Strictly Come Dancing star Invoice Bailey has paraded his spectacular weight reduction since beginning out on his dance journey.
Paired with final yr’s professional champ Oti Mabuse, the dancer places him via the wringer every week with the present’s rigorous coaching schedule.
And proud mentor Oti snapped the comic as he jokingly struck a dramatic pose, gushing over his weight reduction and thanking his spouse for making him stick with a nutritious diet.
“Who is that this individual?” laughed Oti, “How a lot weight did @the_bill_bailey lose?
Invoice and Oti are set to return to the ground this coming Saturday for the semi-final present, following JJ Chalmers’ eviction over the weekend.
Invoice and Oti can be joined by Ranvir Singh and Giovanni Pernice, HRVY and Janette Manrara, Maisie Smith and Gorka Marquez, and Jamie Laing and Karen Hauer.
And the judges’ resident arduous nut Craig Revel Horwood has hinted that Invoice and Oti are in with a powerful likelihood of lifting the Glitterball Trophy.
“To be trustworthy I am secretly loving Invoice Bailey,” he stated throughout an look on Lorraine, “I like him, he simply shocks me.
“Each time I see him dance I am shocked, amazed and delighted.
“I by no means thought for one second he would be capable of do it. I actually did not.”
Craig went on: “He does not look the kind or the kind of character and he simply got here on and did a improbable pop and lock road routine which I liked.
“I completely liked it, I like him. I might like to see him within the ultimate. I feel he is good. The darkish horse of the competitors.
“Additionally Maisie is improbable as effectively. Completely good, improbable method, nice hip motion.”
Collection children Maisie and HRVY have been among the many frontrunners for the win for the reason that collection kicked off again in October.
JJ, Jacqui Smith, Clara Amfo, Max George, Jason Bell and Caroline Quentin have all been eradicated, with Nicola Adams having to drag out of the competitors after professional companion Katya Jones’ optimistic Covid take a look at.
However present bosses reasoned that Nicola and Katya may safely return for a efficiency within the ultimate.
They’ve made historical past as Strictly’s first same-sex competing couple.