10 Aug 2022, 11:44
Helen Skelton has reportedly signed up for Strictly Come Dancing 2022 following her marriage split.
Reports claim that the TV presenter is doing the BBC One dancing show this autumn.
A source claims Helen doing Strictly is the “perfect way to bounce back” following a difficult few months.
Is Helen doing Strictly this year? (Credit: SplashNews.com)
Is Helen Skelton doing Strictly Come Dancing?
According to an insider, Helen is a “great signing for the show and enormously popular with viewers”.
The source told The Sun: “Most people are absolutely desperate to avoid the Strictly curse but Helen would love it to give her some confidence back.
“She’s a great signing for the show and enormously popular with viewers, especially after what has happened to her lately.
Helen split from her husband earlier this year (Credit: ITV)
“Everyone on the inside thinks she could end up going a very long way.”
A rep for Strictly declined to comment when approached by ED!.
The claims come just a few months after Helen confirmed she had split from her husband Richie Myler.
In April, Helen announced on Instagram: “Very sad to say Richie and I are no longer a couple. He has left the family home.
“We will be doing our best to co-parent our small children.”
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Helen and Richie are parents to sons Ernie, seven, and Louis, five, and daughter Elsie Kate, who was born in December 2021.
She said: “That whole thing about ‘it takes a village’, I believe that.
“You need to be with people who are in the same boat, otherwise, the mum guilt can be suffocating.
“Sometimes I am a full-time mum with the guilt of thinking I should be out working, and other times I am a working mum with the guilt that I’m not at home with them.”
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