ZOELLA’s YouTube star brother Joe Sugg has signed up for the new series of Strictly Come Dancing.
The 26-year-old is hoping to “launch into the mainstream” according to new reports.
Getty – Contributor Joe Sugg has signed up to the new series of Strictly Come Dancing
A source told Metro.co.uk: “Joe has done extremely well for himself on YouTube and after a lot of negotiation he’s agreed to give Strictly a go.
“He thinks this will be a good launch pad to go.”
Vlogger Joe has a huge YouTube fanbase and is also a filmmake and author.
The website says that his sister Zoe Sugg aka Zoella and her YouTube star boyfriend Alfie Deyes will be in the audience every week to cheer him on.
Getty – Contributor Joe expects YouTube star sister Zoella to be in the audience each week when he competes on the BBC1 show
The insider added: “Zoe, Alfie and the rest of his YouTube friends are going to be there supporting him in the audience every week – even if he’s not the best dancer his fanbase is a force to be reckoned with.”
The news comes after The Sun revealed Pussycat Dolls stunner Ashley Roberts, radio star Vick Hope and Steps’ Faye Tozer.
The Sun’s Bizarre revealed singer Ashley, 36 — who found fame in the American pop group alongside Nicole Scherzinger, 40 — was handpicked by Beeb bosses as this series’ big sexy signing.
PA There are several names joining Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman for the news series of Strictly