13 total votes
Come Dancing

Come Dancing

Come Dancing was a British ballroom dancing competition show that ran on and off on the BBC from 1949 to 1998, becoming one of television's longest-running shows. The show was created by Eric Morley, the founder of Miss World, and began in 1949 by broadcasting from regional ballroom studios, with professional dancers Syd Perkin and Edna Duffield on hand to offer teaching. In 1953 the format changed to become a competition, with later series seeing regions of the United Kingdom going head to head for the coveted trophy. The many presenters over the years included Peter West, McDonald Hobley, Charles Nove, Terry Wogan, Brian Johnston, Angela Rippon, Michael Aspel, Noel Edmonds, David ... more on Wikipedia

Come Dancing is ranked on...

#32 of 40 The Best Dance TV Shows 26.6k VOTES Dance TV shows are some of the most entertaining programs on the air right now. Recent years have brought in a crop of compe...
#14 of 30 The Best Dance Competition Shows Ever Made 141 VOTES Ever since the great Writer’s Strike of 2007, so-called “unscripted” television has taken over, and it isn’t showing any sig...