Anneka does not fancy her probabilities of winning by the sounds of it!

Strictly Come Dancing has lastly confirmed the worst kept secret in showbiz – yep, that Anneka Rice is taking element in the new series of the BBC1 hit.

The BBC announced that Anneka, finest identified for fronting the hugely well known Television series Treasure Hunt and Challenge Anneka, will be waltzing onto the dancefloor as the show returns this autumn.

And Anneka has currently played down her dancing abilities, saying that it is a lengthy time due to the fact she danced.

“I haven’t danced due to the fact I was 7 and Miss Beer sent me household from my ballet class due to the fact I was hopelessly uncoordinated,” she revealed.

“My loved ones and close friends haven’t noticed me dance due to the fact, not at a wedding or round a handbag so it is going to be a challenge for my companion. In reality I’ve asked for two, a single on each and every side.

“I cannot see myself in a lengthy frilly dress either. But I’m feeling recklessly excited. Strictly has constantly been my Autumn’s entertainment and now I’m element of it! My kids will in all probability leave the country”.

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The news was broken on BBC Radio two on the Steve Wright Show.

Anneka was strongly rumoured to be on Strictly Come Dancing final year, but she of course didn’t seem in the 2018 edition.

Because donning her jumpsuit on Treasure Hunt, Anna has been on loads of Television shows which includes extra not too long ago Celebrity Hunted and Channel 5’s Secrets of the National Trust.

James Cracknell winning the Boat Race

It was revealed earlier right now that James Cracknell would be taking element in the new series of Strictly Come Dancing (Pic: Getty Photos)

Now it was also revealed that Olympic rowing hero James Cracknell would be taking element.

Other stars announced so far for the new series consist of former Coronation Street actress Catherine Tyldesley, ex England goalkeeper David James and EastEnders favourite Emma Barton.

Anneka Rice pic credit: Getty Photos