'Dancing on Ice' stars at launch: Pamela Anderson, Shayne Ward, more
Published Jan 3 2013, 16:24 GMT
By Alex Fletcher
Dancing on Ice
's new lineup of celebrities and judges attended a red carpet launch for the show's eighth series at ITV this morning (January 3).Pamela Anderson
, former X Factor
winner Shayne Ward and judges Jason Gardiner and Ashley Roberts were among the stars who attended the press event in London.Photo gallery - Dancing on Ice press launch:
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Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean opened the press event
The show's contestants, who also include TOWIE
star Lauren Goodger and Corrie actress Samia Ghadie, were dressed in their sequin-covered outfits and smothered in fake tan for the photocall.
Returning judges Jason Gardiner and Karen Barber, who fell out on the show publicly two years ago, were kept apart at the event and Gardiner revealed to Digital Spy
that the only words he has spoken to his co-star since he originally left in 2010 are "hello".
The duo are joined on the show panel by regular Robin Cousins and newcomer Ashley Roberts, who finished second in last year's I'm a Celebrity
Keith Chegwin and Joe Pasquale couldn't attend the launch because of other commitments.
The new series of the ice skating reality show launches on Sunday night (January 6), when half the celebrities will perform for the first time.