Seann Walsh's fake tan had barely even had time to dry before he got caught in a sleazy encounter with his pro dancer partner, Katya Jones. Just three weeks into the competition, The Sun published photos and video of a drunken Seann and Katya on a night out in London where they stumbled out of a bar and snogged in the street.
What made it even worse was that the kiss happened on his girlfriend actress Rebecca Humphries' birthday, and Katya is married to fellow Strictly pro Neil Jones. Both Seann and Katya tweeted apologies after the story broke, putting it down to a drunken mistake, but Rebecca tweeted her own version of events, which made it clear Seann had not bothered to try to make amends in real life.
The Emmerdale and Hollyoaks soap star caused a stir in the series by starting a relationship with a pro dancer who she wasn't partnered with. Atkinson and Gorka Marquez apparently struck up a relationship in early training, with some speculating that it could distract from their work with show partners Aljaz Skorjanec and Alexandra Burke - although critics needn't have worried, as both couples finished as runners-up behind champion Joe McFadden.
Gemma and Gorka are still together and expecting their first child in the summer of For us it was a Strictly blessing. No one got hurt or trampled on, no one left anybody for anybody else so it was literally a Strictly blessing for me and Gorks. Louise and Jamie Redknapp had always seemed like a rock solid couple, but following her stint in the ballroom they divorced after 19 years of marriage.
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Daisy Lowe fell victim to the Strictly curse in after splitting with boyfriend Bradley 'Frankie' Wade. The couple's short-lived relationship couldn't cope with the strain of her training schedule and they split up during her time on the show.
Shortly afterwards, the pair went public with their relationship posting plenty of loved-up pictures online. However, just before the start of StrictlyGeorgia and Giovanni decided to call it quits.
Their chemistry — especially when lifting the Glitterball trophy as champions — was palpable. Former Hollyoaks actress Ali Bastian and Strictly professional Brian Fortuna began dating when they were partnered together on the show in When the couple were partnered together, Flavia had been dating fellow professional Vincent Simone for 11 years.
However, she soon left him for Matt, who was only 19 years old at the time. It was front news. The funny thing was the story did not start off as true, but the more you read it, the more you started to believe it and actually act on it.
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The story got even more complicated when Flavia left Matt in for her new celebrity partner, Jimi Mistry…. Weeks after announcing that she had broken up with Matt Di Angelo, Flavia Cacace revealed that she was dating former Coronation Street actor and new celebrity dance partner Jimi Mistry in The pair's romance has been one of Strictly's more enduring love stories, and they wed in December Only a week into his training on the show inhe split up with his girlfriend of five years Jo Emma Larvin.
The pair were together for an impressive four years, but broke up in after Kristina revealed that the couple wanted different things. And I won't live a lie, because life is too short.
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Ben Cohen and Kristina Rihanoff caused more than a bit of commotion when they competed together on Strictly Come Dancing. I'm just trying to recover from what has been the most horrific time of my life.
Neither Natasha Kaplinsky nor Brendan Cole has ever confirmed that anything more than dancing happened between them when they were partnered during the first series of Strictly Come Dancing. They might have won the show, but they were also plagued with romance rumours. The Countdown presenter is still adamant that nothing romantic happened between her and her dance partner while they were competing on Strictly Come Dancing. When they were partnered in the series of the show, Rachel was married to husband Jamie Gilbert.
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She announced that her month marriage — and nine-year relationship — was over soon after the series ended and confirmed that she and Pasha Kovalev were an item. They're still together and married in Las Vegas in Former BBC Breakfast host Susanna Reid was partnered with Kevin Clifton on the series inand although nothing happened between the pair, she still succumbed to the curse of Strictly. After being in a relationship with Dominic Cotton for 15 years, Reid announced that the couple had split up shortly after Strictly Come Dancing had ended.
However, the pair separated towards the end of the series in The Call the Midwife actress revealed that she was splitting up with her husband of three years, Oliver Boot, as she was heading into Strictly Come Dancing in Tom Hereward in the BBC drama.
The pair welcomed their first child, daughter Wren Ivy in Three months after lifting the trophy, Stacey Dooley split with her personal trainer boyfriend of three years, Sam Tucknott. They're flexible so you can change your package every month.
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