15 December 2019 12:39

For the third and final dance, each couple will perform their favourite routine from the series.

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TAYLOR Swift looked ready to put on an amazing show during tonight's Strictly Come Dancing final as she posed up with the professionals. The 30-year-old wore a long gold sequinned dress and her trademark red lipstick ahead of her performance. 4 Taylor Swift posed up ahead of her performance this evening Credit: Instagram Smiling broadly, she wrapped her arms around Janette Manrara and Amy Dowden, while Diane Buswell, AJ Pritchard, Aljaž Škorjanec and Graziano Di Prima huddled around them. She is expected to sing her 2019 hit Lover, but could also perform her newly released festive song Christmas Tree Farm. After 13 spectacular, sparkling weeks, the time has come to find out who'll be waltzing home with the coveted Glitterball trophy.

Taylor Swift looks amazing in gold sequins as she prepares to perform in Strictly final

Tonight the three remaining couples face an epic ballroom battle, during which they must each perform three routines. The first dance will be picked by the judges and is one each couple will have performed earlier in the series. 4 Kelvin Fletcher is the favourite to win the show Credit: BBC Their second routine is one of their own choosing, which they will showcase without the restriction of rules. For the third and final dance, each couple will perform their favourite routine from the series. Kelvin Fletcher, Karim Zeroual and Emma Barton will take to the dance floor with their pro partners. As ever, Claudia Winkleman and Tess Daly host, while judges Shirley Ballas, Motsi Mabuse, Craig Revel Horwood and Bruno Tonioli cast a critical eye over the routines. The show will kick off with a group number featuring the finalists and the professionals, and all of this year's celebs are set to return for one last dance together. 4 Emma Barton is hoping to help Anton win for the first time Credit: BBC 4 Karim is hoping to take home the Glitterball trophy Credit: BBC Most Read In TV & Showbiz OH MY DOSH Piers Morgan pushes Susanna Reid to admit she's a millionaire BLEAK XMAS Katie Price LOSES her beloved £2million 'Mucky Mansion' after bankruptcy Exclusive NIC'S SCHERSNIFFER Nicole Scherzinger 'sniffed poppers' on night at gay bar with Thom Evans Exclusive LOTTO JANE Euromillions winner Jane Park to quit Scotland for Dubai for fresh start Exclusive CREEP QUIET Dan Osborne meets Natalie Nunn behind Jac's back and begs her to deny threesome WE GOT CHILLS! John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John revive Grease roles for 1st time in 41yrs Former Emmerdale actor Kelvin is the bookies favourite to be crowned the champion of series 2019. Emma, who is best known for playing Honey Mitchell in EastEnders, trails behind with 12/1. She is the only female celebrity who remains in the series and will be hoping she can help long-serving dancer Anton Du Beke win the show for the first time.