Strictly: Caroline Quentin becomes fourth contestant to be eliminated from the show as Maisie Smith lands on dance-off AGAIN
Caroline Quentin became the fourth candidate to be eliminated from Strictly Come Dancing on Sunday.
On the pre-recorded results show, the 60-year-old actress took part in the dance against Maisie Smith – who narrowly avoided the chop for a second time – after scoring 24 and 27 out of 40 points, respectively .
The former Jonathan Creek star hailed his professional partner Johannes Radebe as his ‘greatest gift’, saying her five-week stint had fulfilled her childhood dream of becoming a dancer.
Everywhere: Caroline Quentin became the fourth candidate to be eliminated from Strictly Come Dancing on Sunday
The broadcaster failed when she and South African dancer Johannes, 33, performed Fontella Bass’s Cha Cha to Rescue Me, while EastEnders star Maisie, 19, and Gorka Márquez, 30, danced. salsa on Meghan Trainor’s Better When I’m Dancing. .
Judges Craig Revel Horwood, Shirley Ballas and Anton Du Beke – who replaced Motsi Mabuse while she self-isolates – have unanimously chosen to save the star from the soap opera once again after a few difficult weeks.
When asked if she had achieved her goals appearing on the TBEN hit, presenter Caroline told hosts Claudia Winkleman and Tess Daly: ‘Yeah.
“In a way a little more than that because I had the honor and privilege to work with some of the greatest dancers this country has ever known, I mean I really believe it, I think ‘they are absolutely fantastic.
“But of course my biggest gift to come on this show is this man.
Choreographer Johannes expressed his gratitude to the chopped star adding: ‘Oh my God, what a woman, thank you, thank you again!
‘Thanks thanks thanks. I don’t know what to say, because it was a beautiful trip, I had a beautiful trip with you, thank you darling, thank you.
True to the theme of the Elstree-based ‘Blackpool’ special, the professional dancers showcased their fancy footwork while dancing to Billy Ocean.