You know how you have a little think to yourself, ‘what a lovely stage, what a lovely auditorium, I’d love to work here’. “And I don’t know, I must have put it out into the universe.
I got a call from Catherine, came and met here, and loved the feel of the place. ” after almost getting caught out during filming of a movie in which she has to speak Russian but didn’t realise until looking at the script again the night before shooting those scenes.
Ali Bastian & Brian Fortuna Hollyoaks actress Ali Bastian was no stranger to romance with her on-screen character Becca Dean, but she perhaps wasn’t expecting to find love on Strictly.
She fell fast and hard for her partner Brian Fortuna with the couple going public with their relationship just weeks after they landed third place in the competition in 2009.
But when is came to romance with his partner Flavia, he took home first prize.
at the GCT last October that planted the seeds in Ali’s mind to one day appear on the same stage.
“The lovely Catherine Lomax, who is producing and directing it, got in touch with my agent and asked if I’d come and have a meeting,” explained Ali during a break in rehearsals last week.
Sources said that the pair had drifted apart, and after their split, Artem relocated to the US to appear on the American version, Dancing With The Stars.
Ricky Whittle & Natalie Lowe He played lothario Calvvin Valentine on Hollyoaks, and he used his way with women when he hit the Strictly dance floor too, getting up close and personal with his partner Natalie Lowe.