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It’s A Halloween Strictly Come Dancing With Gleb Savchenko, Tristan MacManus, And More (Videos, Review Show In Comments)

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It’s Halloween Strictly Come Dancing! Let’s get this party started. Gleb Savchenko and Anita Rani will be dancing a “wicked” Waltz to “Once Upon A Dream” by Lana Del Rey. And have you see these cool Halloween shots of them at What’s On TV? They are stunning to say the least! Photo above from the shoot courtesy of Gleb Savchenko’s Instagram and What’s On TV. ETA: Gleb says they are dancing 4th!

As for Tristan Macmanus and Jamelia, they are dancing a “jeepers-creepers” Jive to “The Time Warp” from the Rocky Horror Picture Show. This is going to be cool and let’s hope they do well. We don’t want to see these two in the Dance Off again.

For more dance information, see the official Strictly Come Dancing site. As always, let us know on all of your thoughts in comments.

Lastly and more importantly, DON’T FORGET TO VOTE! Nathan just wrote and said Blackpool Week is confirmed in Week 8. So, we want to make sure to get Gleb and Anita there as well as Tristan and Jamelia.

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October 31, 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Strictly Come Dancing Week 5 With Gleb Savchenko, Tristan MacManus And More, Videos, Review Dances In Comments

It’s that time again, Strictly Come Dancing Fans! I’ll be in Las Vegas seeing Madonna tonight when this post goes LIVE. Be sure to tell me all of your thoughts in comments, so, I can read everything when I return. To see dance information for this week, see the official BBC Strictly Site. Also, DON’T FORGET TO VOTE! It’s more important now more than ever!

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October 24, 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Strictly Come Dancing Week 4 With Gleb Savchenko, Tristan MacManus And More, Videos, Review Dances In Comments

Wow, it’s hard to believe we’re in the 4th week of Strictly Come Dancing! This time, Gleb Savchenko and Anita Rani will be performing A Samba to “Hips Don’t Lie” by Shakira. Jamelia and Tristan MacManus will be doing a Charleston to “Straight Up” by Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox. To see the more dance information for the rest of the couples, see the official BBC Strictly Site. As always, let us know what you think of the dances and show in comments. You can even rank them if you want or tell us your Top 3? Who will be eliminated? Thanks, All, and DON’T FORGET TO VOTE! For how to do so including registration info, SEE THIS LINK!

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October 17, 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Strictly Come Dancing Week 3: Pre-Show Info, Photos, Videos, Review Dances In Comments

So, it’s Week 3 of Strictly Come Dancing and it’s “Movie” week. This time, Gleb Savchenko and Anita Rani will be performing the American Smooth to ‘Unchained Melody’ from Ghost. Jamelia and Tristan MacManus will be performing a Salsa to ‘Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel’ from Charlie’s Angels. To see the more dance information for the rest of the couples, see the official BBC Strictly Site.

For some pre-show info: Nathan says apart from Anita and Gleb doing “the pottery scene” in Ghost, know also the ballroom will be decked out in a movie theme. Also, we might see a Pro number in tonight’s show. Let’s hope so. We’ll post videos as soon as we can and now we have @AndreaM1969 helping us too so we should get them fast.

So, as always, let us know what you think of the dances and show in comments. You can even rank them if you want or tell us your Top 3? Who will be eliminated? Thanks, All, and DON’T FORGET TO VOTE! For how to do so including registration info, SEE THIS LINK!

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October 10, 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Strictly Come Dancing Week 2 With Gleb Savchenko, Tristan MacManus, & More -Preshow & Voting Info, Review Dances

Are you ready for the second week of Strictly Come Dancing? I’m excited (and to read all of your comments too as last week was a blast!). This time, Gleb Savchenko and Anita Rani will be performing a Charleston to ‘Pencil Full Of Lead’ by Paolo Nutini and they are dancing 11th. Jamelia and Tristan MacManus will be performing a Cha Cha to ‘Don’t Cha’ by Pussycat Dolls. To see the more dance information for the rest of the couples, see the official BBC Strictly Site (thanks Mr A for letting us know on the songs earlier too). Also, Nathan says Saturday’s show will be “125 minutes of constant dancing and no commercials. So, you might want to strategically slot in drink and toilet breaks!” So true. LOL 😯 With that said, we plan to post Gleb and Tristan’s dance videos as soon as we can for those who can’t watch until later or if you want to watch them again. Also, like last week, we’re going to sticky this post to the top of the page for today (Saturday) and tomorrow (Sunday) to update on both shows and so you can find it to comment in. Let us know what you think of everything in comments. Who were your favorites? Who were your least favorites? Thanks, All, and DON’T FORGET TO VOTE! For how to do so including registration info, SEE THIS LINK!

