And now the stars of this year's series have lined up on the red carpet for the official press launch the skating competition.
'Coronation Street' star Samia Ghadie put all the recent speculation about the nature of her relationship with skating partner Sylvain Longchambon behind her as she posed on the red carpet, after they both split with their respective partners.
'TOWIE' star Lauren Goodger also showed off the effects of the show's intensive training on her physique as she donned a tight blue number.
Dancing On Ice 2013 Launch
Meanwhile, we were given our first glimpse of the show's new judging panel which sees Jason Gardiner and Karen Barber making a comeback, along with newcomer and 'I'm A Celebrity' runner up Ashley Roberts, who was sporting an eye-popping pink dress.
By the looks of it, this year's show is shaping up to be the best yet.