Biography: Hailing from County Wicklow in Ireland, Tristan was born in 1982 and started dancing when his gran took him and his sister to classes in Enniskerry and competed at European level in juvenile, junior and amateur competitions. He is married to Australian actress Tahyna Tozzi.
Tristan had an uncredited appearance in the film Ella Enchanted and has performed in stage shows including Dirty Dancing and Burn The Floor. He has previously competed on five series of Dances With The Stars in the US, and is joining Strictly Come Dancing for the twelfth series.
Official Websites: Follow on twitter @TristanMacManus

strictly come dancing history

Series Celebrity Last week Position Last dance(s)
12 Jennifer Gibney 3 14th Foxtrot
13 Jamelia 9 8th Quickstep

Christmas Specials

Tristan has competed in one Christmas Special, dancing with Rachel Stevens in 2014.