CBBC star and Britain's Got Talent finalist Molly Rainford is the tenth celebrity contestant taking part in this year's Strictly Come Dancing, the BBC has announced.

The Nova Jones actress joins Ted Lasso's Ellie Taylor, singer Matt Goss, DJ Tyler West and Paralympic champion and broadcaster Ellie Simmonds for the 20th season of Strictly on BBC One.

Comedian Jayde Adams, Loose Women panellist Kaye Adams, presenter and actress Kym Marsh, actor Will Mellor and broadcaster Richie Anderson are the other contestants announced to date.

More contestants will be announced in the coming days. Presenter Helen Skelton is tipped to be taking to the dancefloor.

"I'm so excited to be part of Strictly Come Dancing," said singer and actress Rainford. "I've watched it for years and can't wait to meet the pros and the others taking part! I can't wait to learn the moves and get dancing!"

Strictly Come Dancing returns to BBC One in the autumn.

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