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A seasoned broadcaster, he has also been one of the presenters for the BBC’s election coverage since 2006, including overseeing the famous swingometer.
More celebrity contestants for the 13th series of Strictly Come Dancing will be announced in due course.
Other names that have been mentioned in connection with the new series include former This Morning presenters Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan, former Liberty X singer Michelle Heaton,
singer Peter Andre, EastEnder Shane Richie, and Loose Women’s Jamelia.
Last month, a spokeswoman for Jamie and Louise Redknapp said they will not be appearing on the show.
Reports suggesting that the husband and wife duo were in advanced talks to join the line up of the BBC One dance show were said to be “completely untrue”.
Last year’s series was won by Caroline Flack,
who beat celebrities including Saturdays singer Frankie Bridge and EastEnders actor Jake Wood to win the glitterball trophy.