The bubbly presenter, who made her name as a contestant on the third series of Big Brother in 2002, confirmed her participation on This Morning earlier today.
“I am absolutely overjoyed to be joining the Strictly team. I am ready to immerse myself in glitter and hard work, with a dash of fun along the way!” – Hammond
Despite a short stay of two weeks in the Big Brother house, Alison went on to find work as a presenter and currently holds the appointment of This Morning‘s showbiz reporter.
In the role Alison has secured access to many of Hollywood’s leading stars including Hugh Jackman, Will Smith, George Clooney and Daniel Craig.
Alison made another foray into the world of reality TV in 2010, participating in that year’s series of I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here! however her stay in that show was also a short one.