Biography: South African born Oti Mabuse started dancing at a young age along with her sister (who is also a professional dancer, and judge on the German version of Strictly), although she initially studied Civil Engineering at University before decided that dancing was the career for her. After a successful dancing career in South Africa, she moved to Germany, and with dance partner Marius Iepure, reaching the finals in international competitions, including the World Cup Latin championship. Oti has also competed in the German version of Strictly Come Dancing, and is joining the ranks of the professional dancers on the thirteenth series of Strictly.
Speciality: Latin American
Professional Partner: Marius Iepure
Official Website: Follow on twitter @otlile_mabuse


Series Celebrity Last week Position Last dance(s)
13 Anthony Ogogo 3 14th Paso doble
14 Danny Mac Final =2nd Quickstep; Show dance; Samba
15 Jonnie Peacock 9 8th Tango
16 Graeme Swann 10 7th Quickstep
17 Kelvin Fletcher - - -