Kevin chimed in, insisting Cynthia is a “great choice” to join the judging panel this week.
He enthused: “I think it’s great, a really wicked choice actually and a really interesting choice.
“I think Strictly are getting so many things right at the moment. They’re making some really good choices I think with the casting across the board.
“I’m so excited to see what she makes of it all,” Kevin added.
Strictly Come Dancing continues Saturday at 6:35pm on BBC One.