Vincent Simone

Strictly Come Dancing Star & Professional Ballroom Dancer

Vincent Simone is a professional dancer born in Italy, who has appeared as a professional dancer on Strictly Come Dancing from 2006 until 2012.  Simone and professional partner Flavia Cacace perform under the brand name Vincent and Flavia.

Simone has appeared on the BBC‘s Strictly Come Dancing since the fourth series, where he danced with Louisa Lytton as his celebrity partner. They were knocked out in week 10, scoring 31 out of 40 for their first dance and 28 for the second.  Simone returned for the fifth series in 2007, partnering with actress Stephanie Beacham.

After their success in the Strictly Live Tour! 2008, Simone and Lytton were chosen to take part in the Eurovision Dance Contest 2008. Dancing to Paint it Black by Lee Mead, they were ranked ninth out of fourteen couples by a professional jury and finished ninth overall when the results of the public vote had been added.

In the sixth series of Strictly Come Dancing, Simone partnered singer Rachel Stevens. They reached second place in the final, losing out to Tom Chambers and Camilla Dallerup. He has also partnered with actress Natalie Cassidy in the seventh series of the show followed by Felicity Kendal, Edwina Curry and then Tracy Beaker actress, Dani Harmer who he reached the final with and finished fourth.

Also now an after-dinner speaker, Vincent Simone is the perfect addition to add a sprinkle of finesse to any evening. A bright and bubbly personality with an insane talent for dancing, Vincent is an after-dinner speaker that never fails to entertain.

To book Vincent Simone as the corporate entertainment for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, Vincent is known to cover the following topics:

  • Strictly Come Dancing
  • Drive & Determination
  • Practice Makes Perfect