Kevin Clifton is an English professional dancer, choreographer, and property investor who is most prominently known for his appearance on the Strictly Come Dancing. After making his first appearance on series 11 of BBC’s celebrity dance show in 2013, he had been partnered with a celebrity right up till series 17 of the show. Besides that, Clifton has garnered a huge fan base with more than 300k followers on Twitter and more than 400k followers on Instagram.
Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
Kevin is represented by Oliver of InterTalent Rights Group.
Girlfriend / Spouse
Kevin has dated –
- Anna Melnikova – He was 20 years old when he married her according to rumors.
- Clare Craze (2007-2013)
- – Rumor
- Karen Hauer (2015-2018) – They tied the know with one another on July 11, 2015. Later, on March 15, 2018, the couple announced that they had parted ways.
- Stacey Dooley (2019-Present)
- Chiseled jawline
- Wears a pair of oval spectacles when not performing
Kevin Clifton Facts
- He was raised in the small town of North East Lincolnshire.
- Kevin was very good academically but chose to pursue his passion rather than complete his education.
- His aesthetic dance skills were inherited from his parents who were both world-class dancers themselves and also Kevin’s mentors.
- He picked up the dance styles ballroom and Latin at first. However, he picked Latin to not be a direct competition to his younger sister.
- Kevin’s sister Joanne is also a professional dancer. While Kevin competed nationally and internationally during his younger days, she was his partner.
- His parents parted ways with one another during his younger days.
- His tremendous skills earned him various accolades such as the title of “Youth World Number 1.” He is also a four-time British Latin Champion and has won International Open titles in various countries including Italy, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Sweden, Japan, France, Hong Kong, Finland, and Belgium to name a few.
- In 2007, Kevin was ranked #7th place in the world for competitive dancing.
- He began his career in entertainment in 2010, with the musical play titled Dirty Dancing The Musical.
- In his free time, he enjoys watching football matches and is a huge supporter of Chelsea. Besides that, he has been a fan of WWE ever since he was a child.
- Kevin is a patron of the “Wheelchair DanceSport Association.”
Featured Image By Burn The Dance Floor / Instagram
Facts of Kevin Clifton
- Gender Male
- full nameKevin Clifton
- nicknamesKevin From Grimsby
- birthplaceWaltham, Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
- Date of Birth October 13, 1982
- Age 39 years 1 months
- Horoscope Libra
- Lucky Number 7
- Lucky Stone Peridot
- Lucky Color Blue
- Best Match for Marriage Gemini
- professionDancer, Choreographer, Property Investor
- weight62 kg or 136.5 lbs
- height5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
- hair colorDark Brown
- eye colorGreen
- body type / buildAthletic
- motherJudy Clifton
- fatherKeith Clifton
- favorite foodFish ‘n’ chips