Tuesday 17 July 2018

Wella Wella Wella Uh - Daniel O'Donnell dares to do Grease on Strictly Come Dancing

BBC handout photo of Kristina Rihanoff and her dance partner Daniel O'Donnell during a dress rehearsal recording for this year's series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC1.
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BBC handout photo of Kristina Rihanoff and her dance partner Daniel O'Donnell during a dress rehearsal recording for this year's series of Strictly Come Dancing on BBC1. Guy Levy/BBC/PA Wire
Daniel O'Donnell and Kristina Rihanoff Pic: Ken Sweeney/Twitter
Kristina Rihanoff with Strictly Come Dancing partner, singer Daniel O'Donnell
Daniel O'Donnell and Kristina Rihanoff on Strictly Come Dancing
Daniel O’Donnell and his dance partner Kristina Rihanoff
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

He's a brave man, that's for sure.

Not many men would dare to dance to 'Summer Nights'.

But Daniel showed 'Strictly Come Dancing' viewers that he's fearless - and turned into Danny Zuko for the night.

Complete with requisite quiff and black leather jacket, some would say he could give John Travolta a run for his money.

But head judge Len Goodman wouldn't be one of those people.

Affable Len described the peformance and Daniel and his professional partner Kristina Rihanoff as a "mix between Summer Nights and Last of the Summer Wine".

Never mind him Daniel!

Besides, viewers love those who don't take themselves too seriously and aren't afraid to poke fun at themselves. Danny O'Zuko, we're talkin' to you....

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