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Strictly 9

Chelsee

Chelsee hits the town for Boxing Day bash

Hot on the heels of her Strictly success, Chelsee Healey took the limelight again at a glitzy Boxing Day bash.

The Waterloo Road actress, runner-up to Harry Judd on the BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing, was back on home turf at the chic Cinnabar, near Sportcity. And in keeping with the James Bond theme, Chelsee donned two fabulously stylish outfits – a long black strapless gown with sheer lace, and another strapless number with a thigh-high split and turquoise shell print with gold detailing.

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Len Goodman

Len helps Shanklin Theatre panto

An Isle of Wight theatre is hoping a guest pantomime appearance by a Strictly Come Dancing judge will help to boost its fortunes.

Len Goodman recorded video clips in November to be played during Cinderella at the volunteer-run Shanklin Theatre. Panto director Jayne Morris said: "We're hoping Len helps save the day and we can keep the theatre open."

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Aliona

Strictly's Aliona sizzles in the sun

She sizzled on the dance floor and now she is sending temperatures soaring on the beach. Strictly Come Dancing winner Aliona Vilani wore skimpy swimwear that left little to the imagination as she relaxed on a Christmas getaway.

The Russian, 27, was spotted taking it easy in a white and magenta floral bikini in Miami, Florida, during a break with her parents – just days after her TV win.

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Holly

Holly Valance is planning wedding

Strictly Come Dancing star Holly Valance got engaged a few days ago but is already planning her wedding. The 28-year-old actress became engaged to her boyfriend Nick Candy while on holiday in the Maldives.

Holly is not the only one excited as Candy's sister-in-law, Emily, who is married to his brother, bought Valance a wedding planner book for Christmas. Valance wrote on twitter: "My 1st pressie!! From my gorgeous future sister in-law Emily!!! Holy c**p I feel so adult!."

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Christmas Special

Scores and Music

Scores

Charlie & Vincent (Jive) 9 + 9 + 9 + 10 = 37
Debra & Ian (American Smooth) 8 + 9 + 10 + 10 = 37
Barry & Erin (Quickstep) 8 + 9 + 10 + 9 = 36
Simon & Katya (Cha Cha Cha) 9 + 9 + 9 + 9 = 36
Su & Anton (Foxtrot) 6 + 9 + 7 + 8 = 30

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Scores Dances and Music

SCD 9 - Leader Board

Each week the new leader board will be added to this page.

Christmas Special
Charlie Brooks & Vincent Simone - 37
Debra Stephenson & Ian Waite – 37
Barry McGuigan & Erin Boag  - 36
Simon Webb & Katya Virshilas - 36
Su Pollard & Anton Du Beke - 30
 

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Scores Dances and Music

SCD 9 - Scores by Week

Each week the weekly scores will be added to this page.

Christmas Special
Charlie & Vincent (Jive) 9 + 9 + 9 + 10 = 37
Debra & Ian (American Smooth) 8 + 9 + 10 + 10 = 37
Barry & Erin (Quickstep) 8 + 9 + 10 + 9 = 36
Simon & Katya (Cha Cha Cha) 9 + 9 + 9 + 9 = 36
Su & Anton (Foxtrot) 6 + 9 + 7 + 8 = 30
 

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Scores Dances and Music

SCD 9 - Music by Week

Each week this page will be updated with the latest music from the show.

Christmas Special
Barry McGuigan & Erin Boag  (Quickstep) “Jingle Bells”
Charlie Brooks & Vincent Simone (Jive) “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town”
Debra Stephenson & Ian Waite (American Smooth) “Baby It’s Cold Outside”
Simon Webb & Katya Virshilas (Cha Cha Cha) “Merry Christmas Everybody”
Su Pollard & Anton Du Beke (Foxtrot) “White Christmas”

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Christmas Special

Charlie Brooks dances off with Strictly trophy

Eastenders star Charlie Brooks was last night crowned champion of Strictly Come Dancing's Christmas special. Charlie, who plays scheming Janine Butcher, won the most votes for her jive with professional partner Vincent Simone.

She beat off strong competition from Blue singer Simon Webbe who did the cha-cha-cha with Katya Virshilas and former boxing champ Barry McGuigan who quickstepped with Erin Boag.

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Christmas Special

De-bra Stephenson is safe

Sexy Debra Stephenson will take all the precautions she can against suffering a wardrobe boob on Strictly's Christmas special.

The Impressions Show star was horrified when Chelsee Healey nearly burst out of her dress mid-dance, leaving her in tears. Debra vowed to "pack mine in tightly" when she takes to the dance floor.

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Chelsee

Chelsee's never had a Christmas snog

It’s the best time of year to let your hair down and party. And for a single girl like Chelsee Healey, you would think that after months devoting every waking hour to learning the salsa and quickstep, it’d be time for a bit of fun.

But the Strictly Come Dancing runner-up says she’s not up for a kiss under the mistletoe – and she happily admits she has never even had a Christmas snog.

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Holly

Holly Valance announces engagement

Strictly Come Dancing star Holly Valance has announced that she is engaged to be married. The former Neighbours actress broke the news to her followers on twitter.

Holly has been dating billionaire property tycoon Nick Candy for nearly two years. Nick proposed with an electronic light display reading, 'Will you marry me'.

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Russell

Russell Grants our Strictly Christmas wishes

Russell Grant sparkles as a festive fairy on Strictly Come Dancing's Christmas Day spectacular. The astrologer became a fans' favourite on this year's show and he'll dust off his dancing shoes again for the BBC1 special at 8pm on Sunday.

Stars competing in the one-off show include EastEnders' Charlie Brooks, Blue hunk Simon Webbe and ex-boxer Barry McGuigan.

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Anita

Angie was flawed but fabulous.

Twent-five years ago on Christmas Day, most of the country came to a standstill to watch one of the most iconic moments in television.

The scene was The Queen Vic pub in Walford, where Dirty Den surprised his wife Angie Watts by serving her with divorce papers. As she stood shocked, he sniped: "Happy Christmas, Ange," and the doof-doof-doof drums kicked in.

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Craig Revel Horwood

Craig dresses as the Grinch for Christmas special

Not happy with trying to steal the show, Craig Revel Horwood is now trying to steal Christmas. The acid-tongued judge dressed up as the Grinch in a festive special of BBC1 favourite Strictly Come Dancing. But unlike the grumpy Dr Seuss creation – who stole Christmas – Craig, 46, appears to be having a whale of a time.

Fellow judges Len Goodman, Alesha Dixon and Bruno Tonioli could not contain their laughter as he showed off his new furry fingers. With his face painted a lurid shade of green, he proceeded to pass comment on the dancing of the festive contestants.

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Pasha

Katya and Pasha get own show

Strictly Come Dancing’s professional stars Katya Virshilas and Pasha Kovalev will step into the limelight this spring with their own tour.

The show, at The Orchard Theatre in Dartford on March 14 and Catford’s Broadway Theatre on March 20, will see the pair perform classic dances, including the rumba, waltz, foxtrot and tango.

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Christmas Special

Simon Webbe follows Harry on to Strictly

Blue hunk Simon Webbe plans a boyband double.He aims to follow in the footsteps of McFly's Harry Judd when he hits the dancefloor on Christmas Day for Strictly's festive special.

And he plans to propose to girlfriend Maria Kouka, just like Harry, declared he would to partner Izzy Johnston after waltzing off with the trophy last weekend.

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