(Updated with pictures) BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing 2012 line-up announced

The 14 celebrity contestants have been announced for ‘Strictly Come Dancing 2012‘ which launches on Saturday September 15 at 6.30pm on BBC One.

The full line-up is:

Girls Aloud singer Kimberley Walsh

London 2012 gold medal winner Victoria Pendleton.

Actress and TV presenter Denise Van Outen

Daybreak presenter Richard Arnold

Westlife singer Nicky Byrne

Model and former wife of Mick Jagger, Jerry Hall

Former EastEnders actor Sid Owen

Former Emmerdale actress Lisa Riley

TV and Hollywood actor Colin Salmon

Former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan

CBBC actress Dani Harmer

TV presenter Fern Britton

Olympic gymnast Louis Smith

TV presenter and father of Zoe Ball – 74 year old Johnny Ball.

Tess Daly and Bruce Forsyth will return as presenters, while Len Goodman, Craig Revel Horwood and Bruno Tonioli return to the judging panel and are joined by former Ballet dancer Darcey Bussell who takes over from Alesha Dixon.

Check out the picture gallery of this years stars…

 

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