It is vastly superior to it's American counterpart, Dancing with the Stars.
This season features a contestant who never fails to make me smile. I think it's impossible to be grumpy whilst watching him dance.
Russell Grant is an astrologer who came to public attention in the 1980s. He was always larger than life in personality and size. Before appearing on Strictly, he lost 10 stone (140 pounds!). Ross says he's always found him really irritating, but can't deny that he's a joy to watch dance.
Check it out for yourself.
Good Lord! Those facial expressions are adorable! I think mostly, I love how much he's obviously loving it.
Isn't it fun to love doing things!?!