Strictly Come Dancing 2017 celebrities: Celebrity and pro couples revealed!

Strictly 2017 celebrities and pro dancers paired up

Here are the Strictly Come Dancing 2017 pairings as it’s revealed who are the celebrity and pro couples.

This year we’ve fifteen celebrity contestants and seventeen pro dancers.

Joanne Clifton, Oksana Platero and Natalie Lowe have all left the pro line up this year.

New faces in their place are all Champions from the Ballroom and Latin world; Dianne Buswell from Australia, Nadiya Bychkova from Ukraine and Amy Dowden from Wales.

They’ve all got celeb partners this year but returning pros Neil Jones and Chloe Hewitt won’t be paired up this series, instead only appearing in the pro routines and acting as standbys in case of any injuries.

strictly come dancing 2017 celebrities group

The rest of the pros have been partnered with a celebrity and the couples were revealed in last week’s launch show.

So if you don’t want to know who’s paired with who on Strictly this year, look away NOW!

Still reading? Then here are all of the Strictly couples for 2017!

Strictly Come Dancing 2017 pairings

Mollie King & AJ Pritchard

Susan Calman & Kevin Clifton

Alexandra Burke & Gorka Marquez

Charlotte Hawkins & Brendan Cole

Ruth Langsford & Anton Du Beke

Simon Rimmer & Karen Clifton

Chizzy Akudolu & Pasha Kovalev

Debbie McGee, & Giovanni Pernice

Gemma Atkinson & Aljaž Škorjanec

Aston Merrygold & Janette Manrara

Reverend Richard Coles & Dianne Buswell

Davood Ghadami & Nadiya Bychkova

Joe McFadden & Katya Jones

Jonnie Peacock & Oti Mabuse

Brian Conley & Amy Dowden

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Strictly Come Dancing aired its red carpet launch tonight on BBC One ahead of the first live show at the end of the month.

The pro and celeb couples will now head into two weeks of intense rehearsals ahead of their debut live routine.

strictly come dancing 2017 celebrities
strictly come dancing 2017 cast

As well as the pairings, this evening’s opener saw a performance from all of the pros plus the celebrities took to the dance floor for the very first time for a mesmerising group performance.

Strictly Come Dancing return to BBC One on Saturday, September 23 at 6:25PM for the opening live show.

There will be no elimination as usual but the marks from the judges will carry over to the next week where the first celeb will be sent home.