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22 September 2023, 14:48 | Updated: 4 October 2023, 11:56
Strictly Come Dancing is back once again for another thrilling series in 2023!
Nancy Xu is one of the many returning Strictly professional dancers, and here is a handy guide to the talented star:
Nancy Xu is a professional dancer from Hunan, China, who has a lot of dancing experience to brag about.
She began dancing at the age of eight, and attended the Guangzhou Dancing School.
Nancy is a specialist Latin dancer who has gone global with her skills.
Some of her achievements include runner-up at the Singapore Championships and third place at the CBDF National Amateur Latin Championships.
Nancy has also made the finals of So You Think You Can Dance China and had a role in West End and Broadway show Burn The Floor.
She was born on July 30, 1991, and celebrated her 32nd birthday in 2023.
Nancy is dating professional bodyguard Mikee Michele, who is also a martial arts expert and trained choreographer - often putting together careful fight scenes for movies.
The pair often post loved-up snaps on their social media together as they travel the world.
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