Strictly Come Dancing viewers have praised the show for having two same-sex couples for this year’s series. 2021 winner Giovanni Pernice has been paired up with Richie Anderson, while comedian Jayde Adams will be dancing with Karen Hauer.
People have since applauded the pairings, and branded them as “historic”. “LOVE that Giovanni is in the same-sex partnership!
Another historic moment,” wrote one fan, as someone else said: “#Strictly I'm so happy for Karen, she's been vocal about wanting a same sex partnership, no doubt you'll get some vile, tiresome complaints, but the show is modernising and moving with the times.” “Two same sex partnerships, good luck to Jayde,” they added.
Another fan penned on Twitter: “Two same sex couples! Spoiling us this year #Strictly”, while someone else went on: “Karen in a Same Sex partnership this year OMG I've always wanted this to happen,” followed by a string of heart emojis. “2 same sex dance couples?Read more on ok.co.uk