Posts tagged "dancing with the stars"

Phew! Jennifer Grey Is The “Dancing With The Stars” Champion

Last night on "Dancing with the Stars," the sanctity of the mirror ball trophy—not to mention the order of the universe—was restored. A champion was crowned and it was not, as many people had feared, Bristol Palin. Nope, the "DWTS" voters of America came to their senses and gave the win to Jennifer Grey, who…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 24, 2010

The “Dancing With The Stars” Finale: Bristol Palin Versus Jennifer Grey

Last night on "Dancing with the Stars," the mirror ball hopefuls got one last chance to impress America with a redemption dance, to make up for their biggest travesty of the season, and a freestyle dance of their choice. The highlight of the night was Jennifer Grey's freestyle, during which she carried a watermelon—an ode…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 23, 2010

Bristol Palin Receives “DWTS” Death Threat

Bristol Palin is turning out to be the most controversial "Dancing With the Stars" contestant ever. People are calling "conspiracy theory" on her miraculous winning streak. A Wisconsin guy even shot at his television screaming "f**king politics" after her performance last week, which earned her a spot in the finale tonight. But that wasn't the…

By: Ami Angelowicz / November 22, 2010

Man Shoots TV After Watching Bristol On “Dancing With The Stars”

More than a few people are irked by Bristol Palin's staying power on "Dancing with the Stars." And one man in Wisconsin just couldn't take it anymore. Steven Cowan, 66, was kicking back on Monday and having a few drinks while watching the show. But after this performance by Bristol, he jumped up and yelled…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 18, 2010

Ellen Says Same-Sex Dancing No Big Deal

“I think it’s weird. It’s not a romantic thing. It’s an art form and in dancing it doesn’t matter. We are just so used to seeing a man and woman dancing together.” Ellen DeGeneres on the rumors that wife Portia de Rossi might be part of the first same-sex dance couple on "Dancing With the

By: Julie Gerstein / November 15, 2010

Portia De Rossi Might Be Part Of A “Dancing With The Stars” Same-Sex Dance Couple

If you've been missing a weekly dose of Portia de Rossi -- and her harrowing new memoir, Unbearable Lightness, isn't enough -- then it might just be your lucky day. It seems openly gay Portia is at the top of the list of stars that producers of "Dancing With the Stars" are hoping to get…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 12, 2010

Israel’s “Dancing With The Stars” Does Girl On Girl

Israel's "Dancing With the Stars" has gotten a lot of press for their decision to feature a same-sex dance pair this season. Gili Shem-Tov is an openly gay sportscaster and Dorit Milman is a heterosexual professional dancer. But they make beautiful music together. "When we go on primetime TV as a couple, we’re showing everyone…

By: Ami Angelowicz / November 6, 2010

Oopsie! Bristol Palin Forgot To Vote

"I did not send in my absentee ballots to Alaska. I'm going to be in trouble. Sorry, mom!" -- Bristol Palin on neglecting her civic duty. "Dancing With the Stars" is waaay more important to the future of our country. I never cease to be amazed at the values that Mama Grizz imbued her with.

By: Ami Angelowicz / November 4, 2010

Fall TV Guide: “Skating With The Stars” One-Ups “DWTS”

Ice skating has never been my favorite activity. See: me clinging to the side wall for dear life during every ice skating birthday party I went to as a kid. But ABC's newest show, "Skating with the Stars," is seriously upping the ante on "Dancing with the Stars" by taking C-listers and having them stra…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 3, 2010

Bristol Palin Dances In A Monkey Suit

Last night's "Dancing with the Stars" brought a very special surprise. Bristol Palin and Mark Ballas dancing in monkey suits while doing the jive to the theme song from my favorite old TV show, "The Monkees." See the girl monkey who can't quite keep up? Yeah, that's Bristol. I wonder if Sarah Palin watched the…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 19, 2010

Bristol Palin And The Situation Get Sexy On “Dancing With The Stars”

So, sue us, we are watching this week's episode of "Dancing with the Stars" a little late. But we just had to bring you this clip of Bristol Palin getting sexy while rumba-ing with Mark Ballas to "Umbrella." Her dancing was totally stiff, but that hip shimmy move wasn't bad. And the faux making out…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 13, 2010

“Dancing With The Stars” Courted Todd Before They Asked Bristol

"They wanted Todd to be on the show. I think that would have been cool to see, too. But here Bristol is… doing something all new ... [If I were on the show], they would have to let me dribble back and forth and maybe pivot and do a jump shot or something as part…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 8, 2010

Sarah Palin Gets Booed On “Dancing With The Stars”

Last night, Sarah Palin dropped by to watch the live filming of "Dancing with the Stars," sitting in the front row. But apparently, several members of the audience could not contain their lack of excitement and booed her as she took her seat. The boos could be heard in the telecast—they happened before Sarah appeared…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 28, 2010

Mark Ballas Goes Home To Alaska To Meet Bristol’s Parents

Bristol Palin's "Dancing with the Stars" partner, Mark Ballas, made the trek to Alaska this weekend to meet the Palins, check out the frozen scenery, and play an acoustic guitar set at a bar called Rumrunners. He posted the pics above on his Twitter page captioned, "Me and my gorgeous partner Bristol ... Me and…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 27, 2010

Who Celebrities Want To See Win This Season Of “Dancing With The Stars”

Former "Dancing With The Stars" contestant Kelly Osbourne knows whom she is rooting for on season 11. Kelly says that her vote is going to Bristol Palin, for her bravery. "I have a real soft spot for Bristol Palin," said Kelly. "I really do. I think she's going out there and trying, and to not…

By: Kelli Bender / September 24, 2010

David Hasselhoff Sex Bombed Off “Dancing With The Stars”

Last night, David Hasselhoff was the first C-lister voted off "Dancing with the Stars." What?!?! With those hip thrusts and that jacket toss? Above, see the "Sex Bomb" cha cha that got David eliminated. After hearing that he was out, David said, "It's been a great ride. I feel bad for Kym because she worked…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 22, 2010

Bristol Palin Surprises On “Dancing With The Stars”

Last night was the season premiere of "Dancing with the Stars" and one of the biggest surprises of the night was that Bristol Palin, "teen activist," wasn't the most horrible dancer. Sure, she was awkward and a little stiff and definitely shy, but she showed bursts of potential throughout her minute-plus routine, and even, dare…

By: Wendy Atterberry / September 21, 2010

Quotable: Bristol Palin Needs To Work On Moving Her Hips

"She's not ready. She's very nervous. She's never performed or done anything like that in her life, so it's like we're starting completely from scratch and having to build her confidence and make her feel like she's doing it well. [Bristol] needs to work on moving her hips and not being shy to be sexy…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 15, 2010

Bristol Palin Strikes A Pose

Bristol Palin reenacts the position she and Levi Johnston used before they brought baby Tripp into the world More "Dancing With The Stars" promo pics after the jump ...

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 7, 2010