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October 3, 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Strictly Come Dancing Week 1 With Gleb Savchenko, Tristan MacManus, And More – Review Show & Dances

For those planning to watch “Strictly Come Dancing, it’s PREMIERE TIME!! Nathan has been warming us up for several weeks now for the show. If you haven’t read his recent blogs, you can do so here. In his latest blog, he told us the songs and dances for each couple. Anita Rani and Dancing With The Stars pro Gleb Savchenko will be performing a Cha Cha to ‘Rather Be’ by Clean Bandit. Jamelia and Dancing With The Stars pro Tristan MacManus will be Waltzing to ‘Do Right Woman, Do Right Man’ by Aretha Franklin. Nathan also informs us that the show today is an hour long and 6 couples will dance. Tomorrow the show is 1 hour and 20 minutes long and 9 couples will dance. We’re not sure when Gleb or Tristan will dance, but, we plan to post their dance videos as soon as we can in the space below for those who can’t watch or if you want to watch them again. Also, we’re going to sticky this post to the top of the page for today (Friday) and tomorrow (Saturday) to update on both shows and so you can find it to comment in. So, be sure you let us know what you think of everything in comments. Thanks, All, and DON’T FORGET TO VOTE too if you are able to! I’m so excited as I’ve never watched “Strictly Come Dancing” before. Thanks to Gleb and Tristan (and Elena Samodanova) for helping to bring fans from all over the world together. It’s so cool when you think about it. 🙂

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September 25, 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

‘Strictly Come Dancing’ The Best And The Worst, Dances For Week One – By Nathan

Nathan has written a new “Strictly Come Dancing” blog for us! He picks his “best of” and “worst of” dances on the show. For those who follow the show, let us know if you agree or disagree. Nathan also tells us the dances and songs for Week One!! Exciting. Be sure to tune in on Friday and Saturday if interested. Times below. THANKS NATHAN!!

Blog 3: The Best and Worse
by Nathan

Hi again folks. Sorry for my blank last week. Let’s just say personal problems have got in the way as of late and I have had some unsettling news, but onwards and upwards.

To get you all to look forward to Week 1 on Friday and Saturday, I thought I would do the best and worse routines ever in every dance style. So, lots and lots of YouTube videos to watch over the next few days.

I won’t offer in depth analysis I will just let the dances do all the talking.

    Ballroom Dances

Waltz
BEST
Abbey and Aljaz
Simon and Kristina

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September 24, 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Update On DWTS Strictly Come Dancing’s Gleb Savchenko And Tristan MacManus

I’m getting so excited to watch “Strictly Come Dancing” and the premiere is coming up quickly on this coming Friday and Saturday (yes, get those streams ready, Guys!). For some cool interviews with Dancing With The Stars pros Gleb Savchenko and Tristan MacManus, see The Mirror and The Sunday Express. They’ve posted some amazing photos at each link too. And as you can see below, I can’t get enough of the country photos of Gleb and his partner Anita Rani! Beautiful! More coming later this week with a new blog by Nathan! Special thanks to ‏@jane9668 and @clrhmly for the help with this post. See their twitter accounts for even more extras.

Tristan at The Mirror;
He said: “Things have been great. Jamelia is super. I obviously didn’t know her before the show but she’s really easy to get on with. I like her a lot. We’ve been having fun.

and…

“The rehearsals have been quite light and we’re getting a lot of work done. We generally get on with each other, which always makes it easier. We don’t have to fake anything then.”

He pointed out: “Me and my wife are very, very comfortable. There’s been a big deal made out of it but I haven’t been around when any of this stuff has happened.

“I think once you’re very comfortable and happy in your own life and with your own partner that’s enough.

“My wife and I have a very strong marriage. I very much separate myself from the show when I’m not doing it.

Gleb at The Sunday Express:
At the age of 19, he met another beautiful girl called Elena Samodanova in a dance studio who later became his wife. She is a judge on the Russian version of Strictly on which her husband has also appeared.

