Strictly speaking, Helen Skelton and Gorka Márquez come back to their hotel in London after the live show.
The TV presenter, 39, cut a casual figure in a beige knit jumper, black leather leggings and comfy loafers.
It comes after the professional dancer warned his celebrity partner about getting “sexier” for the next round of the competition.
Radiant: Strictly speaking, Helen Skelton and Gorka Márquez come back to their hotel in London after the live show
Her partner Gorka donned a bright orange sweater, black sweatpants and sneakers as he followed close on her heels.
Kym Marsh looked demure in a gray tracksuit and trainers as she smiled as she exited the car.
Motsi Mabuse, Tyler West and Karen Hauer appeared in high spirits when they returned from the live show.
Helen danced the cha-cha-cha to Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande’s 2020 hit Rain On Me on Saturday night, and she scored 27 out of a possible 40 for her performance.
Casual: Kym Marsh looked demure in a gray tracksuit and trainers as she smiled as she exited the car
Stylish: Karen Hauer showed off her toned abs in a black crop top paired with leather pants and a pair of boots
Long day: Motsi Mabuse and Tyler West appeared in high spirits when they returned from the live show
Gorka admitted he’d like the screen star to add a sensual touch to her routine next week, telling the show’s host Claudia Winkleman, “We’re working on Helen’s sex appeal.”
However, Helen insisted she had no sex appeal for the show, saying “I’m not sexy, I’m functional, I’m efficient.”
The star – who is a mother to children Ernie, seven) and Louis, five, and Elsie, nine months, with her ex-husband Richie Myler – joked that she would rather bounce on a trampoline or spend the afternoon at a soft play center than working on her sexy moves.
Born to perform: The TV host danced the cha-cha-cha to Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande’s 2020 hit Rain On Me on Saturday night, scoring 27 points out of a possible 40
Molly Rainford and Carlos Gu topped the rankings during Saturday’s show.
The 21-year-old actress was paired with professional dancer Carlos, 28, as she competes in the BBC Latin and Ballroom competition and the pair scored a total of 65 points at the Quickstep after their performance.
After the win, Molly told presenter Claudia Winkleman: “I forgot I had to dance a little bit at the beginning! As you know it’s my favorite song so I feel like that alone got me through the dance.
Honest: However, Helen insisted she had no sex appeal for the show, saying: “I’m not sexy, I’m functional, I’m efficient.”
“I was a little apprehensive about playing with umbrellas because I had to walk down a flight of stairs last week, so I thought, ‘Please make it easy on yourself!’
“My best friend Kira is here and she’s all about a positive mental attitude. She always says, ‘Manifest that, Molly, you got that!'”
After their performance, judges Craig and Anton DuBeke gave the couple an 8 out of 10, while Motsi Mabuse wanted to “start over” the evening with the couple and — along with lead judge Shirley Ballas — gave the couple a 9, giving them combined with her score last week, yielded a leading total of 65.
Suit: Molly and Carlos took to the dance floor in bright pastel suits as they did a quick step to a cover of Beyonce’s Love on Top – which Molly admitted was her “favourite song”.
The rest of the rankings were filled out with the likes of former Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps actor Will Mellor, who scored 26 points overall with partner Nancy Xu, while Countryfile host Hamza Yassin and Jowita Przystałcame placed third earned a total of 60 points.
Former X Factor star Fleur East landed in fourth place after reaching a score of 24 – giving her an overall score of 58 after dancing the Viennese waltz with Vito Coppolo while Paralympic swimming champion Ellie Simmonds did the Top 5 with a performance of rounded out the waltz set to the Elvis classic Can’t Help Falling in Love with You with professional dancer Nikita Kuzmin and achieved a score of 30 giving the pair a total score of 56.
Plunging into last place was former Arsenal player Tony Adams, who danced the Charleston to My Old Man’s A Dustman with Katya Jones and scored a score of 22 points, taking his total to 37 in week two of the competition.
Strictly Come Dancing 2022: who are the couples?
