5 things you need to know about Strictly Come Dancing finalist Danny Mac

Ahead of Saturday night's grand finale we take a closer look at Strictly Come Dancing star Danny Mac.

Here are five facts about the actor and competition finalist.

1. He's won bags of awards for sexiest man.

Oti Mabuse and Danny Mac (David Mirzoeff/PA)
Oti Mabuse and Danny Mac (David Mirzoeff/PA)

At numerous soap awards during his five years on Hollyoaks, the actor won six "sexiest male" prizes.

2. He's engaged to a former co-star.

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Danny Mac (Ian West/PA)

Danny's engaged to former Hollyoaks star Carley Stenson, who appeared on the Channel Four soap for 11 years as Steph Cunningham.

3. Danny has turned down Strictly before.

Danny Mac (Ian West/PA)
Danny Mac (Ian West/PA)

The actor told reporters he had been asked to appear on the show several times before but turned it down because he was too scared.

4. He went to the same drama school as Will Young.

Strictly Danny Mac
The Samba scored top marks (BBC)

Mac was schooled at London's ArtsEd Drama school where fellow 2016 Strictly contestant Will Young also attended.

5. He supports Chelsea.

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Danny Mac (John Phillips/Invision)

Poor choice, enough said.

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