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Nancy Xu Biography – Nancy Xu Wiki

Nancy Xu is a Chinese professional dancer and choreographer based in London. She is best known for her time on Strictly Come Dancing, where she has been one of the professional dancers on the BBC competition show since 2019. The professional dancer has been a finalist on So You Think You Can Dance in China and starred in West End and Broadway show Burn The Floor.

Born in Hunan, China, Nancy learned to dance from age 8 and was admitted to the Guangdong Dance School, accelerating her status to a Professional Latin and Ballroom dancer from the age of 11. She was a finalist in the 2010 Under 21 Latin International Championships in London, third place at the 2010-2012 CBDF National Amateur Latin Championships, runner up at the 2013 International Singapore Championships Professional Latin.

In 2014 Nancy joined the TV show ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ in China, reaching the final top competitors. This experience added the further dance skills of tap, contemporary, jazz and hip-hop to her abilities. That same year, Nancy also appeared on the Chinese franchise of ‘Dancing With The Stars’.

Nancy joined the Burn The Floor family in 2015.

Nancy Xu Strictly Come Dancing

Latin dancer Nancy Xu joined the pro-dancer line-up for the 2019 series of BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing. She became the show’s first Chinese dancer after replacing Pasha Kovalev in series 17 of the show in September 2019.

She said at the time: “I’m thrilled and excited! I can finally announce that this year I’ll be one of the Strictly Come Dancing pro dancers. I cannot wait to start this new journey with all these amazing people and share the magic together.

“Thank you so much @bbcstrictly for one of the most beautiful birthday gifts ever, thank you for making my dream come true! This is a very special day! See you soon everyone stay tuned on BBC!”

In 2021, she took to the Strictly dance floor with her first-ever celebrity partner CBBC presenter Rhys Stephenson. The pair made it all the way to the Semi-Final. She was partnered with actor Will Mellor in 2022.

Nancy Xu Age

Nancy Xu was born on 30 July 1991 in Hunan, China. She is 32 years old as of 2023.

Nancy Xu Husband

Is Strictly’s Nancy Xu married? She isn’t married and therefore doesn’t have a husband.

Nancy Xu Boyfriend

BBC Strictly Come Dancing pro dancer Nancy Xu is dating Mikee Michele (also known as Mikee Introna), an Italian performer, actor, showman and martial artist. Born in Rome, Italy in 1980, Mikee is the founder of MIECS – Combat System, a martial arts school, and EartH in Pot, creating ÆartH NFTs — unique artistic and digital collectibles.

According to Nancy Xu’s boyfriend’s website, he has tried his hand at acting, starring in Lost Without You, Abnormal and Pain Killer. A singer since he was a child, he plays guitar and started to study piano at 7 years old and modern dance and hip hop when he was almost 10. With many experiences in tv programs and theatre shows he collaborated with lots of the most famous Italian singers as back singer and songwriter. In 2001 he signed a contract with Sony Columbia Italy being part of a pop band.

In the 2000s he worked as a hip-hop and modern dancer for music videos and collaborated with many songwriters as Franco Migliacci (songwriter of the most famous Italian song in the world “NEL BLU DIPINTO DI BLU” (VOLARE OOH OOH). He went on to perform alongside some of the most famous Italian singers including Jimmy Fontana.

Nancy Xu Height

Strictly Come Dancing pro dancer Nancy Xu stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (5’6″/1.67m).

Nancy Xu Nationality

Nancy Xu is of Chinese nationality. She was born in Hunan, China. She became Strictly Come Dancing’s first Chinese dancer after joining the show in 2019.


She is of Asian ethnicity.

Net Worth

Strictly Come Dancing professional dancer Nancy Xu’s net worth is estimated to be £1 million.


Nancy Xu’s Instagram handle is @nancy_xuxi.