Strictly Come Dancing 2019 trailer revealed as live shows start date is confirmed

Strictly Come Dancing live shows air date and trailer revealed

Here’s a new trailer for Strictly Come Dancing 2019 ahead of live shows starting.


The new series started last weekend on BBC One and a now first teaser featuring the celebrity couples has been unveiled.

The 30 second clip sees the celebs and their pros together fresh from the launch episode.

They’re currently in training for the first live show, which will air on BBC One on September 21.

You can watch the Strictly trailer below…

The couples on Strictly Come Dancing 2019 include James Cracknell OBE & Luba Mushtuk, Karim Zeroual & Amy Dowden, Chris Ramsey & Karen Clifton and David James & Nadiya Bychkova.


They’re joined by Catherine Tyldesley & Johannes Radebe, Saffron Barker & AJ Pritchard, Michelle Visage & Giovanni Pernice and Alex Scott MBE & Neil Jones.

Also on this year’s line up are Emma Barton & Anton Du Beke, Viscountess Emma Weymouth & Aljaž Škorjanec and Anneka Rice & Kevin Clifton.

Completing the fifteen couples for 2019 are Will Bayley MBE & Janette Manrara, Mike Bushell & Katya Jones, Dev Griffin & Dianne Buswell and late addition, Kelvin Fletcher & Oti Mabuse.

As for the judges, new judge Motsi Mabuse will join head judge Shirley Ballas, Craig Revel Horwood and Bruno Tonioli.

Strictly Come Dancing live shows start on Saturday, September 21 at 7PM on BBC One.

All couples will dance for the judges however there will be no elimination.

The judges’ marks will carry forward through to the second week where the public will vote for the first time and one couple will be eliminated.

Alongside the main show, spin-off It Takes Two will return with Zoe Ball and new co-host Rylan Clark-Neal.


It Takes Two will start on Monday, September 23 at 5:15PM on BBC One.

After two weeks, It Takes Two will return to its usual home on BBC Two airing at 6:30PM Monday-Thursdays and 6PM on Mondays.