Dancing with the Stars is headed into its 17th Season, and with it comes a new crop of celebrities hoping to show off their dancing abilities. The celebrities and their partners have been announced today. Among the stars to make the roster for Season 17 are Saved By the Bell's Elizabeth Berkley -- who did a bit of dancing in Showgirls, if you recall -- High School Musical's talented and charismatic Corbin Bleu, Jersey Shore's Snooki and Bill Nye (the Science Guy!).
The news will invariably die down over the next few weeks after which Ms. Deen will be able to take one of two life paths. She can either go back home and rebuild her business from the ground up or she can stay in the public eye for a while longer and try to keep a grasp on the national inroads she has already made. If she wants to attempt the latter, reports indicate that ABCís Dancing with the Stars may give Deen the shot.
Dancing With The Stars Season 16 Contestants Include Kellie Pickler, Dorothy Hamill And Victor Ortiz
With Dancing with the Stars set to return for its 16th season, fans of the celebrity dance competition series are likely eager to know who will be participating in this season's competition and who they'll be dancing with. ABC released that information on Good Morning America today, including the eleven contestants set to show off their dance moves, and the names of the professional dancers they'll be partnered with.
Lindsay Lohan has been having trouble with her finances for months. Despite this, the 26-year-old star has turned down several offers from ABCís popular reality competition series, Dancing with the Stars, to compete. Shockingly, itís not because the star believes she is worth more money. Instead, she thinks she is too good for reality television.
Dancing with the Stars is a series that pushes some celebrities to their physical limits as they attempt to learn and master ballroom dancing and advance to the next round each week. Unfortunately for some, that can involve injuries. Melissa Rycroft is the latest contestant to suffer an injury and there's no word on whether she'll be able to perform tonight.
Dancing with the Stars will premiere its All-Stars season with a brand new format. During tonightís Season 15 opener, all thirteen lovely dancing couples will be doing the Foxtrot or the Cha Cha, hoping to move forward in the competition. The Foxtrot and the Cha Cha sound pretty standard for ABCís hit competition show; however, the new point system awarding the contestants high or low scores will be brand new.
Though the bulk of the all-star cast for the upcoming Dancing with the Stars season has already been announced, there was still one name left to add, and the choice would be entirely up to the viewers. Now the viewer's choice voting has closed, and the big winner is former Cheetah Girls actress Sabrina Bryan
ABC's slowing building up hype for their upcoming All Stars season of Dancing with the Stars by pacing the major reveals. First, we learned who the All Stars were, and that viewers were being invited to choose the final celebrity contestant. While we still don't know which of the three former contestants will be returning for All Stars, the partnerships for the confirmed celebrities have been announced, and a few of them are familiar pairings.
Dancing With The Stars: All Stars Contestants Include Joey Fatone, Bristol Palin, Kirstie Alley And Apolo Ohno
Among the first series to return this fall is ABC's popular dance competition series Dancing with the Stars, and this season's is a big one as it's the All Stars season. Which former contestants will return to the series to face off against one another? ABC made the official announcement today, along with the news that America will choose the final contestant.
As you may be aware, CBS has engaged in a bit of a legal altercation with ABC over the similarities of ABC's new reality series The Glass House to CBS' own long-running series Big Brother. Granted, Big Brother is based on a hugely popular international format, but CBS hasn't tried to claim otherwise. While CBS has attempted to stop ABC's The Glass House from airing by legal methods, the Eye has also taken a snarkier approach to addressing the issue, in the form of an "announcement" about a dance series that sounds suspiciously like Dancing with the Stars.
The Avengers is the gift that keeps on giving for Disney, with Hulk-size box office numbers totaling more than $1 billion globally already. So why wouldn't ABC want to cash in on that in their own way? It looks like the network is aiming to do just that with a Hulk TV series being developed for the 2013-2014 season.
ABC also spent a good chunk of the day renewing a vast number of scripted shows, which is great if you are a fan, say, of Once Upon A Time or Revenge, but also sort of annoying if you were hoping for some renewals of the network's reality programs. Luckily, it has not taken long for the Disney-owned network to rectify the situation. In a quick and certain move, ABC has renewed three veteran reality series programs.
Those who are looking forward to the return of Dancing with the Stars next month will be happy to know that ABC has released the list of names and pairings for the dance competitionís upcoming fourteenth season. Among them, Melissa Gilbert, Gladys Knight, Martina Navratilova, and Steve Urkel himself, Jaleel White.
GLAAD has announced the nominees for its 23rd Annual Film/TV Awards, and the network at the top of the heap might come as something of a surprise. In spite of the critically panned and denounced by GLAAD itself for the very short-lived sitcom about cross dressing, Work It, ABC leads the pack for nominations this year.
While last nightís season finale of Dancing with the Stars brought in big numbers as viewers tuned in to see which contestant took home this seasonís mirror ball, the ratings were still down from last seasonís finale. Still, ABC pulled off a win for the night, beating out Foxís The X Factor by more than ten million viewers.