'Dancing on Ice' Jennifer Ellison is early bookies' favourite
Published Jan 3 2012, 17:06 GMT | By Alex Fletcher
Actress and model Jennifer Ellison
is the early bookmakers' favourite to win this year's Dancing on Ice
The former Brookside
actress, who was victorious on Gordon Ramsay's Hell's Kitchen
in 2004, is aiming to claim her second reality show crown when she takes to the ice for the first time this weekend.
Punters can back Ellison at 7/2 with Ladbrokes. A rep for the bookmakers said: "Ellison looks to have the perfect profile to be an Ice Queen."Emmerdale
's Matthew Wolfenden is 4/1 to steal victory, while Olympic skier Chemmy Alcott also has short odds of 9/2.
Sugababes star Heidi Range (6/1),Blue Peter
's Andy Akinwolere (8/1) and freerunner Sébastien Foucan (12/1) are also picking up early support.Dallas
actress Charlene Tilton (40/1) and EastEnders
star Laila Morse (50/1) are the long-shot outsiders.Dancing on Ice
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View a gallery of this year's contestants below:
Actress Jennifer Ellison who is skating with partner Dan Whiston