Anton Du Beke

British television presenter; dancer

Anthony Paul Beke (born 20 July 1966), known professionally as Anton Du Beke, is a British ballroom and Latin dancer and television presenter, best known as a professional dancer on the BBC One celebrity dancing show Strictly Come Dancing since 2004 and also a former judge in 2020 replacing Motsi Mabuse after she caught Coronavirus. His professional dancer partner since 1997 has been Erin Boag. Du Beke was also a former presenter on This Morning.

Du Beke and Erin Boag at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham in January 2008

In 2009, he presented the BBC UK version Hole in the Wall, replacing Dale Winton after being a team captain in 2008.

In November 2017, Du Beke released his debut studio album, From the Top, on Polydor Records. It reached number 21 on the UK Albums Chart.

Early lifeEdit

Du Beke was born in Sevenoaks, Kent.