DANCING On Ice star Brianne Delcourt knew she was going to marry skating partner Kevin Kilbane the first time she laid eyes on him because voices in her head told her so.
Brianne revealed: At that moment, I thought, This is the man I am going to marry.
She told Loose Women: I was coming through the tunnel at the stadium [Goodison Park] and it was a weird moment.
In my head I had these little voices saying, Im going to marry this guy. At that moment, I thought, This is the man I am going to marry.
Kevin – who joined Brianne on the show to discuss their recent engagement – said their connection was instant.
After meeting on Dancing On Ice at the end of 2019, the pair quickly moved in together.
Kevin said their connection was “instant”
Kevin said: When you know, you know. Its early days in a relationship but I feel as though Ive known Bri my whole life.
And earlier this week they revealed their plans to wed.
Pro dancer Brianne shared a heartwarming video of the proposal to her Instagram page, writing, He couldnt be more perfect.
She later posted a picture showing off her ring.
She wrote: He was worth the wait,” before adding, Kev, youve made me the happiest girl in the world. Youre my fairytale ending.
While the couples relationship has progressed quickly, theyre remaining tight-lipped about whether they’ve set a date for the wedding.
But Brianne does admit shed be open to skating down the aisle.
She laughed: I am thinking about that!
Former footballer Kevin isnt the first skating partner Brianne has dated.
She started dating Corrie actor Danny Young after meeting him during the shows fifth series in 2010.
In 2011, she had a brief romance with Hollyoaks star Sam Attwater.
And in 2013, Brianne revealed shed had a relationship with EastEnders star Matt Lapinskas despite the actor dating Shona McGarty at the time.
Speaking to The Sun at the time, she said: “Matt has totally betrayed me. He’s been nasty and he’s lied, when all I’ve done for the last two years is try to help and protect him.