Professional dancer Giovanni Pernice teased followers the id of his Strictly accomplice (Image: Rex)
Followers are simply hours away from figuring out who can be paired up, forward of this weekend’s launch particular.
However the skilled dancer couldn’t assist however give us a glimpse of his accomplice, importing a video to his Instagram tales exhibiting a pair of slightly blistered toes, on what seems to be like a dance flooring.
Within the video, Giovanni captioned: ‘Welcome to strictly partner,’ together with an ouch gif – referencing their bruised toes.
Katie, who started starring in Hollyoaks as Becky Quentin this yr, was beforehand romantically linked to Giovanni, who confirmed his relationship with former Love Island star Maura Higgins earlier this summer time.
Followers might need a troublesome time understanding who can be partnered with the Italian dancer (Image: Instagram)
The dancer mentioned to Hello! Magazine: ‘You can have a curse anywhere, if you go to the office, you can have a curse with a person that’s working with you.
‘It’s not a Strictly Curse, it’s one thing that in the event you’re single,’ he provides.
‘If your partner’s single and you find yourself liking one another, there may be nothing fallacious with that.
In July, Maura and Giovanni determined to go public with Instagram posts through which they every declared: ‘I’m yours.’
Giovanni went Instagram official with former islander Maura Higgins in July this yr (Image: Instagram)
The 31-year-old Italian has reached three finals up to now 5 years, with companions actress Georgia-Could Foote, radio presenter Debbie McGee and singer Fayer Tozer.
This yr’s returning professionals embody two time champ Oti Mabuse, Dianne Buswell, Johannes Radebe and Gorka Marquez.
It received’t be lengthy earlier than we’re all placing our toes up and watching a model new bunch of celebrities put together to tackle all the pieces from the waltz to the rumba, and all the pieces in between.
McFly’s Tom Fletcher, presenter AJ Odudu, Dan Walker, Tilly Ramsay and Judi Love are one among many large names included on this yr’s star-studded line-up.
Strictly Come Dancing launches on Saturday, adopted by the primary reside present on September 25.
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