Radio Presenter

Vanessa Feltz was born in London, and studied English at Cambridge University before starting her career as a journalist. She moved into television in the 1980s, and started working on programmes such as This Morning and The Big Breakfast before hosting her own show Vanessa on ITV. Vanessa has appeared on reality television and was one of the housemates in the first series of Celebrity Big Brother and took part in Celebrity Wife Swap. She started presenting radio in 2002 with BBC London, and took over the BBC Radio 2 Early Breakfast Show in 2011.
Vanessa will be taking part in the eleventh series of Strictly Come Dancing and will be dancing with James Jordan.

Strictly Come Dancing

Week Dance Song Judges scores TotalLeaderboard*
1 Cha cha cha That Don't Impress Me Much 3 5 6 5 19 =12th (15)
2 Waltz Run To You 5 6 6 6 23 12th (15)
3 Tango Lay All Your Love On Me 3 5 6 6 20 13th (14)
*Leaderboard position in Week 2 is based on a combined score from Week 1 and Week 2 dances.


Week 3 - Tango


Week 2 - Waltz


Week 1 - Cha cha cha


First steps...