BBC kondig Gavin aan & Stacey-ster het vir Strictly geteken en aanhangers is verward

STRICTLY Come Dancing fans were baffled when a BBC channel released an extra name for the 2022 reeks.

Some were left scratching their heads after a tweet announced that Nessa from Gavin & Stacey would be appearing on the dance show.

BBC Three announced Gavin & Stacey's Nessa as a surprise contestant

BBC Three announced Gavin & Stacey’s Nessa as a surprise contestantKrediet: BBC
Die karakter, seen here with Joanna Paige's Stacey, is played by Ruth Jones

Die karakter, seen here with Joanna Paige’s Stacey, is played by Ruth JonesKrediet: PA:Persvereniging

BBC Three posted: “✨ Oh! What’s occurring?” Nessa is bringing Barry Island to the ballroom as the 20th celebrity contestant confirmed for #Strictly 2022.

The post included a picture of the no-nonsense character, who is played by Ruth Jones in Gavin & Stacey, against the Streng backdrop.

Some quickly clocked the post as a joke, but others took it at face value.

One follower wrote: “OMG, can’t waitwhile another raved: “I mean that’s BLOODY AMAZING.

The account later admitted the tweet was a jokenot least because Nessa is a fictional character.

Plus, daar is slegs 15 contestants on Strictly and they have already been announcedwith The Sun revealing the full line-up this morning.

One fan replied: “Cruel. Very cruel. ?.”

Ruth Joneswho co-created and wrote Gavin & Stacey with James Corden, tweeted emojis of a laughing face, dancing woman and a disco ball.