GEMMA ATKINSON

ACTOR

Soap-star Gemma gained nationwide recognition as Hollyoaks’ character Lisa Hunter and was nominated as ‘Best Newcomer’ at the 2016 National Television Awards for her role in Emmerdale, her pathway to success has included appearances in The Bill, Waterloo Road, Casualty and West End production - Calendar Girls.

As well as TV stints, Gemma has also starred in a number of films, including a comedy where she played an obsessive, controlling girlfriend.

Read more about Gemma on her Wikipedia page: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gemma_Atkinson

Follow Gemma on Twitter: @MissGAtkinson and on Instagram: glouiseatkinson

Gemma will be taking part in the fifteenth series of Strictly and is partnered with Aljaž Skorjanec

Strictly Come Dancing

Week Dance Song Judges scores TotalLeaderboard
      CraigDarceyShirleyBruno   
1 Cha cha cha There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back 4 5 5 6 20 =9th (15)
2 Waltz Un Giorno Per Noi 6 6 7 7 26 8th (15)
3 Charleston The Bare Necessities 7 8 8 8 31 4th (14)
4 Paso doble Viva La Vida 8 9 9 9 35 2nd (13)
5 Foxtrot Believe 8 8 8 - 24 =3rd (12)
6 Jive Ever Fallen In Love 7 8 7 8 30 5th (11)
7 Salsa Sun Comes Up 5 7 7 7 26 8th (10)
8 Viennese Waltz You Don't Have To Say You Love Me 7 7 7 7 28 5th (9)
9 American Smooth Downtown 9 9 10 10 38 2nd (8)
10 Samba The River Of Dreams 6 6 6 7 25 -
10 Pasodoblathon Espana Cani 5th Place 3 6th (7)
11 Quickstep Hello, Dolly! 6 7 8 8 29 =5th (6)
12 Rumba Beneath Your Beautiful 7 8 7 8 30 -
12 Tango My Sharona 8 8 8 8 32 4th (5)
Final Paso doble Viva La Vida 9 9 10 10 38 -
Final Show dance Show Me How You Burlesque 8 9 10 10 37 -
Final American Smooth Downtown 9 10 10 10 39 4th (4)

*Bruno Tonioli was away for Week 5 and only Craig, Darcey and Shirley scored the dances.

Week 13 - American Smooth

Week 13 - Show Dance

Week 13 - Paso doble

Gemma & Aljaž's Journey

Week 12 - Tango

Week 12 - Rumba

Week 11 - Quickstep

Week 10 - Samba

Week 9 - American Smooth

Week 8 - Viennese Waltz

Week 7 - Salsa

Week 6 - Jive

Week 5 - Foxtrot

Week 4 - Paso doble

Week 3 - Charleston

Week 2 - Waltz

WEEK 1 - Cha cha cha

meet Gemma