Dancing on Ice

British ice skating competition series

Dancing on Ice is a British television series currently presented by Stephen Mulhern and Holly Willoughby. Former hosts include Phillip Schofield, who hosted from 2006 to 2023, and Christine Lampard, who hosted in Willoughby's absence from 2012 to 2014. The series features celebrities and their professional partners figure skating in front of a panel of judges. The series, broadcast on ITV, started on 14 January 2006 and initially ended on 9 March 2014.

Dancing on Ice
Creative directorsChristopher Dean (2008–2013)
Jayne Torvil (2008–2013)
Karen Barber (2018–)
Presented byHolly Willoughby
Phillip Schofield
Christine Lampard
Stephen Mulhern
JudgesRobin Cousins
Karen Barber
Jason Gardiner
Nicky Slater
Karen Kresge
Ruthie Henshall
Natalia Bestemianova
Emma Bunton
Katarina Witt
Louie Spence
Ashley Roberts
Jayne Torvill
Christopher Dean
Ashley Banjo
John Barrowman
Oti Mabuse
Voices ofTony Gubba
Simon Reed
Matt Chapman
Sam Matterface
Theme music composerPaul Farrer
Original release
NetworkITV
ReleaseMarch 2005 –
present

On 4 September 2017, it was announced that a revived series would air on ITV from 7 January 2018 with Schofield and Willoughby returning as hosts. Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean assumed new roles as head judges, alongside original judge Jason Gardiner and new judge Ashley Banjo. In 2020, John Barrowman replaced Gardiner as a judge, however on 3 October 2021, it was announced that Barrowman would not be returning to the judging panel. His replacement was later announced as Strictly Come Dancing professional Oti Mabuse. During the finale of the fifteenth series, it was confirmed that the show would return in 2024 for its sixteenth series. In 2023, It was announced that Schofield would not be returning to the show. His replacement was later announced as Catchphrasepresenter Stephen Mulhern.

Cast change

Presenters change

Series Presenters Guest
1 2 1
1 Holly Willoughby Phillip Schofield
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3
4
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7 Christine Lampard
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10 Holly Willoughby
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12
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14 Stephen Mulhern
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16 Stephen Mulhern

Judge change

Series Judges
1 2 3 4 5
1 Robin Cousins Karen Barber Nicky Slater Jason Gardiner Karen Kresge
2 Natalie Bestemianova
3 Ruthie Henshall
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5 Emma Bunton
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7 Louie Spence Katerina Witt
8 Jason Gardiner Ashley Roberts
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10 Christopher Dean Jayne Torvill Jason Gardiner Ashley Banjo
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12 John Barrowman
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14 Oti Mabuse
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