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Andy Buchanan Biography – Andy Buchanan Wiki
Andy Buchanan is a Canadian professional ice dancer. The Wabumun, Alberta native started figure skating at the age of seven. He is a seven-time Western Canadian Champion. He has won both junior and senior titles, singles, and pairs skating. Andy decided to turn pro in 1999 and has played various leading roles for Disney on Ice, including Scar, Simba in Jungle Adventures, Tarzan, and Aladdin, with his partner and wife Robin Johnstone as Jasmine.
He also serves as a Talent Scout for Cirque Du Soleil. In April 2020, Andy and his wife founded The Creative Athletic Performance, a unique agency specializing in coaching, casting, choreography, and consulting.
Andy Buchanan Dancing on Ice
He is a contestant on ITV’s 14th series of Dancing on Ice where he will be partnering with Paralympic athlete, Stef Reid of the United Kingdom. He was announced as a contestant in October 2021. Andy previously appeared on the 8th series partnering former television presenter, Anthea Turner and on the 9th series paired with English actress and voiceover artist, Zaraah Abrahams. In 2021, he returned for the 13th series partnering model and media personality, Rebekah Vardy.
The fourteenth series of Dancing on Ice will be filmed at Bovingdon Airfield. The show will be hosted by Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby. Judges: Christopher Dean, Jayne Torvill, and Ashley Banjo will all return for their 5th series while South African Dancer and Strictly Come Dancing star Oti Mabuse will take John Barrowman’s place as a judge. The show will start airing on January 16, 2022, on ITV.
Andy Buchanan Age
Andy Buchanan’s age is unclear. He was born in Wabumun, Alberta, Canada.
Andy Buchanan’s Wife Robin Johnstone – Andy Buchanan Robin Johnstone
He is married to his wife Robin Johnstone, a fellow Canadian professional ice dancer. The two first met on the rink, when they were both working at Disney on Ice. The couple was starring in a show called Jungle Adventures in 2000, in which his wife, Robin portrayed Jane, and he skated as Simba. After getting married they started their double act, skating together as Jasmine and Aladdin and starring together in the acro-skating circus show Crystal. In 2020, they co-founded Creative Athletic Performance. They have been married for more than a decade.
Andy’s wife is also a contestant on the 14th series of ITV’s Dancing on Ice. She has previously appeared on the show several times. She made her Dancing on Ice debut in 2013 and later returned in 2014. In 2021, she returned for the 13th series partnering with comedian Rufus Hound. In October 2021, it was announced that she will be competing in the thirteenth series of show. Robin will be partnering with Ben Foden, an England rugby union player. The series will premiere on January 16, 2022, on ITV.
Andy Buchanan Instagram
His Instagram handle is @andybuchanan2