’As Strictly returns, Aljaz says the pair are ‘so happy to be back’, with Janette adding: ‘This is our fourth year doing the show and every year it just gets better and better.
The producers have done an incredible job of pulling together a brilliant line-up.’Speaking about the new contestants, Aljaz and Janette proclaimed that they were excited to welcome singers Will Young and Anastacia to the contest, while Daisy Lowe, Greg Rutherford and Claudia Fragapane were also exciting additions to the line-up.
An Argentine Tango she performed with Bryant was the first dance on Season 5 to receive a standing ovation from the judges.
However, Skorjanec was eliminated during week 7, along with contemporary dancer Jason Glover.
Skorjanec is best known for her appearances on the US series So You Think You Can Dance and British Ballroom Reality Television competition, Strictly Come Dancing.
Skorjanec began performing in musical theatre at age 12, and started her formal dance training at 19, studying ballroom, ballet, pointe, jazz and hip-hop.
We really are like best friends, and that’s kind of what we need more than anything—that comfort of knowing that someone you love so much is there with you.
Your fans on Facebook were stunned, but deliriously happy when you updated your status last week to indicate that you and Jason are officially a couple. I broke up with the boyfriend I had a week before Vegas Week, and when I went to Vegas, I remembered Jason from season four.
Xxxxxx", while dancer Kristina Rihanoff wrote: "@Alijaz Skorjanec @JManrara congrats you beauties." 's Kevin Clifton, who married his dance partner Karen Hauer this summer, tweeted: "Congrats to 2 of our best mates.
Beautiful couple @Alijaz Skorjanec @JManrara." American Janette and Aljaz have been professionals on since 2013 – which Slovenia-born Aljaz went on to win with his celebrity partner Abbey Clancy.
Musical duo: Attending the launch of new rock musical 27, inspired by the tragic passing of rock legends at the age of 27, the lovebirds complemented each other perfectly as they donned matching black blazers Highlighting her petite 5ft 1in figure, Janette opted to swap her dancing shoes for a high black platform pump as they arrived in style at the exclusive musical event.