TV presenter and former Big Brother contestant Alison Hammond has been confirmed as the third celebrity taking part in the new series of Strictly Come Dancing.
Announcing the news earlier today to ITV’s This Morning, Alison said, “I am absolutely overjoyed to be joining the Strictly team. I am ready to immerse myself in glitter and hard work, with a dash of fun along the way!”
Alison is the showbiz reporter for This Morning and has interviewed the world’s biggest stars including Hugh Jackman, Will Smith, George Clooney and Daniel Craig. She also appeared on the third series of Big Brother in 2002.
Birmingham born Alison has also appeared on a number of other high profile television shows during her career including All Star Family Fortunes, Celebrity Coach Trip and the 2010 series of I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here.