‘I’m not anxious about looking rough!’ Strictly’s Katya Jones is excited to ditch her glitzy style and luscious hair extensions for Celebrity Hunted
Katya Jones is excited to ditch her Strictly Come Dancing glamour ahead of he upcoming series of Celebrity Hunted.
The professional dancer, 33, is known for wearing glitzy costumes on the BBC ballroom dance contest.
However, she’s looking forward to dressing down in the Stand Up To Cancer series of Celebrity Hunted, which is due to air at the end of this month.
She told The Sun: ‘I always stay true to myself and I’m not anxious about looking rough.
‘It’s a side people haven’t seen of me that I’m happy to show them.
Dressing down: Katya Jones, 33, is excited to ditch her Strictly Come Dancing glamour ahead of he upcoming series of Celebrity Hunted
‘I’ve been trying to get my hair extensions out for days, but I don’t think I’ll have time to do it.
‘So you might get some trails of hair left behind as my extensions fall out while we’re running! Who knows?’
This year’s athletic Celebrity Hunted 2023 line-up includes Katya who is joining nine other stars.
They include 31-year-old former Olympic snowboarder Aimee Fuller on the Channel 4 show.
It will see them try and outrun a team of ex-police and intelligence officers led by Chief Lisa Theaker.
Life coaches and therapists Nik and Eva Speakman, aged 61 and 53 respectively, are also part of this year’s contest.
Meanwhile, Coronation Street actress Nicola Thorp, 34, and her actor partner Nikesh Patel, 38 will appear.
Comics Ed Gamble, 37, and 38-year-old James Acaster will star along with YouTuber and former Strictly contestant Saffron Barker, 22.
All stars: This year’s athletic Celebrity Hunted 2023 line-up includes Katya who is joining nine other stars
Meanwhile, broadcaster Bobby Seagull, 39, is also part of the line-up, which was revealed on earlier this month.
Producer Tom Hutchings said: ‘Get ready for the adventures of our best set of celebrity fugitives ever as we release them, for the first time, in epic prison break-out style!
‘Expect the unexpected as our fugitives enlist the help of their celebrity friends, hide out in the most daring locations and get chased around the UK by our fearless team of Hunters, headed up by Chief Lisa Theaker.’
Commissioning editor for factual entertainment at Channel 4, Ian Dunkley, added: ‘We are delighted to be bringing back one of the most thrilling nationwide chase games with an esteemed group of celebrities supporting the amazing efforts of Stand Up to Cancer.’
Glamour puss: She told The Sun : ‘I always stay true to myself and I’m not anxious about looking rough’
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