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Faye Tozer wows fans with sensational Grease routine on Strictly Come Dancing

Faye Tozer and her dance partner Giovanni Pernice did a quickstep to You're The One That I Want from Grease on this wee's Strictly Come Dancing. Pic:Guy Levy/BBC/PA Wire.
Faye Tozer and her dance partner Giovanni Pernice did a quickstep to You're The One That I Want from Grease on this wee's Strictly Come Dancing. Pic:Guy Levy/BBC/PA Wire.
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Steps star Faye Tozer is looking good to progress in Strictly Come Dancing after wowing the judges with her latest performance.

The 42-year-old singer and her dance partner Giovanni Pernice danced a quickstep to You're the One That I Want from Grease as the show did a Movie Night special.

The couple scored the highest points of the night, with Craig Revel Horwood, Darcey Bussell, Shirley Ballas and Bruno Tonioli each awarding her nine out of 10.

That brought their total to 36, putting them at the top of the leaderboard. They were followed by Ashley Roberts and Pasha Kovalev with a score of 35.

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Fans of the show took to social media following Faye’s dance and leaderboard results.

After Faye and Giovanni had finished their routine. host Tess Daly asked Bruno Tonioli: “Did they give you chills and are they multiplying?”

Faye Tozer and her dance partner Giovanni Pernice got four 9s from the Strictly Come Dancing judges for their performance as Sandy and Danny from Grease. Pic:Guy Levy/BBC/PA Wire.

Faye Tozer and her dance partner Giovanni Pernice got four 9s from the Strictly Come Dancing judges for their performance as Sandy and Danny from Grease. Pic:Guy Levy/BBC/PA Wire.

He said: “They did, and I’m losing control! Because the power, you’re supplying…” and left the judging podium to congratulate Faye.

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Faye's former Steps bandmate Ian H Watkins took to Twitter to express his delight at the performance, posting: "WOWWWWWWWW!!!!! I am SCREAMING at the TV !!!!! 9 9 9 9 !!!!!!!!!!!!"

Fans agreed., with Tracy Hodge (@tracyhodge2) tweeting: "Absolutely amazing @bbcstrictly last night - one of the best shows ever; the dances were amazing! Especially loved the quickstep with @Faye_Tozer & @pernicegiovann1, the speed was just incredible!"

Jan Ratcliffe (@janiom) added: "One of the best quicksteps ever! Wonderful to watch @Faye_Tozer dance, and to see @pernicegiovann1 growing as a choreographer as the series have gone by."

Carly McLaughlin (@carlymcl87) said: "You two looked smoking as sandy and Danny. Loved it! The speed youz we’re going at was amazing."

Caroline Butler (@cutie_caz) asked: "But someone explain to me how sherly (sic) didnt give it a 10 when she said its the best quick step she has seen on the show."

Di Ryder (@DiRyder) said: "@Faye_Tozer @pernicegiovann1 there are many Strictly dances over the years which stick in my memory & your Sandy/Danny quickstep is right up there #onetoremember."

* Strictly Come Dancing continues tonight on BBC One at 7.45pm.