Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two star Ian Waite has uncovered that he is leaving the show.
The artist turned-presenter is the subsequent star to stop the Strictly spin-off, following host Zoe Ball’s flight declaration on Monday (May 17).
Waite shared his choice to leave the arrangement by means of his online media page, close by a progression of photographs with Ball. In an inscription, he depicted his customary movement part as an “extraordinary excursion” and called the show’s fans “great”.
Waite stated: “Goodness! What a mind blowing venture. It is with incredible misery yet additionally a ton of pride that following ten years introducing Waite’s Warm Up on #ItTakesTwo the sister show to @bbcstrictly I will take care of my wand to zero in on my dance wellness brand Fitsteps and furthermore my exceptional visit with Vincent Simone The Ballroom Boys.
“I need to thank all the astounding team, make up specialists, chiefs, makers, who made it so charming to come in to work. I feel so appreciative to have been offered the chance to work with Strictly since the principal year in 2004 and I will keep on supporting all my remarkably skilled individual star artists, judges, celebs and anticipate their exhibitions in 2021.
“This excursion would not have been conceivable without the unrivaled Zoe Ball who has been the most faithful, adoring, caring companion one could wish to have. I will miss you the most however realize that we will in any case see each other a ton later on. Ultimately thank you to all our awesome ITT fans you are the awesome!”
Waite’s choice was met with trouble by many. Rigorously artist Katya Jones remarked on the post, expressing: “Ian!!!!!!! We will miss you so much!!!!!! Wishing you an extraordinary accomplishment with all the other things, however Waite’s warm up will not be something similar.”
“Love you leggy one. See you in a squirm x,” Ball added under the post, while Oti Mabuse and Kevin Clifton likewise left messages of help.
Ball, who has been a moderator on It Takes Two for 10 years, affirmed for the current week that she would be “dancing endlessly” from the show so she could take on “new cha challenges”.