Strictly’s Rose Ayling-Ellis Spoke About her Split with ex-boyfriend Sam Arnold!
- Strictly Come Dancing champion Rose Ayling-Ellis has spoken for the first time about her split with ex-boyfriend Sam Arnold.
- The deaf English actress had managed to keep her romantic life away from the spotlight.
- Here’s how Rose is having a significant rise in her career through the dancing platform.
Winning is not the only thing that happened in the life of Rose Ayling-Ellis, 28, the first deaf contestant of Strictly 2021 alongside Giovanni Pernice.
The breakup was another dark side that happened less than a year after her being crowned the winner of Strictly. What went wrong in the relationship of the former couple Rose Ayling-Ellis and ex Sam Arnold?
Here’s what Rose told about her split with ex Sam Arnold
Rose Ayling-Ellis was also one of the contestants who had the spell of the Strictly’s curse as she split up with her boyfriend of seven years, Sam Arnold. The couple had cited the reason for the breakup due to Rose’s busy schedule.
Speaking about their split that happened months ago, Rose told The Telegraph on December 2022,
“I felt, from the start, like I had known him for a very, very long time… if that’s part of what ‘love at first sight’ can mean?”
The actress from the West End shows As You Like It is not interested in discussing about her private life. She preferred to discuss her professional life than romance as she mentioned,
“If I do that then I can’t switch off when I go home. I’d rather talk about my career, because I am really proud of it,” she added. “I’m proud of the hard work and I’m so glad I am deaf, because it gives me a purpose. I want to build the ladder and climb up it and leave it behind me for others to follow.”
Things were alright before she participated Strictly as she shared a photo of the pair to celebrate their six years together in 2020 writing,
“Six years we been together and I still don’t find you annoying.”
Who is Rose Ayling-Ellis?
Rose Ayling-Ellis is an English actress who first rose to fame for playing Frankie Lewis, in the BBC soap opera EastEnders. The British Sign language star is the recipient of the Visionary Honours for Inspirational Person of the Year in 2021.
She also portrayed Esther in the 2019 British Cold War television miniseries, Summer of Rockets. Ellis has also won the nineteenth series of Strictly Come Dancing with professional partner Giovanni Pernice, won the nineteenth series.