Strictly Come Dancing 2017 contestants: Final celebrities revealed on Monday

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The final Strictly Come Dancing 2017 contestants will be confirmed Monday night.

The BBC has revealed that the remaining contestants will be unveiled throughout the day on ITV's Good Morning Britain, the BBC Strictly Twitter account and The One Show on BBC One.


"Tomorrow the final five celebrities joining the #Strictly line-up for 2017 will be revealed on @GMB & @bbcstrictly & @BBCTheOneShow 👀✨," the BBC tweeted.

Right now ten of fifteen celebrities the line up have been confirmed. They include The Saturdays' Mollie King, EastEnders actor Davood Ghadami, Host of ITV's This Morning and regular Loose Women panellist Ruth Langsford, Reverend Richard Coles, and soap actress Gemma Atkinson.

Also on the official line up right now are TV chef and presenter Simon Rimmer, Holby City actor Joe McFadden, BBC Radio 4 comic Susan Calman, JLS singer Aston Merrygold and comic Brian Conley.

The full line up of 15 celebs will then start early training for the show's launch.

Although the precise Strictly Come Dancing 2017 start date has not yet been officially confirmed, the BBC has said the pre-recorded opening show will be filmed on Tuesday, 5 September.

This puts the likely launch date on TV as Saturday, September 9 based on past years.

Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman will host an exclusive premiere and star-studded red carpet launch for the 15th series of Strictly Come Dancing and welcome 15 brand new celebrity contestants to the dancefloor.

This is where the journey will begin for the class of 2017 where they'll discover which professional dancer they are to be paired up with for the competition.


They'll then hit the dancefloor for their very first performance as a group.

The live shows will then begin later in the year, typically launching three weeks after the launch.

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