Strictly Come Dancing 2012 - week nine: live blog

Take two primped presenters, four preening judges, seven clod-hopping celebrities; add a gag-tastic live blog - and what do you get? A perfect evening in with like-minded wits...

Strictly Come Dancing 2012 - week nine: live blog
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Tonight Nicky Byrne will be channelling James Bond as he tangles with, and tangos to, the Skyfall theme tune. Michael Vaughan will be mastering (or more probably massacring) another latin number. Kimberley Walsh - who this week received the royal seal of approval from the Duchess of Cornwall - will be jousting with a jive. Denise Van Outen will be showing off a salsa. Lisa Riley will be trying to quickstep her way back to the top of the leader board. Louis Smith has promised to put away his pout and crack a smile after choosing a Charleston. And let's not forget dinky Dani Harmer...

See you at 6.50pm for fabulous frocks, feathers and fake tan galore. You'd be a fool to miss it.