Watch below as Nick Viall And Peta Murgatroyd rehearse their Fox Trot. It’s beautiful for the little they show….
Gleb Savchenko is loving the dance concept for tonight’s dance on Dancing With The Stars with Erika Jayne. They’ve also been working hard on balance. Listen below for more….
According to Good Morning America, Maks Chmerkovskiy is hurt and won’t be dancing tonight. Stay tuned. We’ll have more on this story shortly….
— Al Kahn 💃🎤📷🔭👽🥁 (@idolxfactor1) March 27, 2017
ETA: Here’s a little more from GMA…
— Al Kahn 💃🎤📷🔭👽🥁 (@idolxfactor1) March 27, 2017
ETA2: According to ABC, Alan Bersten will be dancing for Maks.
Are you ready for Dancing With The Stars Season 24 Week 2? Not long to wait now. Below are a few teasers for what’s coming courtesy of everyone who posted…
— Al Kahn (@idolxfactor1) March 26, 2017
— Charo Cuchi Cuchi (@CharoCuchiCuchi) March 27, 2017
— Chris Kattan (@ChrisKattan) March 25, 2017
And all of these…. Read more..
Charo and Keo Motsepe talked with ABC7 in Chicago about their first performance on Dancing With The Stars and she had a few choice words to say about it. She’s so fun….
Charo may not have gotten the highest scores for her debut performance on “Dancing with the Stars” but she stole the spotlight with her salsa and sass.
There was no rest for Charo and partner Keo Motsepe the day after the 24th season premiere. It was back to rehearsing for the second episode. But the entertainer was ready to speak her mind.
“I was (expletive) off. I was expecting six,” she said.
“Mama did good she did really good she got robbed, she got robbed on those scores,” Shel Rasten, Charo’s son, said.
And Charo was not happy about her makeup job.
“They put me lips that I can suck an orange. I don’t believe it,” she said.
“Please Chicago, please, I apologize for my lips. They put so much makeup around the eyes, I did not recognize me,” she said. “I looked like a frog on her wedding day.”
More at ABC7 in Chicago. Also, thanks to Keodancerfans, here’s a hint on their next dance…
— Keodancerfans (@keodancerfans) March 24, 2017
Well, here I am again. Can’t say I’m overly excited about the show this season – silly fangirls, judges acting stupid, the producers using Julianne as a Heather apologist…all very annoying.
But there were a few actual bright spots. I loved David and Rashad, I thought Nick was funny and I liked that he wasn’t afraid to call a ringer BS. Love Simone, but I’m hoping that Sasha doesn’t play it too safe in the coming weeks. I’ve seen a lot of criticism of their Tango, but I have to say…I think it was the music. That music was crap. Just ONCE this season I would love to see an actual TANGO. Think Alexa and Derek – that kicked ASS. Hell, just about any Tango he’s ever done. He generally goes more traditional in the tango steps and music (when he has a choice) and I think the white flowery dress and the light, not-very-tango-y music of Simone and Sasha just ruins it for me. You can see the difference if you watch many of Derek’s – dark and intense. Read more..
Below Bonner Bolton and Sharna Burgess go to a country line-dancing bar to practice the Texas two-step in preparation of their Viennese Waltz on Dancing With The Stars Week 2. This is priceless. Courtesy of People….
This is so awesome! Gleb Savchenko and Elena Samodanova are expecting Baby #2!! Yayy! From all of us at PureDWTS, CONGRATULATIONS Gleb, Elena, and little Olivia!! From E Online. Be sure to read the link for the whole report.
“We’re expected a baby girl, a second little girl,” Gleb shared with us. “I’m going to be a dad again, it’s amazing. I have a girl and I think nothing is better than a little girl for daddies.”
As for his daughter Olivia, she’s already getting ready to become a big sister.
“[Olivia] is so excited. She can’t wait,” Gleb gushed.
As their family grows, it seems life can’t get any better for the competitor.
“Every year you make very special,” he wrote to his wife and daughter on Instagram as the new year rang in. “I love you so much more then anything in this world.”
ETA: Here is Gleb talking on his good news in rehearsals. So cute….
Access Hollywood asked Julianne Hough on her recent Bachelorette party. She’s such a doll as always.
ETA: Here is more with Julianne and Access Hollywood….
PureDWTS Season 24 Court Rants: I Don’t Care How “Rabid” Your Fanbase Is, You Won’t Win Without the General Audience Vote!
For the regulars, you probably have witnessed what prompted this rant 😛 For the non-regulars, bear with me: it seems like every season, there is at least one fanbase that just bugs the ever-loving sh*t out of me – and it’s usually because said fanbase decides to obnoxiously remind the entire online DWTS fandom how awesome their favorite is, and how they’re going to win, and how they’re sooooo much better than other contestants, and how much harder they’re gonna vote than all the other fans, how rabid & supportive the fanbase is, etc. Basically – if they can think of something to boast about, they will. Loudly, frequently, and obnoxiously…and the rest of the fans just have to grit their teeth and bear it until the season ends or that particular contestant gets eliminated.
But here’s the funny part: for all the boasting these fanbases do, very seldom do their contestants actually win DWTS. Why? To quote one of my Twitter followers, “If you have to tell us how big it is…it’s probably not that big.” 😉 But seriously, though – there’s a bit more to it than that. You have to take viewing demographics into account, and whether or not that fanbase aligns well with the main viewing demographic; you also have to consider if there’s another contestant on a particular season who perhaps aligns better with the main viewing demographic. The bottom line is this:
You cannot win DWTS if you don’t have the main viewing demographic of the show on your side.
And right now, I can hear the defiant protests of hoards of Harmonizers 😛 Go ahead – you guys can tell us all till you’re blue in the face how “rabid” you are, how “organized” you are, how “passionate & committed” you are. It comes across as a tad insecure, but go ahead. But I’m gonna warn you right now, unless Normani can get demographics on her side (or the show tries to pull off a pimping of never-before-seen proportions), I can almost guarantee she will not win. Let me explain why, using historical data from the show…