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Cynthia Erivo will replace Craig Revel-Horwood this weekend (Image:.; PA)

Cynthia Erivo will replace Craig Revel-Horwood in this weekend’s Strictly Come Dancing musicals after the judge tested positive for coronavirus.

The 34-year-old Oscar nominee, who is famous as a musical star, will take her seat to judge the remaining dancers at Saturday night’s show.

She said in a statement: ‘I am very delighted to join the strict judging panel for Musicals Week. Musicals have a unique place in my heart, it is such a special way of connecting all art and making it one.

“I’m excited to bring my expertise to the show and can’t wait to see what couples have in store this weekend.”

Who is Cynthia Erivo?

Cynthia, born in London, is a multi-award winning actress with Daytime Emmy, Grammy and Tony Awards to her credit.

Cynthia starred in The Color Purple on Broadway (Image: Jemal Countess /.)

Her first television role was in Michaela Coel’s 2015 series Chewing Gum and she has starred in films such as Bad Times at the El Royale, as well as playing American abolitionist Harriet Tubman in 2019’s Harriet.

What musicals has Cynthia Erivo been in?

Cynthia has recently been cast as Elphaba in the film adaptation of Wicked, one of the biggest musicals on Broadway and London’s West End, opposite Ariana Grande’s Glinda.

He has also appeared on Sister Act’s UK tour and The Color Purple’s Broadway tour, as well as participating in I Can’t Sing! The X Factor Musical.

This weekend, she will be judging the remaining celebrities on Strictly as they take on some of the classic tracks from musicals to make it to next week.

He has also starred in Sister Act (Image: Tristram Kenton)

Rose Ayling-Ellis and Giovanni Pernice will dance Quickstep to Love Is An Open Door from Frozen, while AJ Odudu and Kai Widdrington will waltz to Edelweiss from The Sound Of Music.

Rhys Stephenson and Nancy Zu will perform Footloose, while Dan Walker takes on Charleston with Nadiya Bychkova, performing with Singin ‘In The Rain’s Good Morning.

Más: Strictly Come Dancing

John Whaite and his partner Johannes Radebe will perform a Viennese waltz to Mary Poppins ‘Chim Chim Cher-ee, and Tom Fletcher and Amy Dowden will perform their choice of partner in Les Miserables’ On My Own.

Tilly Ramsay and Nikita Kuzmin will dance to another couple’s choice routine with Revolting Children from their namesake musical, Matilda.

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