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Strictly’s full line-up revealed – and bookies have already called the winner

Which of these contestants have the most chance of becoming champion?

The One Show celebrated the life of Sir Bruce Forsyth on last night’s show in a special hour-long edition.

And – fittingly – hosts Matt Baker and Alex Jones also revealed the final three contestants signed up to this year’s Strictly Come Dancing.

William Hill are already starting to predict who could be crowned Strictly champion.

And it looks like former X Factor winner Alexandra Burke is the current favourite to take the crown.

Will Alexandra wow? (Credit: BBC)

Musical star Alexandra is ready to get her dancing shoes on and is already very familiar with performing in front of a huge audience.

The singer said: “I am so excited to be joining this year’s Strictly cast!”

Odds: 4/1

As for the others, William Hill have also puts odds on their chances of success.

Paul Daniels’ lovely widow Debbie McGee who was announced last night has odds of 25/1.

Debbie has dance experience (Credit: BBC)

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Joining Debbie and Alexandra is sporting legend Jonnie Peacock and he’s definitely ready to swap the track for the dancefloor!

Odds: 14/1

Jonnie’s sporting mentality could see him go far (Credit: BBC)

Yesterday it was announced that former Holby City star Chizzy Akudolu will be getting her shimmy on.

Odds: 40/1

Chizzy swaps scrubs for glitz (Credit: Twitter)

Good Morning Britain’s Charlotte Hawkins is also ready to get her game face on.

She has glamour in buckets but does she have the talent to match?

Odds: 16/1

Will Charlotte read news of her own success? (Credit: Twitter)

Is comedian Brian Conley this year’s joke act?

Odds: 25/1

Brian might be more twinkle-toed than we think (Credit: Twitter)

But Brian won’t be the only comedian taking to the dancefloor.

Susan Calman is ready to waltz into the competition and revealed she hasn’t worn a dress since she was a kid!

Odds: 40/1

Susan’s dressing up days have made a return (Credit: Twitter)

Former JLS star Aston Merrygold will more than likely have some moves up his sleeve.

He revealed: “I’m so happy to be joining Strictly. It is such a brilliant show and I’ve followed it for years.”

Odds: 11/4

Aston can back flip a treat (Credit: Twitter)

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Telly chef Simon Rimmer is also ready to give it his all.

Simon said: “I am so excited, terrified and proud to be invited to be part of Strictly 2017. I’ve always been a HUUUUGE fan of the show.”

Odds: 50/1

Does Simon have the recipe for success? (Credit: Twitter)

Joining his former Holby co-star Chizzy is Joe McFadden.

The Holby hottie admitted he’s excited but also terrified in equal measure.

Odds: 16/1

He can dance with us any day (Credit: Twitter)

Super-fit former Emmerdale star Gemma Atkinson will definitely have the necessary stamina!

She said: “I am honoured to be asked and so thrilled to be joining Strictly Come Dancing 2017!”

Odds: 13/2

She’s got the stamina, but has she got the moves? (Credit: Twitter)

This Morning’s Ruth Langsford will be taking to the Strictly floor – but will hubby Eamonn Holmes be jealous?

Ruth revealed: “I have dreamt about doing Strictly for so long, I can’t quite believe my dream has come true!”

Odds: 50/1

Ruth has talked about doing Strictly a lot (Credit: Twitter)

EastEnders Davood Ghadami will DEFINITELY look good on the dance floor.

The actor said: “Having the opportunity to take part in this year’s Strictly is such an honour. It’s going to be exciting!”

Odds: 10/1

Note to costume department: buttons not needed (Credit: Twitter)

The Saturdays singer Mollie King has beauty, grace and experience. Will she be the perfect contestant for the show?

She said: “I’m a huge fan of Strictly Come Dancing so I can’t actually believe I’m lucky enough to be taking part in it this year!”

Odds: 9/2

Bandmate Frankie made the final, will Mollie get there too? (Credit: Twitter)

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Last but no means least is Rev Richard Coles.

This year’s Ed Balls? He’ll definitely bring the fun!

“Cometh the hour, cometh the overweight Vicar with arthritis in his knees,” said Richard.

Odds: 33/1

Is he challenging Ed’s crown? (Credit: Twitter)

But who will be crowned the champion?

Strictly Come Dancing 2017 returns later this year.

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