HELEN SKELTON AND GORKA MARQUEZ
Helen Skelton and Gorka Marquez
Age of the star: 39
Profession: TV and radio station
Helen says: “I’m really looking forward to embarking on a fun adventure. My family and friends have always loved the show and can’t wait for me to get started.
ELLIE SIMMONDS AND NIKITA KUZMIN
Ellie Simmonds and Nikita Guzman
Age of the star: 27
Profession: Former athlete
Ellie says, “Being asked to join the Strictly family is just so exciting and I can’t wait, it’s going to be so much fun.”
ELLIE TAYLOR AND JOHN RADEBE
Ellie Taylor and John Radebe
Age of the star: 38
Ellie says, “Well, cover me in fake tan and roll me in sequins! I’m absolutely thrilled to be a part of Strictly 2022!’
FLEUR EAST AND VITO COPPOLA
Fleur East and Vito Coppola
Age of the star: 34
Fleur says, “I’m equally nervous and excited to be a part of this year’s Strictly line-up. I look forward to learning new skills and I want to soak up every moment of this magical experience.”
JAMES BYE AND AMY DOWDEN
James Bye and Amy Dowden
Age of the star: 38
Occupation: EastEnders actor
James says, “I’m not known for my flapping or sparkling toes — in fact, my kids regularly laugh at my dad dancing, but it’s an honor to be asked and I’ll do my best.”
JAYDE ADAMS AND KAREN HAUER
Jayde Adams and Karen Hauer
Age of the star: 37
Jayde says, “I’ve been a huge fan of the show for years. I feel like I’m watching myself in a dream and can’t believe I manifested this.
TYLER WEST AND DIANNE BUSWELL
Tyler West and Dianne Buswell
Age of the star: 26
Profession: Radio DJ
Tyler says, “It’s a show that means so much to me and my family, and I can’t wait to get some serious dancing on this shiny dance floor…with a side full of sequins.”
HAMZA YASSIN AND JOWITA PRZYSTAL
Hamza Yassin and Jowita Przystal
Age of the star: 35
Profession: wildlife cameraman and moderator
Hamza says, “I’m absolutely thrilled to be on Strictly 2022. Never in a million years would I have thought I’d be on such a cool show.”
RICHIE ANDERSON AND GIOVANNI PERNICE
Richie Anderson and Giovanni Pernice
Age of the star: 34
Profession: radio presenter
Richie says: “This is a dream come true! I can’t wait to slip on these glitters and sequins and dance the world’s most famous dance floor!’
KYM SWAMP AND GRAZIANO DI PRIMA
Kym Marsh and Graziano di Prima
Age of the star: 46
Occupation: Coronation Street star and presenter
Kym says, “I’m so happy they made it this year! I’m a huge fan of the show and can’t believe I’ll be watching from home in my pajamas and actually dancing in front of the judges in a glitter dress.
MATT GOSS AND NADIYA BYCHKOVA
Matt Goss and Nadiya Bychkova
Age of the star: 53
Matt says: “I was retired, I come and work and then go back to America. I thought it was time for me to come home and get out of my way.
MOLLY RAAFORD AND CARLOS GU
Molly Rainford and Carlos Gu
Molly says, “I already know it’s going to be an experience of a lifetime and I can’t wait to meet the rest of the Strictly family who I’ll be sharing it with.”
WILL MELLOR AND NANCY XU
Will Mellor and Nancy Xu
Age of the star: 46
Will says: “I know it’s going to be a big challenge, but that’s what life is about. It’s my mom’s favorite show too and she’s had a really tough few years so I’m doing it for her too. Bring it on!’
TONY ADAMS AND KATYA JONES
Tony Adams and Katya Jones
Age of the star: 55
Profession: Retired footballer and manager
Tony says: “To say I’m excited is an understatement – the allure of the sequins and the reputation of salsa make me trade in my battered old football boots for a pair of Strictly Soft shoes.”
KAYE ADAMS AND KAI WIDDRINGTON
Kaye Adams and Kai Widdington
Age of the star: 59
Profession: TV presenter
Kaye says: “I said I wanted to make the last year of my fifties unforgettable and I can’t think of a better way than to show the world my two left feet. Pray for me!’