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AJ Pritchard

AJ Pritchard

The basics
Quick Facts
Gender male
Birth 5 November 1994 (Stoke-on-Trent, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, West Midlands)
Star sign ScorpioScorpio
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Biography

Alex Joseph "A. J." Pritchard (born 5 November 1994) is an English dancer and choreographer, best known as a professional dancer on the BBC One dance series Strictly Come Dancing. In 2013 Pritchard auditioned for the seventh series of Britain's Got Talent along with his partner Chloe Hewitt and reached the semi-finals.

Early life

Pritchard was born in Sneyd Green, Stoke-on-Trent. He began dancing at the age of 12, and his parents partnered him with Chloe Hewitt from their dance school. Together, they have represented Britain in dance competitions around the world, and won the National Youth Latin Championships for three consecutive years between 2012 - 2014. In 2015, AJ & Chloe also became the British Open Youth Latin Champions and the European Youth Latin Champions.

Britain's Got Talent

In 2013, Pritchard and his professional dance partner Chloe Hewitt auditioned for Britain's Got Talent, receiving acclaim from the judges and audience. The pair eventually made it through to the live semi-finals.

Strictly Come Dancing

In 2016 Pritchard appeared as a professional in the BBC dance show, Strictly Come Dancing for its fourteenth series. He was partnered with Olympic artistic gymnast Claudia Fragapane. They were eliminated in the semi-finals on the 11th December 2016, finishing in 4th place overall. In his first series, Pritchard received praise for his innovative choreography.

Week # Dance / Song Judges' scores Result Score
Revel Horwood Bussell Goodman Tonioli
1 Cha-Cha-Cha / "What Makes You Beautiful" 6 6 7 7 None 26
2 Waltz / "You Light Up My Life" 6 8 8 8 Safe 30
3 Charleston / "You Give a Little Love" 9 9 9 9 Safe 36
4 Foxtrot / "I Really Like You" 6 8 8 8 Safe 30
5 Samba/ "Young Hearts Run Free" 8 7 8 9 Safe 32
6 American Smooth/ "Black Magic" 9 9 9 9 Safe 36
7 Paso Doble/ "Shut Up and Dance" 8 8 8 9 Safe 33
8 Viennese Waltz / "Breakaway" 9 9 9 9 Safe 36
9 Jive / "Mickey" 9 9 9 9 Bottom two 36
10 Argentine Tango / "Cry Me a River"
Cha-cha-cha Challenge /" I Like It Like That"
9
Awarded
9
3
9
extra
9
points
Safe 36
39
11 Salsa / "I Just Can't Wait to Be King" 9 9 9 10 Safe 37
12 Rumba / "Bleeding Love"
Quickstep /" When You're Smiling"
8
9
9
9
9
10
9
10
Eliminated 35
38

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