But now he’s all grown up – and last year appeared on E4 dating programme Celebs Go Dating, alongside the likes of Ferne McCann and Joey Essex. From dancer to reality star, here’s the lowdown on Perri…
How old is Perri Kiely?
The dancer wowed the BGT judges when he was just 14-years old.
But now the 22-year-old is all grown up he’s surprised fans with his dramatic transformation.
The ripped performer, who refers to himself as a “professional third wheel”, will be looking for love on the popular dating programme.
Why is Perri Kiely famous?
Perri joined dance troupe Diversity in 2007.
After two years of training, the group appeared on Britain’s Got Talent.
Following a breathtaking performance in the final, the dancers famously beat Susan Boyle to take the crown.
The ITV talent show proved a popular platform for Perri, who performed with Diversity at a number of events and festivals.
In 2010, Kiely could also be spotted in blockbuster StreetDance 3D.
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What other TV shows has Perri Kiely been on?
Perri’s most well-known telly appearance was his participation in diving contest Splash!
His television competition skills were proven again, as the dancer beat athlete Richard Whitehead in the final.
In 2013, he was announced as backstage co-presenter for the fourth series of Got to Dance, where he hosted alongside Jordan Banjo.
His other noteworthy television credits include Get Your Skills On, Ashley Banjo’s Big Town Dance and You’re Back in the Room.
Perri starred in Celebs Go Dating, where he searched for love with other popular stars including Joey Essex and Ferne McCann.
He also competed in Celebrity Great British Bake Off, which he eventually went on to win.
by – TheSun TV and Showbiz