Tonight’s Strictly Come Dancing Grand Final saw Emma Barton, Kelvin Fletcher and Karim Zeroual perform for the final time. After performing his Samba from week one with Oti Mabuse at the end of the show, the former Emmerdale actor paid tribute to his “beautiful” partner.
After receiving 39 points for their Samba, Claudia told the couple: “So that’s it, that’s your final dance with this amazing girl.
“What do you want to say to Oti?”
Kelvin turned to his partner and told her: “Oti you are an absolute credit to the show, you really are.
“You are a credit to your family and friends.
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‘I think you’re beautiful’ Kelvin Fletcher admits he’s in awe of Strictly’s Oti Mabuse (Image: BBC)
“I feel so lucky I’ve got to experience this incredible show with you.
“I think you’re a beautiful person, I admire your talent, your creative ability, your dancing ability.
“It’s easy to see why you’re such a fan favourite and I’m just in awe of you.
“So thank you, and its been incredible.”
Kelvin hugged partner Oti Mabuse after they had