Frankie Bridge confirmed for Strictly Come DancingFrankie Bridge from The Saturday’s has become the first celebrity to be confirmed for the new series of Strictly Come Dancing

The singer revealed the exciting news during an interview with her bandmates on BBC Breakfast earlier this morning.

‘I’m such a huge fan of Strictly! I’ve always wanted to be a part of the show – it looks like so much fun and the costumes are just gorgeous,’ Frankie revealed.

‘Like so many little girls, I used to take dance lessons when I was in primary school and I really love dancing but this is going to be so different from anything I have done with The Saturdays. I just can’t wait to get started!’ she added.

Frankie will compete against 14 other celebrity contestants when Strictly Come Dancing returns to our screens in the autumn.