Tom Chambers and partner Camilla Dallerup danced the Qucikstep and scored the top mark from the judges, along with Cherie Lunghi and James Jordan who danced the Waltz and Lisa Snowdon and partner Brenda Cole who danced the Viennese Waltz. They all scored 36 out of 40.
Next on the leader board were ex-S-Club singer Rachel Steven and partner Vincent Simone. They danced the American Smooth and scored 35 from the judges. Third on the leader board were Christine Bleakley and Matthew Cutler who got 31 for their Jive. Rugby player Austin Healey, who has been consistent with his dances and been at the top of the leader board, was fourth with a score of 29 for his Rumba.
Singer Heather Small, who has found herself twice in the dance off, danced the Tango with partner Brian Fortuna and scored 27. Model Jodie Kidd and partner Ian Waite who came back in week 7 and danced the Waltz only got 23 this week. Kidd danced the Samba.
John Sergeant got the lowest score from the judges for his Cha cha cha. Sergeant only got 1 from Revel Horwood, a 3 from Phillips, and a 4 from both Goodman and Toniolli, to give him a combined score of just 12 out of 40. Sunday night’s results show will reveal who leaves the competition.
Week eight scores:
- Tom and Camilla: 9 + 9 + 9 + 9 = 36
- Cherie and James: 9 + 9 + 9 + 9 = 36
- Lisa and Brendan: 9 + 9 + 9 + 9 = 36
- Rachel and Vincent: 8 + 9 + 9 + 9 = 35
- Christine and Matthew: 7 + 8 + 8 + 8 = 31
- Austin and Erin: 5 + 8 + 8 + 8 = 29
- Heather and Brian: 6 + 7 + 7 + 7 = 27
- Jodie and Ian: 3 + 6 + 7 + 7 = 23
- John and Kristina: 1 + 3 + 4 + 4 = 12