Arlene Phillips

Anton Du Beke Is One Step Closer To Bagging That 'Strictly Come Dancing' Judging Role

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Anton Du Beke is one step closer to landing a spot on the ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ judging team, with reports claiming he’s about to film a scree...

Former 'Strictly Come Dancing' Judge Arlene Phillips To Front New BBC Series About Ageing

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 23.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Arlene Phillips is to share her experiences of aging for a new BBC show. The former ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ judge is one of several celebrities wh...

12 Most Controversial 'Strictly Come Dancing' Moments

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 28.09.2016 | UK Entertainment

Considering it’s a show that is synonymous with family-friendly light entertainment, ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ hasn’t half landed itself in a fe...

Ola Jordan Accuses Craig Revel Horwood Of Laying Into Fellow 'Strictly' Stars

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 12.09.2016 | UK Entertainment

Former ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ judge Ola Jordan’s autobiography was always going to ruffle feathers, and it seems it’s judge Craig Revel Horwo...

Arlene Phillips Is Still Talking About Returning To 'Strictly'

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 01.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

Arlene Phillips has made no secret of the fact she’d love to return to the ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ judging panel, but she’s now admitted that ...

Arlene Phillips Wants Her Old 'Strictly' Job Back When 'Grumpy' Len Goodman Leaves

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 15.07.2016 | UK Entertainment

Former ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ judge Arlene Phillips put herself forward to replace head judge Len Goodman when he leaves the show after this year...

Ashley Percival

Famous Women From Three Generations Share Their Wise Words | Ashley Percival | Posted 01.03.2016 | UK Entertainment

In the latest in our WISE WORDS interview series - where stars from a whole range of fields share the important life lessons they've learned along the...

There's Strictly No Excuse - Take to the Floor and Get Dancing!

Arlene Phillips | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Arlene Phillips

I love dance because its great fun, keeps you fit and boosts your confidence. I love it when people tell me how much they are inspired by seeing dance programmes on TV, and in fact new research shows that around half of those watching TV programmes like Strictly Come Dancing get so wrapped-up in the rhythm that they can't help but dance along in their living rooms.

Strictly's Craig Accused Of Badmouthing Fellow Judges

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 15.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Strictly Come Dancing’ judge Craig Revel Horwood has been blasted by Ola Jordan’s husband, James Jordan, who claims he once witnessed him badmo...

Why We Need to Get Children Reading

Arlene Phillips | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Arlene Phillips

I was a war child and I was born into a poor family. Growing up was tough and I know what it is like to struggle. I also know how lucky I am to have got to where I am today. This is why I think if you are in a position to give back, you should...

'There Should Be Four Women On 'Strictly' Panel'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Arlene Phillips has revealed that she’d like to see an all-female lineup on the ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ judging panel. The choreographer, who...

Kimberley's Barefaced Cheek!

Posted 18.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Kimberley Walsh, Suki Waterhouse and Laura Whitmore are amongst the famous faces going makeup-free to help raise money for this year's Children In Nee...

PICTURES: Arlene Announces Comedy Plans After Date With The Queen

PA | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Arlene Phillips has revealed she wants to reinvent herself as a comedian as she approaches a landmark birthday. The choreographer and former Strict...

'The Proudest Moment' Of Louis Smith's Life

PA | Posted 28.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

'Strictly Come Dancing' champion and Olympic medallist Louis Smith described his MBE as "without a doubt the proudest moment of my life". The silve...

Understanding Dementia

Arlene Phillips | Posted 24.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Arlene Phillips

Over my years in the spotlight, I've often spoken openly about my experience with dementia - my fathered suffered with the disease during the later years of his life and for many years I worked to look after him before he entered a care home, when in need of more specialist treatment. I know first-hand how heart breaking and frightening it can be to go through the process of seeing an older relative is diagnosed with the condition.

PHOTOS: Boris Johnson Busts Some Moves With Arlene Philips

Posted 05.07.2012 | UK Politics

Boris Johnson, mayor, columnist, and dancer? On Thursday the mayor joined Arlene Phillips at St Pancras International Station to help launch Big Dance...

Arlene: 'Whitney Hated Her Feet'

WENN | Posted 23.04.2012 | Home

Arlene Phillips has revealed Whitney Houston's secret body hate - she detested her feet. Choreographer and dancer Arlene worked with Whitney on som...

Sarah Dean

EXCLUSIVE: 'It's Strictly Speculation' | Sarah Dean | Posted 27.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Rumours that Arlene Phillips is set to return to Strictly Come Dancing have been downplayed by the BBC. A Strictly spokeswoman has told The Huffing...

Returning To Strictly?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 27.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

When Alesha Dixon jumped reality show ships to join Simon Cowell on the Britain's Got Talent panel last month, questions were quickly raised about who...

Who Will Replace Alesha?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 04.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Now Alesha Dixon has jumped reality show ships to join Simon Cowell on the Britain's Got Talent panel, the bets are on for who will replace her as the...