Who is Faye Tozer? Meet the Strictly Come Dancing 2018 contestant and Steps star

The singer is the latest celebrity announced for the line-up of Strictly 2018.

Strictly Come Dancing is back! The BBC has revealed that Faye Tozer will be stepping out on the dancefloor this year – we get to know her a little better.

Revealed as a Strictly contestant: Faye Tozer was announced as the second celebrity to join Strictly Come Dancing 2018 on The One Show on Monday, August 13.

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Age: 42

Occupation: Singer


Best known for: Faye is one fifth of the chart-topping 90s and 00s pop group Steps.


Her dance experience should stand her in good stead for the competition, although she revealed that there are “a few of us” in the same position.

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As well as scoring a huge number of hits with Steps, Faye has appeared in stage shows including Singing in the Rain, and Tell Me on a Sunday.

She said: “I am all about the costumes - the huge hair, the make-up, the themed nights.”

Strictly partner: Giovanni Pernice

Strictly Come Dancing will return to BBC One in September.

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