London news All you need to know about Eastenders star Maisie Smith on Strictly Uk news
MetiNews.Com - The Tiffany Butcher actress is ready to take on the dance floor!
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Who is Maisie Smith on Strictly? Taking to the dance floor is 19-year-old soap star Maisie Smith. The EastEnders actress is best known for playing Tiffany Butcher on the BBC soap since 2008 - so she was very young when she joined the show. She has previously appeared on a Strictly special for Children in Need 2019, where she competed against other members of the EastEnders cast with Kevin Clifton, and has hip hop dancing experience from her time at stage school which should stand her in good stead.
Maisie Smith as Tiffany Butcher in EastEnders
(Image: BBC / Jack Barnes)
Maisie, who is also a hit across social media with 739,000 Instagram follows, has been sharing pictures to show just how hard she's been hitting the gym to prove she’s in peak condition to hit the famous Strictly dance floor. The beauty has been sharing post-workout snaps from her gruelling fitness regime on Instagram, showing the extent of her heavy weight training. She's definitely one of the shows dark horses this year with her dancing experience.
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