Anton Du Beke broke down in tears as he paid an emotional tribute to Len Goodman.
The ballroom legend’s dying — who died on April 22 on the age of 78 from bone most cancers — devastated the “Strictly Come Dancing” household, together with his fellow dancer, who did a foxtrot in honor of the late choose.
Talking on tour on the Corn Trade, the 56-year-old star erupted as he informed the gang about ‘An Night with Anton Du Beke’ on Monday (04.24.23): “I have been like this all day, a multitude. My previous pal, Lord Len Goodman. We love you Len.
“He’s a degree of reference for all judges. I’ve at all times tried to observe his recommendation, which is, ‘Be your self and say what you see.’ “
Fellow ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ stars additionally paid tearful tributes to the icon.
Craig Revel Horwood took to Twitter earlier this week in remembrance of his pal and his iconic catchphrase.
He mentioned: “I simply woke as much as the unhappy information that my fantastic colleague and expensive pal Len Goodman has handed away.
“My coronary heart and love goes out to his beautiful Sue and household. Len Goody Goodman is what I’ve at all times known as him and ‘It is a ten from Len and seveeeeern’ will dwell with me without end. RIP Len.”
Bruno Tonioli took to Instagram in a touching publish through which he mentioned he’ll “treasure” the recollections he has of taking part with him.
She wrote: “Hart broke my expensive pal and associate for 19 years, the one ballroom legend #lengoodman is useless.
“I’ll treasure the reminiscence of our unbelievable adventures and the a whole lot of exhibits we’ve finished collectively @bbcstrictly @dancingwiththestars won’t ever be anybody such as you” we’ll miss you. (sic)”