Ashley RobertsThe judging panel line-up for this year’s Dancing on Ice has been revealed – and there are a few surprises!

As well as Jason Gardiner returning to the show alongside Robin Cousins, I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here runner-up and former Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts will be joining the judges.

‘I’m beyond excited to be joining Dancing on Ice as a judge,’ says Ashley.

‘To work alongside Torvill & Dean is such an honour, they’re absolute legends.  We’ve got some fantastic names lined up to skate this year and I can’t wait to see their routines on the ice.’

And in another shock move, coach Karen Barber will also be back on the panel, to face off against former nemesis Jason!

‘I’m thrilled to be on the judging panel for 2013 and I look forward to an exciting and interesting series,’ says Karen.

‘We have an absolutely wonderful group of celebrity skaters this year who have been training so hard to ensure they deliver on the ice for the viewers and, of course, us judges.’

The show starts on Sunday 6 January on ITV1.

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