Ed tipped for London stage!
The ex-Labour MP and partner Katya Jones became fan favourites on the dance contest, with their animated moves and inventive choreography taking them to week 10 of the competition. said: “I was hooked on Strictly. I think he was everything we need right now – not taking yourself too seriously.
“He put joy back into our culture for a few weeks and he made politicians seem real.”
Asked if he could star in his own production, Friedman joked: “Ed will Balls: The Musical be the headline!
“If I was doing the sort of show where there was something for Ed Balls to do, I wouldn’t hesitate. I’d cast him in a heartbeat.
“I adored his spirit. I even voted for him and I’ve never voted in my life before.”