Baby Spice will join Brucie for new series of TV show

Emma Bunton will be among the celebs strutting their stuff on a new series of Strictly Come Dancing.

The former Spice Girl ,30, has signed up for the popular Saturday night show hosted by Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly.

She will be joined by Eastenders’ Louisa Lytton, presenter Carol Smillie, Claire King from Bad Girls, Casualty’s Georgina Bouzova, singer Mica Paris and Jan Ravens from Dead Ringers.

The men include comedian Jimmy Tarbuck, footballer Peter Schmeichel, newsreader Nick Owen, cricketer Mark Ramprakash, rugby player Matt Dawson, former Corrie actor Ray Fearon and Five Live DJ Spoony.

Bruce Forsyth said: ‘The nation seems to have taken Strictly Come Dancing to its heart in a way we could never have believed it would happen. I can’t wait to get back on screen.’