Strictly Come Dancing 2018: Shirley Ballas says bizarre ROYALTY mistake caused name gaffe

Last weekend’s edition of Strictly Come Dancing was an explosive one as the series trialled its first Lindyhopathon in a bid to give the remaining contestants a chance to win extra points. Chaos ensued on the BBC show as things started to go wrong with the carefully planned set up for the dance extravaganza. And […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2018: Shirley Ballas takes SWIPE at former contestant in shock snub

Friday’s instalment of Strictly Come Dancing companion series It Takes Two is always an hour long, and as such, the Zoe Ball-presented show features a “Friday panel” of celebrities and various segments not normally on the rest of the week. Tonight’s opening featured a mock-serious competition between the panellists, but former contestant Alexandra Burke and […]

Strictly 2018: Shirley Ballas tells Celeb Juice star to 'shut the f*** up' in joke rant

The new season of Celebrity Juice continues this evening, and brings back host Keith Lemon and his panellists Holly Willoughby and Fearne Cotton. Tonight’s episode will see comedian Johnny team up with Strictly Come Dancing judge Shirley Ballas, when talk turned to replacing Len Goodman. But as Johnny spiralled into one of his infamous rants […]

Strictly Come Dancing: Shirley Ballas ‘returning as head judge for second series’

Strictly Come Dancing Head Judge Shirley Ballas will reportedly be back for a second series this year. It is claimed the 57-year-old professional dancer was backed by the BBC following her public fall out with former colleague Brendan Cole. According to new reports, she will be joined on the judging panel by Bruno Tonioli, 62, […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2018: Alan Titchmarsh signs up to face Shirley Ballas in new series?

Alan, 68, was pipped to the post by George Clooney, but he could be signing up for the next series of Strictly Come Dancing to show the viewers that he still has the moves. Known for his gardening skills, Alan’s fame skyrocketed during his time fronting Ground Force, before hosting his popular afternoon chat show The […]

Camilla Parker-Bowles SHOCK SWIPE at Strictly Come Dancing Shirley Ballas on This Morning

Their Royal Highnesses were welcomed with open arms – and a kiss from Eamonn Holmes – as the likes of Susanna Reid and Piers Morgan, Loose Women’s Andrea McLean and Gloria Hunniford joined Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield for the extraordinary visit.  However, Camilla was visibly happiest when she met Strictly Come Dancing favourite Ruth […]

Arlene Phillips lashes out at Shirley Ballas and Bruno Tonioli after Brendan Cole exit

“I think the show needs conflict, excitement and challenges,” Arlene explained.  They went on to view a clip of Brendan arguing with Shirley over his Tango with Charlotte Hawkins during last year’s series.  Shirley could be seen claiming there was “too much rise and fall” in their routine, with Bruno telling Brendan to be “more […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2018: Karen Clifton on Shirley Ballas’ return amid EXIT rumours

The 57-year-old head judge became a TV favourite this series due to her refreshingly sharp but honest comments, though it was claimed that the overwhelm from being in the spotlight was deterring her from signing up for another series. Karen, who was partnered with Simon Rimmer during the latest series of Strictly Come Dancing, explained […]

Strictly Come Dancing’s Shirley Ballas ‘lands’ new TV role amid head judge uncertainty

The International Latin Champion will take her first foray into hosting this week having previously been an interviewee on the show. While she is only scheduled to appear as a guest panellist, the 57-year-old could be in for a longer stint. The Sun has reported that ITV would like Shirley to return regularly as they […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2017 final: Shirley Ballas 'emotional' as Debbie McGee steals show

The Latin dance coach has been bowled over by the BBC competition’s contestant, as she consistently wowed the panel with her impressive lifts and kicks.  Tonight saw Shirley, 57, confess that the sublime beauty of Debbie McGee, 59, and her professional partner Giovanni Pernice’s spectacular showdance to The Vaults’ One Day I’ll Fly Away was […]