Helen Skelton is rumored to top the Strictly Come Dancing scout list… amid her split drama with ex-husband Richie Myler
Helen Skelton, 38, is said to be in high demand to appear on Strictly Come Dancing as show bosses allegedly have her ‘top of the list’.
Reports claim that since her appearance on the show’s Christmas special in 2012, bosses have been desperate to get her back on screens.
It comes amid recent drama circulating his split from rugby pro Richie Myler, who has embarked on a new relationship.
Required ! Helen Skelton, 38, is rumored to top the Strictly Come Dancing scout list
According to The Sun, a source said: “Helen has been on the Strictly wishlist since she did the Christmas special, but the time has never quite been right for her to sign up.”
“She moved to France in 2015 for three years while Richie played there and also took time off for her three pregnancies.
Suggesting it could be her husband Richie holding her back, the source clarified, “There was also the suggestion that Richie wasn’t sure she was participating.”
Go back on? Reports claim that since her appearance in the show’s Christmas special in 2012, bosses have been desperate to get her back on screens.
Split: This comes amid recent drama circulating his split from rugby pro Richie Myler, who has embarked on a new relationship.
Exes: Helen is said to have hired a private detective after becoming suspicious of her husband Richie’s behavior (pictured in 2016) before their separation
“But this year the bosses think the situation could be different,” they concluded.
TSWT has contacted Helen Skelton and representatives for the show for comment.
Since splitting from Helena, the rugby pro has since embarked on a relationship with Stephanie Thirkill, daughter of multi-millionaire Rhinos chairman Andrew Thirkill.
Split: Helen announced she and Richie were splitting via Instagram last month – admitting he had ‘left the family home’
The sportsman recently ditched his ex-wife on instagram which was the latest drama in the making.
Former Blue Peter star Helen confirmed her split from Richie on Instagram last month, writing, “Very sad to say that Richie and I are no longer a couple.”
He left the family home. We will do our best to co-parent our grandchildren.
She added two broken heart emojis to the post shared last month with her 278,000 followers.
Better times: Helen married Richie in December 2013 and the couple have three young children together