Steph McGovern responds to the news that her Packed Lunch co-star is a Strictly Come Dancing participant.
STEPH MCGOVERN has reacted to the news that her Steph’s Packed Lunch co-star John Whaite will be a judge on Strictly Come Dancing’s 19th series.
Steph McGovern, a TV presenter, said she is “very pleased” of her Packed Lunch co-worker John Whaite, who was announced as the fourth candidate for Strictly Come Dancing 2021. When she heard the news this morning, the 39-year-old hurried to Twitter to express her joy.
“YES!!!! John Whaite, our John Whaite!!! ” Steph wrote beside a tweet from the BBC show delivering the news on the microblogging site.
“This year on @bbcstrictly. As a member of the world’s first all-male partnership!
In light of her 414,300 followers, she remarked, “I’m so proud of you honey.”
John is a TV host and chef who has made numerous appearances on Channel 4’s lunchtime show.
Fans congratulated the television personality in the comments section of her article.
One follower remarked, “Amazing news.”
“I adore it! He’ll be fantastic! ” added a second.
“Fantastic… but when are you doing [it]?” chimed in a third, sarcastically.
” accompanied with an emoji of a winking face.
John, who won the third series of The Great British Bake Off, expressed his excitement and nervousness about competing in the ballroom dancing competition, as well as being part of the first all-male partnership.
He expressed his gratitude for the news, saying, “I’m extremely grateful, happy, and nervous to be joining the Strictly 2021 family.”
“I’ve been wearing sequins and jazzy outfits since I was three years old, and I can’t wait to throw myself around the world’s most glamorous dance floor at full throttle.
“What excites me even more is that I’ll be a part of the first all-male collaboration, which is a huge step forward in terms of representation and inclusivity.
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” Professional dancer Graziano Di Prima is the odds-on favorite to join John in the new series, according to the bookies.
Johannes Radebe is a close second, with Giovanni Pernice and Gorka Marquez also rumored to be contenders.
This morning, the news was disclosed by. “Brinkwire News in Condensed Form.”