Strictly’s Jayde Adams explains poignant motive behind same-sex partnership

Strictly Come Dancing season 20 launch present spoilers observe.

Jayde Adams has shared the poignant motive behind her same-sex partnership on Strictly Come Dancing.

Friday’s launch present revealed that the comic will likely be paired up with skilled dancer Karen Hauer, who has reached the ultimate previously with male companions Mark Wright and Jamie Laing.

Each can have a brand new problem on this collection as they dance in a same-sex couple, with Adams telling Digital Spy and different media in regards to the bond between herself and Karen.


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“I feel my partnership with Karen is extra about sisterhood,” she mentioned. “And when you’re within the dance world, which I used to be as a baby, the kind of all-girl and all-male partnerships is sort of commonplace. Clearly it is a new factor in these dance exhibits, the one which’s in Australia and the one which’s in America, however I feel the world is altering and to me it simply would not seem to be something that’s irregular to me. It looks like a totally pure factor.”

She continued: “Additionally to be trustworthy with you, if I used to be in a male partnership, present me one of many lads that is lifting me. I am now going to have the ability to throw Karen Hauer round that dance ground. She’s going over my head, I do not care! [laughs] I can not wait to elevate her as a result of once I danced with my sister, I used to be the bottom and I used to elevate her on a regular basis and truly the final time I danced was really with my sister… so this felt actually pure for me.

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“Clearly all my lot, I can not let you know the quantity of pleasure the entire drag queens and all of my gays – they’re all so thrilled for me. I am gonna have a few them come on and watch the present as properly.”

The comic has additionally spoken about how the solid of RuPaul’s Drag Race helped her hold her look on Strictly secret till the BBC was able to announce it.

Strictly Come Dancing continues on Saturday, September 24 on BBC One and BBC iPlayer.

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