Strictly Come Dancing: Go behind the scenes of It Takes Two!

Strictly Come Dancing 2017’s spin-off show It Takes Two continues tonight on BBC Two.

And here’s a sneak peek at the brand new series with Zoe Ball!

The weekday half-hour sister show to Strictly is back with even more exclusive access and backstage gossip than ever before.

Former contestant with all the inside knowledge and radio and television presenter, Zoë Ball returns once again to present the popular teatime series on BBC Two.

Ian Waite returns each week with Waite’s Warm-up to analyse the couples in the training rooms and Strictly’s professional dancers, Neil Jones and Chloe Hewitt will be regular contributors sharing all the goings on from behind-the-scenes.

Plus every Friday, It Takes Two will be an hour-long show and filmed in front of a live audience and joined by special guests.

Strictly favourite Gethin Jones returns as roving reporter and will be giving viewers a sneak peek of all the action at rehearsals in Elstree Studios ahead of the live show.

Throughout the series, the celebs and their pro partners will also be dropping by to chat to Zoe about their latest dances.

The Strictly 2017 pairs are Mollie King & AJ Pritchard, Susan Calman & Kevin Clifton, Alexandra Burke & Gorka Marquez, Charlotte Hawkins & Brendan Cole and Ruth Langsford & Anton Du Beke.

More confirmed pairings from the launch show are Simon Rimmer & Karen Clifton, Chizzy Akudolu & Pasha Kovalev, Debbie McGee, & Giovanni Pernice, Gemma Atkinson & Aljaž Škorjanec and Aston Merrygold & Janette Manrara.

Finally, rounding off the pairs are Reverend Richard Coles & Dianne Buswell, Davood Ghadami & Nadiya Bychkova, Joe McFadden & Katya Jones, Jonnie Peacock & Oti Mabuse and Brian Conley & Amy Dowden.

Strictly’s It Takes Two airs week nights, Monday to Friday at 6:30PM on BBC Two.

The second of this year’s Strictly Come Dancing live shows airs on Saturday, September 30 from 6:45PM.

The first results show of this year follows on Sunday night, October 1, at 7:15PM.

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