Strictly Come Dancing kicks off its first official show this Saturday after the series-opening bonanza on the 9th of September which saw the celebs matched with their professional dance partners.

They will take to the dance floor together for the first time this weekend following a fortnight of practice. In case you need reminding of who the 15 celebrities are taking part, they are:

Holby City star Chizzy Akudolu, Emmerdale and Hollyoaks alumnus Gemma Atkinson, 2008 X Factor winner Alexandra Burke, TV and radio comedy star Susan Calman, Radio 4 broadcaster Rev Richard Coles, TV presenter Brian Conley, EastEnders' Davood Ghadami (Kush Kazemi), Good Morning Britain's Charlotte Hawkins and The Saturdays' singer Mollie King.

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Phew! There's more - This Morning's Ruth Langsford, Holby City actor Joe McFadden, JLS's Aston Merrygold, Paralympian Jonnie Peacock, TV chef Simon Rimmer, and Debbie McGee, whose late husband and performing partner Paul Daniels previously took to the dance floor in 2010.

Take a look at them all below in their first pictures together.


Alexandra Burke and Gorka Marquez


Rev Richard Coles and Dianne Buswell


Joe McFadden and Katya Jones


Ruth Langsford and Anton Du Beke


Mollie King and AJ Pritchard


Davood Ghadami and Nadiya Bychkova


Susan Calman and Kevin Clifton


Chizzy Akudolu and Pasha Kovalev


Jonnie Peacock and Oti Mabuse


Simon Rimmer and Karen Clifton


Gemma Atkinson and Aljaz Skorjanec


Debbie McGee and Giovanni Pernice


Charlotte Hawkins and Brendan Cole

Brian Conley and Amy Dowden


Aston Merrygold and Janette Manrara


Strictly Come Dancing returns this Saturday, 23rd September to BBC One at 6.25pm. If you're curious what this lot will all be dancing to, you can find out below: