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Strictly Come Dancing star Lisa Riley has claimed that her pole dancing skills secured her a position on the show. The ex-Emmerdale actress, who is paired with Robin Windsor, suggested that she had impressed producers by mastering sexy moves for a recent stage appearance. "I did a play that involved a pole dancing scene this year and I think one of the Strictly producers saw it, so I got the call," she told the Radio Times. "I was a bit nervous because all the dancers are so dinky and, well, I'm not." Riley also admitted to being apprehensive (more) »

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