KEVIN CLIFTON

Biography: Born in Grimsby to former World Champion dancers Keith and Judy Clifton, Kevin was destined to become a professional dancer himself (and his sister is World Champion Ballroom dancer Joanne Clifton). He trained in ballroom and latin from the age of four, winning national and international titles before retiring from competition and moving into the theatre, appearing in stage version of Dirty Dancing and was also the principal dancer in the West End show Burn The Floor alongside his wife and Strictly professional Karen Clifton. Kevin has previously worked as an assistant choreographer and performed in some group dance routines on Strictly Come Dancing, and took to the floor as one of the competing professional dancers from series 11.
Speciality: Ballroom, Latin
Official Websites: Follow on twitter @keviclifton

strictly come dancing history

 
Series Celebrity Last week Position Last dance(s)
11 Susanna Reid Final =2nd Quickstep, Show dance, Paso double
12 Frankie Bridge Final =2nd Samba, Show dance, Paso doble
13 Kellie Bright Final =2nd Tango, Show dance, Charleston
14 Louise Redknapp Final =2nd Cha cha cha; Show dance; Argentine Tango