Strictly Come Dancing 2012 Christmas special preview and spoilers!

Rachel and Vincent

It's the Strictly Come Dancing 2012 Christmas special tonight, and it's set to be a real cracker!

This year celebrities include football star Fabrice Muamba, actress Sheila Hancock, JLS’s Jonathan “JB” Gill, entertainer Bobby Ball, comedienne Katy Brand and TV presenter Helen Skelton.

They'll be dancing a routine each, which will be marked by the judges and voted on by the studio audience.

JB Gill & Ola Jordan
Jive to Rockin' Robin

Sheila Hancock & Ian Waite
Foxtrot to Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Bobby Ball & Katya Virshilas
American Smooth to White Christmas

Helen Skelton & Artem Chigvintsev
Jive to All I Want For Christmas is You

Fabrice Muamba & Aliona Vilani
Salsa to Christmas Wrapping

Katy Brand & Anton DuBeke
Viennese Waltz to It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

As well as the six new celebrities, this year will see The Strictly Allstars – nine contestants from previous series welcomed back, who will trip the light fantastic in a group routine of their own.

Making up the Allstars, Rachel Stevens, Chelsee Healey, Natasha Kaplinsky, Kelly Brook, Chris Hollins, Tom Chambers and Colin Jackson will all return to the dancefloor to show that they’ve still got what it takes, with a special guest appearance from favourites Ann Widdecombe and Russell Grant.

The Strictly Come Dancing 2012 Christmas special is on Christmas Day, BBC1 at 6.15pm

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