Strictly Come Dancing's Will Mellor be the 11th celebrity to be axed before its final

By FactsWow Team

Posted on: 13 Dec, 2022

The lower voting

A week before Strictly Come Dancing's finale, soap star Will Mellor quit the show. Public votes were the fewest; Coronation Street star Rex Harrison battled against X-Factor star Fleur East in a tense dance-off.

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The grief discussion

The 43-year-old actor and his mother, Shirley, have spoken candidly about their grief after losing his father in 2020.

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Remaining performances

The five remaining couples performed two routines on Sunday night's show to impress the judges - Craig Revel Horwood, Motsi Mabuse, Anton Du Beke, and Shirley Ballas.

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Will's score

After Fleur received 74 points, Hollyoaks actor Will scored 70 points, placing him at the bottom of the leaderboard.

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Mellor's speech

During his final words, Mellor said: I'm grateful for this opportunity to bring a smile to my mum's face. I will put everything I have learned from all the shows forward in my future endeavors.

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His thankful message

I did not think I could reach this level, and I am so grateful to everyone who has supported me, voted for me, and sent me messages.

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The phenomenal act

Motsi Mabuse chose East due to its 'details,' Craig Revel Horwood mentioned that it was the most impressive act.

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Tough competition

She called it the 'most difficult decision' she had ever made in the competition because of the small details. Judge Shirley Ballas knows the public went in a different direction, but due to the 'micro details,' she also voted for East.

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