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PureDWTS Season 20 Preliminary POLL: Who’s Your Favorite Couple? Who Will Win?

Here it is – our seasonal “first impressions” poll :-) Based on the results of previous seasons’ polls, our readers are often pretty accurate in predicting finalists and winners – last year, the top 4 in the “who will win?” poll ended up being the four finalists (but not in the right order).  Please, spare me if you’re of the “but we haven’t even seen them dance yet!” group that doesn’t even think we should be voting – this is strictly on first impressions, without dance experience factoring in.  Don’t like it? Don’t vote.  Easy. :-)

I went ahead and included Chris Soules & Witney in the poll – Tom was anything but subtle when hinting about Witney’s partner. :-) And if you need a refresher, here’s the link to the cast announcement live blog.

February 24, 2015 I Written By

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Executive Producer Rob Wade Comments On New Cast Of Dancing With The Stars Season 20

Here’s a quote from Dancing With The Stars Executive Producer Rob Wade on the new cast. From USA Today….

“We wanted to put the best of the best together for the 10th anniversary” season, which also marks the 20th edition of the popular show, executive producer Rob Wade says. “It’s got a classic Dancing with the Stars feel, where you have some great human-interest stories, some great celebrity names, some great dancing, some great comedy and humor.”

I think they’ve definitely done just that!!! What do you think?

ETA: ABCMedia Net has issued a press release on the new cast. You can read it in full here.

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Videos Of Dancing With The Stars Season 20 Cast Announcement

Here’s some video footage of the Good Morning America Dancing With The Stars Season 20 Cast Announcement. What a cast! I’m love love loving it!!!


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ETA: Here’s a you tube version…

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

DWTS Season 20 CAST ANNOUNCEMENT – LIVE BLOG

Well, here we are! Another Cast Announcement Live Blog!! The show is starting shortly and then they will drag their feet for approximately an hour and 20 minutes. :-)  Go below the table for further commentary. Also, if you want to refer back to Courtney’s rumor round up, just click the link.

The Celeb Dancers and their Partners

Celebrity Pro Partner
1.  Rumer Willis  Val C.
2.  Redfoo  Emma
3.  Patti Labelle  Artem
4.  Riker Lynch  Allison
5.  Charlotte McKinney  Keo
6.  Michael Sam  Peta
7.  Willow Shields  Mark
8. Noah Galloway  Sharna
9.  Suzanne Somers  Tony
10.  Robert Herjavec  Kym
11.  Nasti Luiken  Derek
12.  Chris Soules  Whitney

 

ETA: Seriously….a 14 year old??  Not cool, TPTB, not cool.

ETA2: Special guest is Alfonso…with his MBT.  With a gold MBT, actually, in honor of the anniversary season.

ETA3: Hmmm….only 10?

ETA4: Stupid Derek. Very stupid.

 

 

ETA: According to Courtney on Twitter, the following are troupe members…

Troupe:
Jenna
Alan
Lindsay
Henry
Sasha
Brittany

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I'm a nerd and proud of it. Two degrees in geology also means I love BEER. :-) I'm also a Derek lover - proud of that too. So don't scream at those of us on this site and call us a bunch of "biased Derek-lovers" - it's just ME. :-) It may sound like I hate DWTS at times, but really, I'm just a snarky nitpicker from way back. And I'm cynical and jaded too. But I do love DWTS. :-)

HQ Photos Of DWTS Karina Smirnoff At The Grove Book Signing

Awww, how about some lovely new photos of Karina Smirnoff to start off our morning? Below are some pictures of her at a book signing at The Grove In Hollywood last night. To see more photos, see Getty Images. Also, to order who new book “We’re Just Not That Into You” (which I hear is a hoot!), go here.

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

DWTS Season 20 – Shane Harper Again?? Rumor and Innuendo

Remember a ways back when I posted a random hint about Shane Harper doing DWTS?? Well, here’s another one…whatcha think??

Shane Harper

February 23, 2015 I Written By

I'm a nerd and proud of it. Two degrees in geology also means I love BEER. :-) I'm also a Derek lover - proud of that too. So don't scream at those of us on this site and call us a bunch of "biased Derek-lovers" - it's just ME. :-) It may sound like I hate DWTS at times, but really, I'm just a snarky nitpicker from way back. And I'm cynical and jaded too. But I do love DWTS. :-)

DWTS Season 20 Rumor: NFL’s Michael Sam Signed To Do Dancing With The Stars?

What do you think about Michael Sam doing Dancing With The Stars? TMZ is reporting that he is signed. More below and at the link.

Michael Sam will be competing in March, but not on the football field, on the “Dancing with the Stars” hardwood … TMZ Sports has learned.

Michael — the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL — will be part of Season 20, which fires up next month.

I say YES! I so want a football player to do the show again!

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

Coverage Of Dancing With The Stars Pros On LIVE With Kelly And Michael – Video, Pics

We hope to have some video of the pros from Dancing With The Stars dancing on LIVE With Kelly And Michael for their After Oscar Party shortly. For now, how about a pic from rehearsals this morning?

Scroll below for updates….

#DWTS' dance looks great! #KellyandMichael #AfterOscar @DancingAbc

A photo posted by LIVE with Kelly and Michael (@kellyandmichael) on

ETA: Here are more pics and video….

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

DWTS20 Julianne Hough Attends 23rd Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party – HQ Photos

Last night, Dancing With The Stars Julianne Hough attended the 23rd Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party in Los Angeles, California. You can view lots of photos of her at Getty Images. Stunning!!

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

DWTS Julianne Hough Attends Pre-Oscar Party – HQ Photos

More photos of Julianne Hough! Last night, she attended the Grey Goose hosted Michael Sugar, Doug Wald and Warren Zavala pre-oscar party at the Sunset Tower in West Hollywood, California. Click on the pic to see more photos.

February 22, 2015 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.