Hol­lyoak Dan joins Strictly!

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GRABBED: Da­band HOL­LYOAKS star Danny Mac has been named as the sev­enth con­tes­tant on Strictly Come Danc­ing.

The 28-year-old ac­tor will join sexy pop babe Louise Red­knap and TV pre­sen­ter Laura Whit­more on the BBC show.

Danny ( above), who played Mark Sav­age on the show, said: “I’m as ter­ri­fied as I am ex­cited! I’ve done a few bits and bobs of se­cret film­ing for the show and it’s all be­come very real now.

“I can’t be­lieve I’m now part of the big­gest show on tele­vi­sion. I can’t wait to get started.

A pro­fes­sional ac­tor since the age of 10, Danny starred in the multi-award win­ning West End pro­duc­tion of Wicked for four years.

He joined Hol­lyoaks in 2011 and spent four years on the C4 soap, earn­ing a nom­i­na­tion at the Na­tional Tele­vi­sion Awards for Best New­comer, Most Pop­u­lar New­comer, and Best Se­rial Drama Per­for­mance.

He was also voted three times as Soap’s Sex­i­est Man at the In­side Soap Awards. OT­TERS sleep hold­ing hands

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