They have danced together for nine years, becoming champions in Australia, and won the Rising Stars competition in the UK. The couple are currently ranked 10th in the world.

“My wife is very supportive and intelligent, and helps me a lot in terms of the show.” Until recently the couple were based in Hong Kong so they could fly to competitions all over the world. For now London will be their home. There is also another little dancer in the family, their daughter Olivia, four.

“Olivia loves dancing. She wears Elena’s high heels and pretends she is Britney Spears,” says Gleb, who also lived in LA for two years. A year ago he danced with Jennifer Lopez in a L’Oréal ad.

And in 2013 he appeared on the US version of Strictly, Dancing With The Stars. He was paired with British celebrity Lisa Vanderpump from The Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills, who said he was so gorgeous she could barely look at him. And judging by similar comments made by his current Strictly partner Anita Rani, she has the same problem.

He’s more than happy to be paired with the Countryfile presenter and describes her as intelligent, kind and funny. “We clicked from the first time we met. I have already seen she is a hard worker. She is fierce and willing to try things. I care about how I can take my celebrity partner to the top and make sure she stays happy during her journey.”

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September 20, 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

‘Strictly Come Dancing’ Launch Show And Teams Review By Nathan

How about more sprinkles of Nathan? He’s a hoot as always with his unique UK sense of humor as he reviews the Strictly Come Dancing Launch show and the couples who will be dancing this season. For those watching the show, see if you agree and let us know what you think as always (I love what he said about Gleb & Anita and Tristan & Jamelia. So, I’m good. 😀 ).

Blog 2: The Launch Show
by Nathan

Hello and welcome to my second blog in the series. This week I will be covering the launch show and all the goings on. The way I will structure this is talking about my thoughts on each couple and what I think their projection will be over the course of the series. So without any further ado…

The series started off in spectacular style with all the pros, judges and the presenters getting ready to board the “Strictly Express”. The setting was a quaint 1950s style English village. Fun fact this was set in a county (state) called Essex, a county that boarders London and to the north of my county of Kent. The train in question grabbed a lot of media attention due to the fact that the train was used in a porn movie, but enough of that I think. 🙂 Particular highlights include:- Kevin in the shower (coz hilarious), Kristina reading the latest scandal the Daily Mail have embroiled her in, Pasha polishing his glitter ball trophy (ooo pardon), Natalie just being epic-mazing, Len telling Bruno to shovle the glitter in to the engine (you folks on DWTS are going to miss the codger so much), Darcey being a trolley dolly in a outfit fit for old time porn movies (Oi Nathan, I said enough of the porn talk. *slaps self on the hand*). Anyway, where was I on to the next part of the show….

The Strictly Express arrives at the Red Carpet show filmed the day earlier. This was broadcast on an Interactive Broadcast a few days previous to Saturday, but there was no live feed, so you did not see this. The Celebs and Pros reveal themselves in full splendor to the public. This is when the pros start a Cha-cha-cha to the Jennifer Lopez hit “Let’s Get Loud” on the red carpet. Then by some power of editing and a bit of sci-fi power, BBC also owned Doctor Who. So, it figures. This Cha-cha-cha then more “Cha-chas” into the studio and over 24 hours later to an amazing light show on the famous “Srticly/DWTS arches”. The presenters, Tess and Claude, join in and the “Lets Get Loud” segues into one of the biggest tunes of the year, a song that reigned supreme in the charts all January here in the UK. Next played “Uptown Funk” with Bruno surrounded by the female pros being-well-Bruno really. The female pros (especially Natalie and new Girl Otlile) do a Cha-cha-cha with Len. Darcey pranced around and Craig (boo hiss) does a Charleston (!?) with Kevin and Tristan. Then Joanne and Kristina danced and that was that really. Read more..

September 10, 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Beautiful Galleries Of ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ Launch Show With Gleb Savchenko, Tristan MacManus, ­Bruno Tonioli, And More

Heads up “Strictly Come Dancing fans! If you head to Clrhmly’s Flicker account, you can view some beautiful Galleries of the Strictly Come Dancing Launch Show. Claire has outdone herself taking screen caps of all the partnerships including Gleb Savchenko & Anita Rani and Tristan MacManus & Jamelia. Hey, and Bruno ­Tonioli too!

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September 7, 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. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.