They started their partnership in 1994, earning several accolades in the arena.Though they turned professional in 1999, they got married in 2003.Ahead of the new series, Emily told BBC Three Counties Radio it was a dream to take part in the show: "It's one of my favourite programmes, I couldn't believe I was being given the chance to take part in it."I didn't think in a million years I'd get chosen I knew how many people they'd auditioned for it. Emily's mother is the actress and impressionist Kate Robbins, who is best known for providing the female voices on Spitting Image.
Several of the skating celebrities were relieved to make it through this week after a difficult few days.
I just got the phone call, when I was in the car with my Mum and we were so happy we nearly crashed. Emily's father is a musician and her uncle, Ted Robbins, plays Den Perry in Peter Kay's hit comedy Phoenix Nights.
She also has an aunt who appears in the TV advert for Shelia's Wheels and another uncle is the Teletubby Tinky Winky.
While they were still competitive skaters, however, they were known for being two-time United States Eastern Sectional champions and had two top-10 finishes at the national championships.
Fred Palascak and Melanie Lambert have also appeared on several ice dance entertainment shows.