Meet Giada Lini: Girlfriend of Strictly Come Dancing's Graziano Di Prima!

Graziano Di Prima is often referred to as ‘Strictly’s very own Italian stallion’. And while most of the nation probably has the hots for him, it turns out that Graziano is actually taken. Let’s get to know his girlfriend Giada Lini.

With most talent shows, it could be expected that the juiciest gossip would revolve around the celebrities that take part. However, there’s more likely to be drama concerning the professional dancers on Strictly Come Dancing!

Many relationships have been engulfed by “the Strictly curse” over the years, however, it doesn’t look like Graziano and Giada can be broken.

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Who is Giada Lini?

Gaida Lini is a professional dancer who hails from Venice, Italy.

The blonde bombshell is 30 years old and has danced for years. She writes in her Twitter bio that she was a ‘Showdance Latin World Champion finalist’, her dance showreel can be viewed via YouTube.

Giada seems to be very close to her family and often takes to Instagram to wish her parents a Happy Mother’s or Father’s day. She can also been seen posting to IG for her younger brother, Leornardo’s, birthday.

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By the looks of Instagram, her parents are dance teachers, while Giada’s brother is also a competitive dancer. The family teaches at ‘International Dance Bassano’. The school teaches all kinds of dance including Latin American, Salsa, Bachata, Modern, Latin fitness, Argentine Tango and more.

Giada on Strictly Come Dancing

From a scan of Giada’s throwback pics on Instagram, it would seem that she has travelled the world to take part in dance competitions.

Then, in 2018, Both Giada and Graziano joined Strictly Come Dancing.

Prior to joining the BBC show, both Giada and Graziano danced together on live dance show Burn The Floor, too.

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Giada and Graziano Di Prima

Dancing duo Giada and Graziano have been together since 2015. Both from Italy, Graziano comes from Sicily while Giada is Venetian.

From a quick glimpse at their IG accounts, anyone will see that they’re smitten. Graziano popped the question in 2019 and the couple was due to get married in 2020 however, they had to postpone the wedding due to the Coronavirus.

As if things couldn’t get more romantic, speaking to Hello! Magazine in 2020, Graziano said: “I’m going to marry her in the little church in my small town…” The couple is set to tie the knot in Sicily in 2021.

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