Strictly Enters The Record Books

Strictly Come Dancing has earned a place in the all-new Guinness Book of World Records as the world’s most successful reality TV format.

A record 38 countries have been sold the format to BBC1’s Saturday primetime show, the new series of which starts on Friday.

Strictly joins actors Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson who make it into the book as part of the hugely successful Harry Potter movie franchise.

The ballroom dancing show recently hit headlines following a controversial change in scheduling, which pits it directly against talent show rival X Factor on Saturday night. Read more here

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