Strictly Come Dancing 2011: Alex Jones

The One Show presenter speaks fluent Welsh and was once turned into fish and chips...


Name: Alex Jones


Age: 34

Famous for: Presenting The One Show

Bio: Born in Wales and a fluent Welsh speaker, Alex cut her presenting teeth on S4C. 

In 2010, she was voted the sexiest woman in Wales.

Best known as co-presenter of The One Show, Alex announced her own name, along with her fellow Strictly contestants’, when the programme revealed this year’s line-up.

Hear Alex demonstrating her fluency in Welsh below. But first, a blast from her past as she stars in a knockabout Sky1 game show from 1998, which sees her turned into fish and chips…

What Alex is saying on Twitter:

Baffling Jason Manford on The One Show