OTI Mabuse revealed Invoice Bailey has impressed Rob Brydon to do Strictly after the comic impressed on the present.
The dancer, 30, says Rob is a Strictly super-fan however would solely do it if he was “taken significantly”.
We could possibly be seeing Rob Brydon on Strictly – due to Invoice BaileyCredit score: Getty Photos – Getty
However after seeing Oti’s movie star companion Invoice Bailey achieve this properly within the competitors, Rob thinks he “might go far”.
Talking at a Strictly press convention forward of the ultimate, Oti mentioned: “I had a dialog with Rob Brydon the comic.
“He’s at all times watched Strictly, a giant, massive Strictly fan and he at all times sees the older gentleman being the comedic act.
“However for the primary time he watched it and noticed Invoice, he thought oh my goodness, if I did Strictly, there’s a chance [I] might go far.
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“As a result of he was a revered man and a revered character in English society, if he ever got here onto Strictly that he would wish to do – he wished to be taken significantly, actually give it his all.”
Invoice stunned viewers along with his Strictly debut as he was solely awarded 15 factors or his first dance.
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Nevertheless, in his second he acquired an enormous 24 factors – and has continued to amaze followers all through the sequence.
Invoice has mentioned he hopes his activate Strictly will encourage different males to bop – not simply Rob Brydon.
He mentioned “I hope that’s the consequence of me being on the present. I do know blokes really feel self-conscious – notably blokes my age, [they think] I’m going to be known as the dad dancer.
“And I feel I am displaying that I can get on the market and look a bit bit greater than any person shuffling about.”