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BBC's Newsnight presenter closes Halloween show with Thriller dance

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Last night’s BBC’s current affairs show Newsnight ended with presenter Kirsty Wark wishing viewers a Happy Halloween with a performance of the thriller dance.

Not content with interviewing Cookie Monster or acknowledging their #Fails, the Newsnight crew, with help from dancers from a local theatre school, gave the show a spooky sendoff.

Our favourite bit is when you think:

No Kirsty Wark’s not going to do itm is she? Is she going to do it? SHE’S DOING IT!

Source: BBC Newsnight

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Newsnight’s editor Ian Katz had earlier tweeted that there was a bunch of youngsters in the offices to “help” with the show.

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