Dorothy Judge - Arlene Phillips


Arlene Phillips, OBE, is one of the UK's most recognizable TV judges, and was on the original panel for Strictly Come Dancing. She's also judged on prime time entertainment shows, So You Think You Can Dance, DanceX and Strictly Dance Fever.

Arlene has also hosted a number of award shows including The Southbank Show, The National Television Awards and The Oliver's. Arlene has made regular television appearances on programs including Loose Women, Have I Got News For You, Jonathan Ross and The Alan Titchmarsh Show.

As a choreographer she has worked on a number of world famous theatre, film, television productions and music videos. Finally, her directing credits include Strictly Come Dancing: The Live Tour, The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Michael Flatley's Lord of the Dance.

Arlene is a major spokeswomen for charities and campaigns, including the Alzheimer's Society and the Let's Dance International Festival, part of the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad Festival.