Entertainment Oti Mabuse drops Strictly Come Dancing bombshell - and fans will be devastated
Oti Mabuse makes surprising confession about her sister
Strictly's Oti Mabuse makes surprising confession about her sister – and we did not see it coming. The Strictly Come Dancing star is a two-time champion on the BBC One series – with consecutive wins no less – and her older sister, Motsi, is also a world-class dancer and judge on the show. READ: Oti Mabuse breaks her silence over Strictly Come Dancing quitting rumours But, when quizzed about who the better dancer is during her upcoming appearance on The Jonathan Ross Show on Saturday – Oti admitted it was neither of them! Loading the player...
has surprised fans by revealing that the next series will be her last.
The professional dancer, who joined the Strictly family in 2015, has won the last two seasons, making her the only pro to win twice.
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The 30-year-old star was crowned the winner of the 2019 series withbefore lifting the glitterball again the following year with .
Oti Mabuse clarifies Strictly exit rumours
Oti Mabuse shed some light on rumours she is to leave Strictly Come Dancing after saying the 2021 series would be her last
Video: Oti Mabuse reveals the next series of Strictly will be her last (Cover Video)
During an interview with, Oti revealed: "I love to dance and love bringing joy to so many people, but I think (this year's Strictly) will be the last.
"To be part of a show like Strictly, which is so diverse in every sense of the word, is incredible," she continued, adding: "But honestly… as a woman I can't be dancing forever."
The star, who is a Strictly fan favourite, previously landed a judging role on The Greatest Dancer in 2019, but will now appear as a judge for ITV's The Masked Dancer.
Last month,discussed one of the headlines suggesting the professional dancer was set to quit Strictly.
Oti Mabuse candidly admits she didn't speak to sister Motsi for three months
Oti Mabuse candidly admits she didn't speak to sister Motsi for 3 months
Oti has won Strictly Come Dancing twice
The story said Oti had sparked rumours she would be leaving after being appointed as one of the new judges on the new ITV show.
Host Steph asked: "So what is going on, everyone is talking about whether you're going to be in Strictly this year?" To which, Oti replied: "Ahh! Do you know what, some of these conversations obviously I have never been a part of - they are above my pay grade."
Keeping it vague, the two-time champion added: "I can't say yes as to whether I'm going back or not. So, everybody will have to wait and see to find out what is going on. But it is nice to be spoken about… right?"
Steph probed further: "You've got people fighting over you, according to this article!" Oti then responded: "Yes, according to that article! I'm a little dot. These are big shows!"
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