Anton du Beke is an English Ballroom dance as well as a TV presenter who is mostly known as the professional dancer on BBC One celebrity dancing show known as Strictly Come Dancing since it started airing in the year 2004. He is the native of Sevenoaks, Kent, England. He is of Hungarian Spanish ethnicity and he belongs to a British nationality.

Anton came into this world on 20th July of the year 1966 which has now made him at the age of 49. He is the son of Antal Xavier Beke and wife Ascension. His family members also include his two younger siblings. Anton went to get his education from the Wildernesse School located in Sevenoaks.

Anton started to dance when he was just 14 years old when he discovered his local dance school. He took the first dancing exam in June of the year 1981 and then began competitive dancing after few years. During those formative years, he had three partners before Holton School of Dancing closed in 1987.

 Anton then left his school at 16 for following an amateur dancing career. When he was 17, he decided to get specialized in the ballroom. He used to dance during evenings and at the weekends; he had a day job as salesman in the Bed Post where he was known as Tony Beke.

Moving on to his personal life biography, Anton has not got married yet. He is currently in relationship with his girlfriend named Hannah. At present, the couple is residing together in Buckinghamshire. He is a tall guy with the height of 1.80 m.

In addition to making his appearance in Strictly Come Dancing, he was also one of the contestants on BBC Two series known as The Underdog Show. He has also presented BBC cookery show called Step Up to the Plate. Besides that, he is also active in Twitter and Instagram. 

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