Earlier in the programme the panel had been having a heated discussion over whether or not former Strictly dancer Kristina Rihanoff should have revealed that she was expecting her first child with rugby player Ben Cohen on Celebrity Big Brother and the impact if would have on his ex-wife Abby.
During the live final, Tointon dazzled judges with a series of “first class” routines and received the highest number of public votes, pipping Countryfile’s Matt Baker to the title.
They were particularly praised for their Their Viennese Waltz to Cry Me A River on their way to taking the coveted glitterball trophy.
Pamela Stephenson, the psychologist and wife of Billy Connolly, was earlier eliminated from the BBC One show.
The Big Short, the film adaptation of Michael Lewis' book of the same name about the causes of the financial crisis, opens in UK cinemas this weekend.
It's dangerous to go there because I said something a few months back - in jest, light-heartedly - all of a sudden it was written that I was angry with the BBC."Far from it, I love the show.
I haven't got a bad word to say about it and I will watch it forever." She went on to explain: "If you're single and you go on the show - of course the producers are going to put two single people together.As far as we know, Artem hasn't been dating anyone since their split. (Photo Credit: Getty Images) He is not married right now.However, Artem was previously hitched to his dancing partner Giselle Peacock from 2004 until 2005.His latest was a serious relationship with actress and model Torrey De Vitto, whom he dated from 2016 until May 2017.Torrey is most known for her starring TV roles on .She said that she knew the producers partnered up singles and confessed that it was "fun for everyone".