Here's everything you need to know about her…
Who is Alex Schauman?
Alex Schauman, 38, is a professional skater from Finland.
She first appeared on Dancing On Ice in 2010 and was paired with Dr Hillary Jones.
Other celebrities she's skated with are Dominic Cork, Sam Nixon and Todd Carty in the All Stars series.
She's married to fellow Dancing On Ice pro Lukasz Royzcki.
Who is Alex paired with?
This year Alex will be dancing alongside James Jordan.
James previously showed off his fancy footwork on Strictly Come Dancing from 2006 until 2013.
He's also been on Celebrity Big Brother twice – in 2014 and 2017.
Which celebs will be in the Dancing On Ice 2019 line-up?
The full line-up for the 2019 series has been confirmed:
- Wes Nelson
- Didi Conn
- Saara Aalto
- Jane Danson
- Mark Little
- Melody Thornton
- Ryan Sidebottom
- Saira Khan
- Brian McFadden
- James Jordan
- Gemma Collins
- Richard Blackwood
When is Dancing On Ice on TV?
Dancing On Ice 2019 returns to ITV tonight, January 6, at 6pm, airing until 8pm.
Phillip Schofield will be back to present the hit show once more alongside Holly Willoughby, who revealed the news of the show's return live on This Morning in late January.
Skating icons and current judges Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean will return as judges, alongside Jason Gardiner and Ashley Banjo.
The series is set to reunite Jason and Karen Barber seven years after their heated on-air row after former Olympic skater Karen has landed the role of head coach.
"Having been involved with the show since its very first series, it holds a lot of special memories to me and I'm looking forward to working with this year's celebrities as we start transforming them into skating stars," she said.
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