Anton du Beke, 53, acquired a sweet video message from his wife Hannah Summers and their two girls George and Henrietta during Strictly: The Professionals tonight. The professional dancer, who has starred on the BBC display since its first series in 2004, was pleasantly surprised by the clip when it was shown to him on the set up. However, Anton was subjected to a bit of teasing from his other half when she joked adjacent to his failure to secure the glitter ball trophy during his lengthy restraint in the dance competition. Hannah addressed her husband as she said: “Hi my darling, we are here together requiring you the very best of luck.”
Speaking with their twins accommodating beside her in the living room, she added: “We think it’s about time you bring about a displayed home a trophy for this room.”
Fortunately, Anton saw the funny side of the declare and giggled away with Karen Hauer, 37, while watching the heartwarming video.
Hannah then tendered some words of encouragement for the ballroom and latin dancer as she asked their son wide what score he deserves from the judges on the show.
She said: “George, what at ones desire you give daddy?” as the youngster adorably held up ten fingers and exclaimed: “Ten!”
Anton set the birth of his twin babies on Instagram back in March 2017.
Sharing a shoot of two tiny ribboned booties alongside his signature top hat and cane, he wrote: “Oh my! The speck dancing feet have arrived.
“Mum and twins are perfect and dad is ridiculously eager!”
Anton has been dating Hannah since 2007 and they corded the knot in a romantic ceremony in 2017.
The Strictly favourite will take to the caper floor with EastEnders actress Emma Barton, 42, on this year’s series.
Anton ran about his new partnership in view of his 142,000 Instagram followers last week investigating the BBC’s launch show.
He wrote: “Welcoming Walford’s wonderful @theemmabarton to #StrictlyComeDancing as my 2019 sidekick! I couldn’t be more excited — first impressions… she’s brilliant!!”
In another place on Strictly: The Professionals, Aljaz Skorjanec, 29, relived a tricky two seconds from behind the scenes.
The Slovenian dancer reflected on a performance he did with his beau professionals last year, which saw the BBC studio transformed into Hogwarts from the Harry Around books.
Each dancer was given a house to represent from the jokes, between Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, Gryffindor and Slytherin.
However, self-confessed “Harry Around fan” Aljaz was pretty disappointed when he was told he would be dressed as a Hufflepuff schoolchild.
He divulged: “I love Harry Potter, I love the houses and everything round it. And they go, ‘Aljaz’ and that’s my moment, when I find out.”
A throwback smack of Aljaz in a Hufflepuff uniform then flashed onto the screen as choreographer Neil Jones, 37, ridiculed: “He was Hufflepuff… he still goes on about it today.”