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Strictly Come Dancing 2021 LIVE: Greg Wise paired with Karen Hauer as Katie McGlynn dances with Gorka in launch show

LET'S DANCE!

STRICTLY Come Dancing's Greg Wise was paired with Karen Hauer as the new celebrity contestants and their professional partners were revealed during a glittering launch show.

The 15 celebrities, who include Olympian Adam Peaty, rugby star Ugo Monye and TV presenter Judi Love, made their debut on the dancefloor during a group number in tonight's launch show.

Greg, who is married to screen legend Emma Thompson, had fans in hysterics with his Reggae-robot dance during the evening.

Also competing will be EastEnders actress Nina Wadia, TV presenter AJ Odudu, Dragons' Den investor Sara Davies, McFly star Tom Fletcher, Coronation Street actress Katie McGlynn, TV presenter Tilly Ramsay, comedian Robert Webb, CBBC host Rhys Stephenson and actor Greg Wise.

EastEnders actress Rose Ayling-Ellis is also be the first deaf contestant to appear in the series.

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