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Ronnie Corbett is rumoured to have been lined up as a possible replacement for Bruce Forsyth on Strictly Come Dancing. Show producers are said to be planning to approach a number of alternative hosts in case the 84-year-old decides to step down next year. According to The Mirror, Corbett, 81, and professional dancer Anton du Beke - who has been on the BBC show since the start - are being considered as Forsyth's successors. Claudia Winkleman, who used to present Strictly spinoff It Takes Two and now fills in for Forsyth on the Sunday results shows, is also being touted as an option. "It's the first time we are hearing there could be movement with Bruce," a source told the paper. "In previous years it's never even been spoken of. But ­producers seem to think that this year is [Forsyth's] last and they need to be (more) »


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