Strictly’s Amy Dowden and Karim Zeroual reveal dream to lift Glitterball trophy


The pair have made mates for all times


In an unique interview and photoshoot with HELLO! journal, Strictly Come Dancing‘s Amy Dowden says that if she and associate Karim Zeroual get to take house this 12 months’s Strictly title, she desires to create a marriage cake within the form of the Glitterball trophy. “It would be a dream to win Strictly this year with Karim,” she tells HELLO! “It’s the celebrity that gets to keep the trophy, though, so I would probably have to make do with a glitterball-shaped wedding cake instead!”

The two additionally inform the journal about their shut bond and how Karim might be a visitor when she marries fiancé Ben Jones subsequent summer season. “I’ve made a friend for life,” says Amy of Karim. “I see Karim as my little brother and I so want him to be there.”

“It could be a dream to win Strictly this 12 months with Karim,” says Amy

He provides: “We can be honest with each other if we like the choreography or we don’t. It’s a friendship where we both want the exact same thing at the end of it. She knows more about me than I know about myself!”

And Amy says that she knew Karim had a pure dancing capacity as quickly as she met him. “He’s has got this abundance of natural ability and star quality – it’s something I could see from day one,” Amy tells us. “It’s something you can’t teach.”

Amy mentioned she seen Karim’s potential from the beginning

Speaking to HELLO! on the Pride of Britain Awards in October, Amy additionally addressed claims that she and Karim are being undermarked by the judges. “We take the judges’ comments and criticism, we go in, and we work harder. They’re experts and I look up to them and everyone’s entitled to their opinion, so it’s not going to stop us. We’re going to keep pushing and working as hard as we possibly can.”

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