Italian professional dancer who joined the cast of Strictly Come Dancing during season 4.
After winning the Italian youth championships at age 16, he decided to make a career of dancing.
As an avid motorcyclist, he bought a 1.3L model as well as a section of the Brooklands Motor Museum race track to race in private.
He was born to parents who were both dancers. He had two sons named Mateo and Luca with Susan Duddy.
He partnered up with S Club 7 singer Rachel Stevens on the sixth season of Strictly Come Dancing.