Karen Barber

Christopher Dean doesn’t want Gemma Collins to quit Dancing On Ice

Christopher Dean doesn’t want Gemma Collins to quit Dancing On Ice

‘Dancing On Ice’ judge Christopher Dean hopes Gemma Collins doesn’t quit the show and "stays the course". The ‘TOWIE’ star has brought drama to the ITV series all week following her decision to leave the live episode last Sunday night (13.01.19) 15 minutes early and further claims she has been a diva backstage. But Chris, 60, insists he has seen no bad behav... »

Loose Women ladies will judge Dancing on Ice this week

Loose Women ladies will judge Dancing on Ice this week

Saira Khan’s ‘Loose Women’ co-hosts Coleen Nolan, Jane Moore and Andrea McLean will be taking over the ‘Dancing on Ice’ judging panel this week. The 48-year-old television presenter – who is currently competing on the hit ITV show – will be joined by her fellow panellists as they oust the current judges on this Sunday’s show (13.01.19). A source told... »

Gemma Collins to skate with Matt Evers

Gemma Collins to skate with Matt Evers

Gemma Collins will skate with Matt Evers on ‘Dancing On Ice’. The ‘Only Way is Essex’ star has landed the programme’s most experienced professional skater – who has appeared in all 10 series but was voted off first with Candice Brown in the most recent run – and they have now begun rehearsing together. It has also been confirmed that cricketer Ryan Sidebot... »

Jordan Banjo axed from Dancing On Ice

Jordan Banjo axed from Dancing On Ice

Jordan Banjo has been axed from ‘Dancing On Ice’. The Diversity dancer hosted backstage segments on the celebrity skating contest when the show returned to ITV this year and while he was a hit with viewers, shake-ups to the new series of the programme means he won’t be involved any more as the behind-the-scenes areas won’t be seen on screen. A source told The Sun Online: &q... »

Melody Thornton joins Dancing on Ice

Melody Thornton joins Dancing on Ice

Pussycat Dolls’ Melody Thornton has joined the ‘Dancing on Ice’ line-up. The 34-year-old singer has confirmed she’s set to take part in the forthcoming series of the skating show, which will return to screens early next year, and is "so excited" to slip into her sequinned costumes and dazzle viewers with her moves. Announcing the news on ‘Good Morning Britai... »

Jason Gardiner and Karen Barber to reunite on Dancing on Ice panel

Jason Gardiner and Karen Barber to reunite on Dancing on Ice panel

Jason Gardiner and Karen Barber are set to reunite on ‘Dancing On Ice’ – seven years after their infamous on-air row. Former Olympic skater Karen, 57, will return as head coach on the 11th series of the show – which will launch in January 2019 – alongside 46-year-old Jason, despite the pair’s 2011 bust-up, which prompted 3,000 complaints to Ofcom. Karen – ... »

Hollyoaks girls battle it out for Dancing on Ice

Hollyoaks girls battle it out for Dancing on Ice

Hollyoaks’ Stephanie Waring, Sarah Jayne Dunn and Anna Passey are reportedly battling it out to secure a spot on the ‘Dancing on Ice’ line up. The three actresses are said to be in with the chance of joining the revamped version of the skating show when it returns to screens next year after they took part in the audition rounds recently, but bosses have told them that only one of... »

Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean to be Dancing on Ice judges?

Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean to be Dancing on Ice judges?

Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean are reportedly being lined up as judges for the ‘Dancing on Ice’ reboot. The legendary duo are set to return to the ice skating competition show, which hasn’t been seen on screens since 2014 when it was pulled off air due to a flop in ratings, next year but, rather than reclaiming their coaching roles, bosses are considering putting them on the ... »

Christopher Dean had cancer scare

Christopher Dean had cancer scare

Skating legend Christopher Dean thought he was going to die two years ago. The former ‘Dancing on Ice’ coach – who is one half of the world-famous skating duo Torvill and Dean with his partner Jayne Torvill – spent two weeks thinking he may not live to see his children Jack, 18, and Sam, 16, grow up after doctors discovered a 2cm growth on his colon and demanded he have a b... »