out out the celeb contestants, and who will probably be partnered with who, the BBC revealed that professional favourites together with AJ Pritchard, Aljaž Škorjanec, Amy Dowden, Anton Du Beke, Dianne Buswell, Giovanni Pernice, Gorka Marquez, Graziano Di Prima, Janette Manrara, Johannes Radebe, Karen Hauer, Katya Jones, Luba Mushtuk, Nadiya Bychkova, Nancy Xu and Oti Mabuse will all be again for the a lot anticipated new present.

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Neil Jones confirmed Strictly is to date going forward as deliberate

Speaking concerning the upcoming sequence earlier than the coronavirus reached pandemic degree, government producer Sarah James mentioned: “It’s wonderful to welcome back so many talented individuals within this year’s line-up of Strictly Come Dancing professional dancers. They are each at the top of their game and as a cast are simply incredible. We can’t wait to see what magic they will bring to the ballroom this year. Strictly 2020 promises to be an unforgettable series, with more exceptional choreography and world-class dancing.”

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Kevin Clifton gained the sequence with Stacey Dooley in 2018

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Fan favorite Kevin Clifton revealed in March that he will not be returning after seven years as a professional dancer on the present. Kevin defined his causes for leaving Strictly in a brand new episode of his well-liked podcast, The Kevin Clifton Show, earlier this week. The 37-year-old mentioned that what lastly sealed his determination was the chance to star in a stage adaptation of the Australian dance movie Strictly Ballroom.

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