Who is new Strictly Come Dancing professional dancer Johannes Radebe?

Pro dancer Johannes Radebe is already a Strictly star at home in South Africa

New Strictly pro dancer Johannes Radebe

South African dancer Johannes Radebe is one of three new professionals revealed for Strictly Come Dancing 2018.


Find out more about the latest Strictly star below.

Name: Johannes Radebe

Age: 31

Twitter: @jojo_radebe

Instagram: @johannesradebe

Who is Johannes paired with? The new dancer has not been coupled up with a celebrity partner this year.

Bio: Johannes Radebe has already proved himself in Strictly spin-off Dancing with the Stars South Africa, where he was part of the professional line-up for two seasons – both times reaching the final.


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The South African is a two-time Professional South African Latin Champion, and three-time South African Amateur Latin Champion. He is a dancer with the Afro Arimba Dance Company.


He says: “Joining Strictly Come Dancing is one of the greatest achievements of my dancing career. It is such an honour to be chosen to be a part of an incredible cast and be part of one of the biggest shows that is celebrated worldwide. I cannot wait to get started and experience the magic with the UK!”