Pixie Lott signs up for Strictly Come Dancing
Pixie Lott has been confirmed as the 11th celebrity taking part in this year's series of Strictly Come Dancing.
The 23-year-old singer-songwriter, model and actress said: "I'm so excited to be doing Strictly, it's going to be a lot of fun. I always want to push myself as a performer so can't wait to learn the routines."
She joins singers Simon Webbe and Frankie Bridge, tennis matriarch Judy Murray, presenter Alison Hammond, former rugby player Thom Evans, Mark Wright, who shot to fame on reality show The Only Way Is Essex, actress Sunetra Sarker, EastEnders bad boy Jake Wood, Bafta-winning naturalist Steve Backshall and Radio 1 DJ Scott Mills in this year's battle for the ballroom. Three celebrities have yet to be confirmed.