South Africa's Cameron Lombard joins Strictly Come Dancing

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  • 20-year-old Cameron Lombard will join the 19th season of Strictly Come Dancing in 2021.
  • Strictly Come Dancing returns to the UK in September 2021.
  • "Not only is this a dream come true but a challenge I am accepting with both hands," said Cameron.

20-year-old Cameron Lombard from Cape Town will join Strictly Come Dancing as a professional dancer when the show returns to the UK for its 19th season in September. 

"I am excited beyond imagination to say that I am joining Strictly Come Dancing as a professional dancer. Not only is this a dream come true but a challenge I am accepting with both hands.

"It is an honour to be representing Cape Town, South Africa and to join the world's most amazing dancers on this stage," Cameron wrote on Instagram. 

Cameron, who is the reigning South African Latin champion, started dancing at six years old, and was a finalist on South Africa's Got talent in 2012. 

Four new professional dancers are joining Strictly Come Dancing in 2021. 

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