Former Liverpool striker Peter Crouch is a part of a brand new collection of The Masked Dancer – however it’s not clear if his well-known ‘robotic dance’ objective celebration shall be making an look.
In the present, a celeb solid coated in costumes goals to confuse a panel and the present’s viewers as to who they’re whereas displaying fancy footwork. This collection footballing legend Peter Crouch shall be hoping he can hit the again of the online together with his guesses.
The striker who performed for Liverpool and England brought about a minor craze together with his robotic dance celebration after scoring in opposition to Jamaica in a 2006 World Cup warm-up. He later admitted that it made him appear like a ‘full imbecile’ and he would by no means do it now.
He shall be showing with panellists Jonathan Ross, Davina McCall and Oti Mabuse as they try to work out which twinkle toed movie star is behind the masks. The former England striker shall be stepping in for comic Mo Gilligan this season, with Mo unavailable owing to touring commitments.
Presiding over this distinctive and strange dance occasion shall be Joel Dommett. Twelve model new celebrities shall be stepping onto the dancefloor as they attempt to wow the panel and confuse who they’re with their strikes. The present’s launch date shall be introduced later.
Last collection viewers noticed OIympic gymnast Louis Smith storm to victory dressed as Car Wash. The collection additionally noticed Radio DJ and presenter Zoe Ball unmasked as Llama, choreographer and TV choose Craig Revel Horwood as Knickerbocker Glory, Ice skating legend Christopher Dean as Beagle and presenter Kelly Brook as Frog.
Peter mentioned: “The show is a firm favourite in our household and when asked I jumped at the chance to take part. I am competitive and I’m currently scrolling through friends’ socials looking for those tell-tale dance moves. Another plus is by being on the panel my social media, family and friends won’t be constantly speculating that I’m hiding behind one of the masks!”
Joel Dommett mentioned: “It’s so great to be back for some dancing and guessing! I’m super excited to find out who is dancing behind the masks! We’re losing Mo for some episodes – but we have Peter ‘the Robot’ Crouch to fill his much smaller shoes. I’m very excited as I’ve always looked up to him in his career and because he is massive.”