Curtis Pritchard from Love Island CONFIRMED as a dance coach on the very first series of Drag Race UK
He has broken the attention of the public thanks to his heartbreaking and challenging antics on this year's Love Island.
And Curtis Pritchard's fame outside the villa seems to be rising even further, as he was announced as a dance coach on the first series of RuPaul's Drag Race UK, along with brother AJ, on Wednesday.
The style dancer, 23, and his professional brother or sister Strictly Come Dancing, 26, looked delighted when they presented themselves with Drag Race judge Michelle Visage in the studio.
Confirmed: Curtis Pritchard's fame outside the villa seems to be rising even further as he was announced as a dance coach on the first series of RuPaul's Drag Race UK, alongside brother AJ
The show's unveiling was filmed before Curtis & # 39; stint in the Love Island villa, the caption reads: & # 39; You betta work! So excited to tell you that Curtis & @ aj11ace are part of the all-new BBC3 Rupaul UK as dance coaches and choreographers for series 1.
& # 39; This show is iconic worldwide and being part of something so special is an honor for both brothers.
& # 39; Curtis and AJ shot this earlier this year and can't wait for you all to see what they've done with the Queens.
Come to @bbcthree this fall and make sure you see @rupaulofficial the British First Drag Superstar! & # 39;
Courting attention: Curtis has made waves in the Love Island villa for his doomed romance with Amy Hart, 26, and his ordinary antics with new partner Maura Higgins, 28 (above)
Racy: The dancer and Maura left the viewers shocked when they became hot and heavy under the sheets in the Hideaway on the Tuesday edition of Love Island
Curtis has made waves in the Love Island villa for his doomed romance with Amy Hart, 26, and his ordinary antics with new partner Maura Higgins, 28.
The dancer and Maura left the viewers shocked when they became hot and heavy under the sheets in the Hideaway on the Tuesday edition of Love Island.
Viewers were left behind by the pair when the raster girl eagerly heard in bed with the ballroom pro before she spent their night full of passion & # 39; f *** y-tastic & # 39; burned.
Fans did not stop sharing their aversion to their ordinary romp while tweeting: & # 39; Uggghhh Was that a sex sound? F *** & # 39; s Maura and Curtis … No more please. Not anymore. #LoveIsland.
Dancer: AJ is known to the public as one of the ballroom pros at Strictly Come Dancing (above with Lauren Steadman)
CONFIRMED: The brothers are joining stars, including Cheryl, 36, who confirmed that she will be a guest judge in the very first series of Drag Race UK
Queen of Newcastle: The official Twitter account for RuPaul & # 39; s Drag Race UK shared the news with a photo of & # 39; the Queen of Newcastle & # 39; Cheryl pouting for her standing room
Aside from his antics from Love Island, Curtis is also known to the Irish public as a pro on Dancing With The Stars.
The brothers join a star-studded line-up for the BBC Three show, including Cheryl, 36, Spider-Man actor Andrew Garfield, 35, and Black Mirror star Michaela Coel, 31, who have also been confirmed as guest jury members in the show.
Little Mix & Jade Thirlwall, 26, Maisie Williams and Geri Horner are also in the line-up of celebrities.
Smash hit: Drag Race is already a huge success in the US and the British version will debut on BBC Three television screens in the fall
Iconic: RuPaul and Michelle Visage will sit on the main jury
Andrew, who is a huge Drag Race fan, will appear as an & # 39; extra special guest judge & # 39; in the very first episode of the upcoming series in which ten British queens take to the road.
The three stars join veterans RuPaul and Michelle Visage on the jury panel with Graham Norton and Alan Carr who appear every week as rotating jury members.
In December it was announced that RuPaul & # 39; s Drag Race will launch its first ever British version on BBC Three.
Drag Race is already a huge success in the US with a record-breaking 30 Emmy nominations, with a total of nine wins, including Outstanding Reality Competition Program and Outstanding Host for a Reality Competition Program.
Drag Race UK from RuPaul makes its debut on BBC Three television screens in the fall.
Shante, you stay: Andrew Garfield and Black Mirror star Michaela Coel have also been confirmed as guest jury members at RuPaul & # 39; s Drag Race UK (L-R)
Spice Up Your Life: they join Maisie Williams, Geri Horner (photo) and Jade Thirlwall in the line-up of celebrities
Ru-vealed: self-known Drag Race superfan, Jade Thirlwall, Little Mix, 26, said: “I absolutely love everything about drag. I love that it's art. I love how fantastic it is, how nice it is … & # 39;
Confirmed: Graham Norton and Alan Carr appear every week as rotating judges alongside RuPaul and Michelle Visage (L-R)
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