A British Television Dance Contest, “Strictly Come Dancing,” is back on the screens with its 20th season to entertain fans all over the world. Created by Karen Smith, Richard Hopkins, and Fenia Vardains, this show has been broadcasted on BBC since 2004 typically on Saturdays evening which is followed by Sunday night results shows. It has very high viewing figures that the Guinness World Records has named the show to be the world’s most successful reality television format.
In the show, celebrities partner with dance professionals to compete against others. There is also a panel of judges on the show who score them based on their performance. Celebrities, mostly, compete in the ballroom or Latin Dance Competitions. This format of the reality show has been exported to approximately 60 other countries under the title, “Dancing with the Stars”, which also led to its spin-off, titled “Strictly Dance Fever”.
Strictly Come Dancing Season 20 Episode 4 Recap
In the 20th season, Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman returned to the show as hosts. BBC announced in May 2022 that Motsi Mabuse, Shirley Ballas, Craig Revel Horwood, and Anton Du Beke will return to the show as judges while Bruno Tonioli would be permanently leaving the show. He has been absent from the last two seasons due to the travel restrictions imposed by the Government during the pandemic.
In the last episode, all 15 couples were seen to be waiting for the results of the first public vote. Craig chose to save Gross and Nadiya as he felt that they danced the best. Another judge, Motsi Mabuse agreed with this decision. However, KayeAdmas had to say goodbye to the show.
According to Anton, it was nothing about dance but Adams lost in some of the dance steps and made various mistakes so they decided to save Gross instead. However, Kaye Adams seemed to be happy with the judges’ decision and accepted the final verdict. She felt relieved after the decision was made.
Strictly Come Dancing Season 20 Contestants
The list of contestants for this year was announced by BBC. Take a look at the sizzling contestants of the 20th season of the show.
- Kym Marsh
- Jayde Adams
- Tyler West
- Matt Goss
- Hamza Yassin
- Tony Adams MBE
- Molly Rainford
- James Bye
- Helen Skelton
- Will Mellor
- Richie Anderson
- Ellie Simmonds
- Fleur East
- Kaye Adams
- Ellie Simmonds
The professional dancers include popular faces such as Jowita Przystal, Nikita Kuzmin, Vito Coppola, Amy Dowden, Karen Hauer, Nadia Bychkova, Katya Jones, Giovami Pernice, Nancy Xu, Dianne Buswell, Carlos Gu, Graziano Di Prima, Kai Widdrington, Johannes Rabede, and many more. These professionals will partner with the contestants to win the title.
Strictly Come Dancing Season 20 Episode 5 Release Date
Since the first few episodes of the new season have already been released, fans are curious to know what will happen next. They are waiting for the next episode to release as soon as possible so that they can ease their anxiety.
The fifth episode of Strictly Come Dancing Season 20 is scheduled to release on 8 October 2022. The show has also recorded amazing ratings on various platforms. It has also won many awards in different categories. It has been nominated for British Academy Television Awards for Best Entertainment Performance, Best Academy Television Craft Awards for Best Make-up and Hair Design, National Television Award for Most Popular Talent Show, and many more.
Where to Watch Strictly Come Dancing Season 20 Episode 5
In case, you are thinking about a streaming platform where you can enjoy this show, we have got you covered! The show is available to watch on BBC One at 6:30 p.m. GMT. In case, you missed the latest show for any reason, you can watch it on BBC’s official website or even its app. The previous episodes and seasons are also available to stream on the official website or app.
However, the audience can not watch this show outside the USA as there are not streaming services that allow users to watch the show in the United States. People in United Stated would need VPN access.
Season 20 of Strictly Come Dancing will be full of fun and entertainment. So, what are you waiting for? Add this show to your binge-watching list. As of now, we will conclude our coverage of Strictly Dancing Season Episode 5. See you all next time!