Dancing on Ice is a British-based dance competition television series. Interestingly, this show has made its presence in almost every major country around the world. The whole format of this show is mechanised by London Weekend Television and Granada Television. Dancing on Ice season 15 is ready to return for all the fans out there. The dancing reality show has been quite successful ever since it aired on ITV.
Dancing on Ice season 15 is set to begin next year. All of its episodes will be airing on ITV starting in January 2023. This British television series is presented by Phillip Schofield along with Holly Willoughby.
Such reality shows are not only successful in Britain but, in other countries as well. Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, and many more are countries where the show is very famous. Further, in this article, we will talk about everything related to this dancing competition show.
What is Dancing on Ice?
Dancing on Ice is a British-based television series that features celebrities and their professionals. These celebrities and their partners need to skate in front of panel members or the judges of the show. All the celebrities and their partners are seen dancing above ice using skaters.
Yes, this show is full of adventure and entertainment for the audience. Unfortunately, the last season of the show saw many injuries and became scary for the audience. But, the hosts promised that will not be repeated for the upcoming fifteenth season.
The upcoming series will take all the necessary measures to prevent such issues. We are sure you are going to be excited about the celebrity partners going to participate in the upcoming season.
|Created by||ITV Studios|
|Presented by||Holly Willoughby, Phillip Schofield, Christine Bleakley|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|No. of series||14|
|No. of episodes||218|
|Original release||14 January 2006 –present|
Casts of Dancing on Ice 2023
Casts who will make their return for the fifteenth season have been announced by the officials. Unfortunately, the partners are yet to be revealed as of now. Most contestants from the previous season are confirmed to make a return for the new and upcoming season. We are not sure if the contestants who were injured in the previous season will make their return or not.
Now, the confirmed casts who will be returning for the fifteenth season are given below:-
- Siva Kaneswaran
- Michelle Heaton
- Darren Harriott
- Tippy Packard
- Carley Stenson
- Joey Essex
- The Vivienne
- Mollie Gallagher
- Nile Wilson
- Ekin-Su Culculoglu
- John Fashanu
- Patsy Palmer
- Brendyn Hatfield
On the other hand, some of the players who are confirmed for not returning for the upcoming season are given below:-
- Andy Buchanan
- Angela Egan
- Robin Johnstone
- Joe Johnson
- Vicky Ogden
Dancing On Ice Season 15 Hosts
The host is one of the most significant positions in any reality show. In the same way, Dancing on Ice has some beautiful hosts. The former host Christine Bleakley hosted from 2012 to 2014 will surely not return for the fifteenth season of the show.
Interestingly, Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby will return as the hosts of the upcoming Dancing on Ice season fifteen. The critics and audience are quite excited about the upcoming version because the previous hosts are returning.
Dancing on Ice Presenters and Judges
Over the years, this show has seen many judges and presenters. The judging panel normally changes every season and so will it for the fifteenth season. The presenters of the show for the upcoming season are the same as the hosts. All the hosts will be the presenters for the upcoming season but, the judging panel will not remain the same.
The judging panel for the upcoming season is the following:-
- Christopher Dean
- Ashley Banjo
- Jayne Torvill and
- Oti Mabuse
These judge panels are fully confirmed to make a return for the upcoming season. Over the years, we have seen other judge panels as well such as Robin Cousins, Karen Barber, Jason Gardiner, Nicky Slater, Emma Bunton, and many more.
Dancing On Ice Cast for Season 15 and their Partner
The final line-up for the upcoming season had already been declared on October 11th this year. All the celebrities will be getting professional partners to participate in the show. Interestingly, all the partners have officially been declared for the upcoming show. All 11 celebrities have been assigned a professional ice skating partner.
The partners for each celebrity skater are given below:-
She is known as the Drag Queen and also the winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race United Kingdom. She has been partnered with Colin Grafton a professional skater.
Siva Kaneswaran is an Irish singer. He is best known for being an active member of his boy band “The Wanted”. Interestingly, this singer is half Irish and hand Sri Lankan. He has been partnered with Kiabera Komini, another professional ice skater.
Her real name is Julie Anne Merkell, she is best known as Patsy Palmer. She is an English actress and a famous DJ as well. Patsy Palmer has been partnered with Matt Evers. He is also a skater, model, and actor.
Nile Wilson is a former British gymnast who won the Olympic bronze medal back in 2016. He has been partnered with Olivia Smart, who is a British-Spanish ice dancer.
Mollie Elizabeth is an English actress known for her role as Nina Lucas. Her role as Nina Lucas has won several reputed awards. She has been partnered with Sylvain Longchambon. Sylvain is quite a famous French ice skater.
Michelle Heaton is an English pop singer and actress. Way back in 2001 she was a member of the famous pop group Liberty X. She has been partnered with Lukasz Rozycki.
John is an English presenter and a former footballer. He played as a center-forward and won the FA cup in 1988. He has been partnered with Alexandra Schauman.
Joey is an English television personality known for his appearances in various ITV series. He has been partnered with Vanessa Bauer who is a British professional skater.
Ekinsu is a British actress, model, and a great personality. She is actually of Turkish origin and has won the eighth series of ITV2. Ekinsu has been partnered with Brendyn Hatfield.
He is quite a famous British stand-up comedian. Darren has been nominated for various reputable awards. He has been partnered with Tippy Packard a professional skater who represented Hong Kong and the United States.
Carley Stenson is an English actress and a good singer on the same. She has been partnered with Mark Hanretty. Mark is a Scottish former competitive ice dancer.
These are the participants along with their professional skaters who are confirmed to participate in the next season. Along with the critics and fans, we are hoping that the next season will be highly exciting and adventurous. The latest season will exclusively air on ITV in January 2023.