Emma Thynn, Viscountess Weymouth is a businesswoman, chef, model and philanthropist. Following her marriage in 2013 to Ceawlin Thynn, Viscount Weymouth, Emma became the chatelaine of the Longleat Estate in Wiltshire. Emma was born in London in 1986 to a British mother and Nigerian father and was raised in South Kensington where she was head girl at Queen's Gate School. She later attended University College London where she studied History of Art. In 2015 Emma launched Emma's Kitchen at Longleat, a space for her to share her love of food and cooking using the backdrop of the original kitchens within Longleat House.

In addition, Emma is a contributing editor for British Vogue, makes regular appearances as a guest chef on James Martin's Saturday Morning TV show and is a model and ambassador for various brands. In the area of animal conservation Emma is particularly involved in Longleat's project to help save the Northern White Rhino and its work with the charity TUSK.

Read more about Emma on her Wikipedia page:,_Viscountess_Weymouth

Follow Emma on Instagram: emmaweymouth

Emma will be taking part in the seventeenth series of Strictly and will dance with Aljaž Skorjanec


1Cha cha chaShe's A Lady
3FoxtrotDownton Abbey
4JiveKids In America
5Viennese WaltzSaving All My Love For You


WeekDanceCRHMMSBBT Total
1 Cha cha cha 5 5 4 5 19
2 Tango 4 6 6 6 22
3 Foxtrot 7 7 7 7 28
4 Jive 7 7 7 7 28
5 Viennese Waltz 9 9 9 9 36

CRH = Craig Revel Horwood
MM = Motsi Mabuse
SB = Shirley Ballas
BT = Bruno Tonioli
* In Week 5, Bruno Tonioli was away and was replaced by Alfonso Ribeiro as a guest judge