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Len Goodman

Biography

Reputed professional ballroom dancer who offered as a continuing judge for the strike show Dancing Using the Stars. When he was nineteen, he began dance when he was looking to strengthen his ankle joint damage from playing soccer. He went a ballroom dance college in Kent, Britain. He wedded his second wife Sue Goodman in 2012. He once was wedded to Cherry Kingston from 1972 to 1987 and he includes a boy named Adam WIlliam Goodman. He provides judged the dance of Mya Harrison on the present Dancing using the Stars.

Quick Facts


Full Name Len Goodman
Date Of Birth April 25, 1944
Place Of Birth Bromley, England
Height 1.83 m
Profession TV Show Host
Nationality British
Spouse Sue Goodman, Cherry Kingston
Children James William Goodman
Parents Leonard Gordon Goodman, Louisa Goodman
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality-Competition Program, National Television Award for Most Popular TV Judge
Movies Dance with Len Goodman
TV Shows Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two, Strictly Come Dancing, Dancing with the Stars, Holiday of My Lifetime, Auto-B-Good
Star Sign Taurus

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#Fact
1One of his maternal great-great-grandfathers was Polish.
2Son James William Goodman, with ex-wife Lesley, was born on 26 January 1981.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Love/Loss2010Len
Auto-B-Good2003TV SeriesProfessor

Production Manager

Production Manager

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Sword of the Lord1976Documentary unit manager

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
National Television Awards2010TV Special with thanks to

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Eyes of Faith2017Documentary post-productionHimself
Dancing with the Stars2005-2017TV SeriesHimself - Judge / Himself - Host
Good Morning Britain2016-2017TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Most Shocking Celebrity Moments 20162016TV Movie documentaryHimself
Strictly Come Dancing2004-2016TV SeriesHimself - Head Judge / Himself - Judge
Strictly Len Goodman2016TV Movie documentary
Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two2004-2016TV Series documentaryHimself / Himself - Peggy Spencer Feature
Children in Need2010-2016TV SeriesHimself
Sir Terry Wogan Remembered: Fifty Years at the BBC2016TV Movie documentaryHimself
Most Shocking Celebrity Moments 20152015TV Movie documentaryHimself - Head Judge, Strictly Come Dancing
Dancing Through the Blitz: Blackpool's Big Band Story2015TV Movie documentaryHimself - Presenter
Billy Fury: The Sound of Fury2015DocumentaryHimself
Good Morning America2005-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
The People's Strictly for Comic Relief2015TV SeriesHimself - Head Judge
Room 1012015TV SeriesHimself
Most Shocking Celebrity Moments 20142014TV Movie documentaryHimself - Head Judge, Strictly Come Dancing
Len Goodman's Big Band Bonanza2014TV Movie documentaryHimself - Presenter
Countdown2014TV SeriesHimself - Dictionary Corner
Dancing Cheek to Cheek: An Intimate History of Dance2014TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Presenter
This Morning2012-2014TV SeriesHimself
The Tom and Jerry Show2014TV SeriesHimself - on Strictly Come Dancing
Loose Women2008-2014TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2014TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight2008-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Dancing with the Stars
Inside Edition2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Dancing with the Stars
Len Goodman's Dance Band Days2013TV Movie documentaryHimself - Presenter
Most Shocking Celebrity Moments 20132013TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Graham Norton Show2013TV SeriesHimself
Doctor Who Live: The Afterparty2013TV Special documentaryHimself (uncredited)
I Love My Country2013TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
The Nation's Favourite Dance Moment2013TV Special documentaryHimself
Katie2013TV SeriesHimself
Breakfast2005-2013TV SeriesHimself
Len Goodman's Dancing Feet: The British Ballroom Story2012TV Movie documentaryHimself - Presenter
Most Shocking Celebrity Moments 20122012TV Movie documentaryHimself
Titanic and Me2012TV Movie documentary
Titanic with Len Goodman2012TV Series documentaryHimself - Presenter
The 1952 Show2012TV Series documentaryHimself - Presenter
Melvyn Bragg on Class & Culture2012TV Series documentaryHimself
The One Show2008-2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Most Shocking Celebrity Moments 20112011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Who Do You Think You Are?2011TV Series documentaryHimself
Strictly Come Dancing2011TV SeriesHimself
Piers Morgan's Life Stories2010TV SeriesHimself
Sport Relief 20102010TV SpecialHimself
National Television Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
The Story of Love/Loss2010DocumentaryHimself
2009 Game Show Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
Britain's Got More Talent2009TV SeriesHimself
The View2009TV SeriesHimself
The Royal Variety Performance 20082008TV MovieHimself
Strictly Come Dancing: The Live Tour2008VideoHimself
What Are You Like?2008TV SeriesHimself
Rare and Unseen: The Beatles2008Video documentaryHimself
Happy Birthday Brucie!2008TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Strictly Come Dancing Story2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross2007TV SeriesHimself
Dancing with the Stars2007Video GameHimself
Would I Lie to You?2007TV SeriesHimself
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet2007TV SeriesHimself
Happy Hour2007TV SeriesHimself
Rachael Ray2006TV SeriesHimself
Dance with Len Goodman2006VideoHimself
Entertainment Today2006TV SeriesHimself
The Weakest Link2006TV SeriesHimself
Discovering Dinotopia2002TV Movie documentaryZippo (voice)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
What's the Facts2016TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning Britain2016TV SeriesHimself
Chelsea Lately2012TV SeriesHimself - Judge on 'Dancing with the Stars'
Larry King Live2007TV SeriesHimself
CMT Insider2006TV SeriesHimself

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2007Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Reality-Competition ProgramDancing with the Stars (2005)· Conrad Green (executive producer)
· Izzie Pick Ashcroft (co-executive producer)
· Richard Hopkins (executive producer)
· Matilda Zoltowski (supervising producer)
· Rob Wade (supervising producer)
· Tom Bergeron (host)
· Samantha Harris (host)
· Bruno Tonioli (judge)
· Carrie Ann Inaba (judge)
2006Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Reality-Competition ProgramDancing with the Stars (2005)· Richard Hopkins (executive producer)
· Conrad Green (executive producer)
· Izzie Pick Ashcroft (supervising producer)
· Rob Wade (senior producer)
· Matilda Zoltowski (producer)
· Tom Bergeron (host)
· Samantha Harris (host)
· Bruno Tonioli (judge)
· Carrie Ann Inaba (judge)


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