Kevin, 36, used to be in spite of everything granted victory closing yr when his dance spouse Stacey Dooley, 32, gained Strictly Come Dancing and the celebrated Glitterball trophy.
The champions have been topped after Kevin had made it to the general 4 instances up to now, however simply misplaced out at the pole place.
With this yr’s line-up absolutely whole, the hearsay mill has already long gone into overdrive with enthusiasts os the BBC dance display predicting Kevin can be partnered with Michelle Visage, 50.
Although Kevin is a well-liked face at the programme, his win closing yr may just rather well have sealed his destiny this time round.
Since the display started again in 2004, there were all means of winners, from cleaning soap stars to carrying legends and pa sensations alike.
They have most effective reached their good fortune because of the dedication and willpower in their skilled companions keen to coach all hours to succeed in the Glitterball.
Over the years, there has most effective ever been one skilled to say the coveted name two times.
Former skilled Aliona Vilani, 35, scooped the crown along McFly celebrity Harry Judd, 33, again in 2011 and on the other hand with The Wanted frontman Jay McGuiness, 29, 4 years later in 2015.
Despite Aliona’s good fortune, no different feminine skilled or any unmarried male professional dancer has ever gained the display two times.
Adding to the statistics, no skilled has ever claimed the crowning succession, hanging Kevin’s probabilities of victory this yr on skinny ice.
However, two different feminine execs have a twin championship name at the display with former megastar Lilia Kopylova, 41, and Janette Manrara, 35, have gained two Christmas editions of the programme each and every.
Lilia is essentially the most a success skilled dancer within the display’s historical past, having gained the profitable name of the common version in 2005 with Darren Gough, 48.
Former male skilled Darren Bennett, 42, up to now gained two editions of the festive specials however didn’t protected victory of the common display.
Whereas his fellow former megastar Brendan Cole, 43, has one win from the common series and one win from the Christmas version.
With no male but to win the Glitterball trophy two times, does those statistics counsel Kevin will its out at the crown this yr?