Italian dancer who is known for being on the BBC's Strictly Come Dancing. She has won multiple UK dance awards between 2002 and 2006. And she also appeared on the BBC series The Magicians in 2012.
She began dancing when she was six years old in a local ballroom dancing class. It was there that she met her partner, Vincent Simone, with whom she continued performing.
She took part in six seasons of Strictly Come Dancing and she and her celebrity partner won the series in its tenth season in 2012.
She married Coronation Street actor Jimi Mistry, her partner on the eighth season of Strictly Come Dancing, on December 29th 2013.
She won the tenth season of Strictly Come Dancing with Louis Smith, a former Olympic gymnast for Britain.