Most fondly known for his appearance on the BBC's Strictly Come Dancing, Gorka has continuously displayed outstanding talent and charisma in the 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021 series. His debut saw him paired with Eastenders’ star Tameka Empson’s, a brilliant platform which lead him to assisting Alexandra Burke in the following year where they successfully reached the final! In 2018 he paired with model and TV star Katie Piper and in 2020 he paired with Eastender's star Maise Smith, where they danced their way to the final. Most recently he paired with Hollyoaks star Katie McGlynn.

Gorka’s flare for dancing started from a very young age. Originally from Bilboa, Spain, at the age of 11 he attended Ballroom and Latin dance classes where he quickly excelled and became one of the top dancers within his country, representing Spain all over the world. From competing globally, he decided to reach out to theatre, performing in the world famous production “Burn the Floor”. This was performed all over the world, from West-End to Broadway, he also toured Japan, Australia, China and South Africa. Gorka has also starred in a number of sell out tours including 'Here Comes The Boys', 'Strictly: The Professionals' and 'Firedance'. 

Gorka is also a huge fan of health, fitness and fashion - he is a qualified personal trainer and fashion model. He enjoys sharing his fitness programs and training sessions on his well established, ever growing instagram (@gorka_marquez) with over 687k. Gorka has recently produced his own e-plan, allowing his fans to train just like him. 

He is also a very talented content creator, having worked with many large consumer brands. These include Facebook, Spotify, Huggies, Foodspring, Tropicana, Lindhals, Almonds, Reflex Nutrition, PureSport CBD and many more.