Previously, the TV personality announced he was leaving Gogglebox alongside his husband Danial Lustig, telling fans: “We believe it’s time to move on and explore other opportunities.”
The sad news that the star would not be taking to the ice in 2024 was announced via the show’s official X account (formerly Twitter).
Gogglebox star Stephen Lustig-Webb leaves Dancing on Ice after injuring his ankle during training
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Stephen Lustig-Webb has had to withdraw from this year’s show due to an ankle injury he sustained during training. He is still an integral part of our DOI family and we will support Stephen. We wish him all the best for his recovery. #DancingOnIce
— Dancing on Ice (@dancingonice) October 21, 2023
“Stephen Lustig-Webb has to withdraw from this year’s show due to an ankle injury sustained during training.
“He is still an integral part of our DOI family and we will support Stephen. We wish him all the best for his recovery.”
This year’s prominent guests include DJ and presenter Adele Roberts, Olympic champion and presenter Greg Rutherford MBE and world boxing champion Ricky Hatton MBE.
Stephen Lustig-Webb isn’t the only one hanging up his skates this year, professional skater Matt Evers is also leaving the show.
This news was announced shortly after the departure of Stephen Lustig-Webb. The official account said: “Some more news from DOI HQ @TheMattEvers is hanging up his boots and will not be taking part in the new series. Matt will always be a part of us. “We are a member of the Dancing On Ice family and wish him all the best for the future.”