He had two teeth smashed out in the assault, which took place as he walked to a nightclub with friends and fellow Strictly professional dancers Aljaz Skorjanec and Neil Jones, and had to undergo emergency dental surgery.
Ever the professional, he returned to the show in order to perform in the group routines for the rest of the series.
In 2014, Gorka joined the acclaimed Latin and ballroom dance troupe Burn the Floor, an international dancing phenomenon that was formed in 1995.
Strictly Come Dancing is his first major TV appearance.
GORKA Marquez joined Strictly Come Dancing's team of professional dancers in 2016 and is back for the 2017 series and is partnered with favourite Alexandra Burke.
But who is the Spanish hunk who has been repeatedly linked to Gemma Atkinson?
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