Frankie Bridge leads Twitter praise for Mollie King after Strictly Come Dancing announcement

Frankie Bridge leads Twitter praise for Mollie King after Strictly Come Dancing announcement

The Saturdays singer will take part in the newest series of the show

Monday, August 7, 2017

Frankie Bridge, Anton Du Beke, and Tess Daly have led the praise as Mollie King is unveiled as the first contestant for Strictly Come Dancing

King, who starred in pop girl group The Saturdays, has been lined up to take part in the latest series. 

The 30-year-old singer told the BBC how excited she was to be in the show during an interview with Radio 1's Nick Grimshaw, and how she'd pleaded to be able to partake in the show.

The unveiling of King as the first contestant has set Twitter aflame.

King's former bandmate, Frankie Bridge, has lead the praise for the singer on the social network. 

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