Ashley Banjo is ‘very happy’ to stay a BGT choose if Simon desires (Image:REX)
Ashley’s look on the present marked 11 years since he and his dance troupe Diversity gained the third collection, having reached the ultimate alongside singer Susan Boyle, who completed in second place
Forward of the Britain’s Bought Expertise particular on Christmas Day, Ashley, 32, was questioned over whether or not he’s wanting ahead to seeing Simon, 61, return to the ITV present subsequent 12 months.
‘Completely, yeah. It’ll simply be good for him to be again. He’s such a powerhouse and I’m so glad he’s feeling higher now after his accident,’ the dancer mentioned.
Ashley stood in for Simon on BGT alongside Alesha, Amanda and David (Image: Ashley Banjo/Instagram)
Simon suffered a damaged again in an accident in Malibu earlier this 12 months (Image: Dymond/Thames/Syco/REX)
‘On the identical time, if he desires me to proceed for him, I’m very happy,’ he mentioned.
Throughout a current interview on Unfastened Ladies, Amanda, 49, mentioned that Simon ‘is coming back’ for the 2021 collection.
‘I spoke to him on the cellphone most likely about 4 weeks in the past now and he sounds on prime of the world,’ Amanda said.
‘He’s again in an incredible house and apparently he seems incredible as nicely and he’s positively again for the subsequent collection.’
Through the Britain’s Bought Expertise Christmas particular, every of the 4 judges will take to the stage with previous contestants.
Of their first look on Britain’s Bought Expertise since their poignant Black Lives Matter routine in September, Range – led by Ashley – will carry out with 2018 semi-finalists DVJ and season two winner George Sampson.
Amanda teased that the efficiency, which is Christmas themed, is ‘completely beautiful’.
Britain’s Bought Expertise: Christmas Spectacular is because of air on Christmas Day at 8pm on ITV.