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Is Bindi Irwin's Boyfriend Jealous?

11/17/2015 8:53am EST
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Bindi Irwin's boyfriend, professional wakeboarder Chandler Powell, is reportedly feeling threatened by her pro partner Derek Hough.

Hough, a five-time mirrorball winner, has a reputation of romancing his partners, but the 17-year-old Irwin just might be too young for the dance pro.

Reportedly, Powell is jealous of the close bond the two share.

He also dislikes the amount of time Irwin spends with Hough, rehearsing their dance routines for the following week's shows.

The two frequently gush about each other on social media, with Hough remarking of Irwin, "I'm just so proud of her, she's ...

See Bindi Irwin's Tribute To Her Father For Steve Irwin Day

11/16/2015 8:21am EST
Bindi Irwin Posts Touching Instagram Tribute To Her Late Father
Bindi Irwin, the daughter of the late Steve Irwin, has become a fan favorite on this season of ABC's 'Dancing With The Stars', gaining the support of millions of people across the country. Now, Bindi has reminded fans again why they like her so much by posting a touching tribute to her father in honor of International Steve Irwin Day.

Bindi took to Instagram on Sunday to share a sweet photo of her Dad, who was killed in a freak accident in 2006 while filming a TV show. In the shot, Bindi's father is seen holding up a large animal with a smile on his face.

"The greatest Dad on Earth. Novem...

Bindi Irwin Sends Out Special Birthday Message To Boyfriend

11/15/2015 10:02am EST
Bindi Irwin Thanks Boyfriend Chandler Powell With Birthday Messa
"Dancing with the Stars" competitor Bindi Irwin gave a special shout out to her boyfriend Chandler Powell on his birthday.

The Wildlife Conservationist said that Powell "inspires" her every day in

"Happy birthday to a person who inspires me every day," she wrote with a photo of the twosome. "A soul who makes me smile no matter where I am in the world, despite any amount of distance."

"Thank you for the endless hugs, late night conversations about life, holding my hand when a loud noise scares me and laughing along with all of my Bindi moments. I'm blessed to be a part of your world," s...

Derek Hough Battled Undisclosed Illness On 'Dancing With The Stars'

11/12/2015 10:25am EST
Bindi Irwin Revealed Dance Partner Derek Hough Battled Undisclos
Bindi Irwin revealed that partner Derek Hough was so ill during week 11 of "Dancing with the Stars" that he couldn't even drive himself home.

According to the wildlife conservationist, Hough was desperately ill.

"He turned ghost-white," Irwin explained to People Magazine.

"All the color washed away from his face, and I could tell he wasn't well," she remarked of her pro partner's experience with strep throat.

"I've had two IVs this week with fluids and vitamins," Hough said after finding out that he and Irwin escaped elimination and were one week closer to the finals of season 21.


Bindi Irwin Won't Leave 'DWTS' Penniless

11/6/2015 11:58am EST
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Rumors that Bindi Irwin won't get paid for her time on Dancing With the Stars created outrage on social media this week. However, it appears that the whole DWTS paycheck issue is just a delay, and the 17-year-old daughter of the late Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin will soon take home a rather hefty paycheck.

Because Bindi is a minor, U.S. law states that a judge must sign off on her contract with ABC. Both parents or guardians have to waive the legal right to her income, something that her mother, Terri already did. According to the Syndey Morning Herald, the judge has requested proof of Bin...

This Is Bindi Irwin's Biggest Fear

10/24/2015 9:34am EDT
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"Dancing With The Stars" contestant Bindi Irwin, 17, is reportedly worried that photos and video from her father's death will be leaked online.

According to the National Enquirer, one of the stars biggest fears is that images from the "Crocodile Hunter" star Steve Irwin's tragic death by a stingray nine years ago would become available for the world to see.

A source told the publication, "This is Bindi's worst nightmare. Seeing those photos would be more than she could bear. She’d collapse in emotional agony. She’s vowed to go to war with anyone who tries to publish them!”

Bindi's mom, T...

Who Was Eliminated On 'DWTS' Week 6?

10/19/2015 10:07pm EDT
'Dancing With The Stars' Results Week 6: Who Went Home On 'DWTS'
Who was voted off Dancing with the Stars on Week 6? After all nine celebrities had completed their "Famous Dances" routines on Monday night, it was time to say goodbye to one contestant who had the lowest combined scores from Weeks 4 and 5.

Spoilers ahead: Find out who was in jeopardy this week, who got eliminated, and how the eight couples that remain ranked on this week's leaderboard below.

This week's guest judge was Grammy Award winning singer Olivia Newton-John, who brought back great memories of watching Grease and listening to "Summer Nights" back in the 70s. Host Tom Bergeron has ...

Derek And Bindi's 'Dirty Dancing' Routine Is Smoking Hot

10/17/2015 7:59am EDT
Bindi Irwin Channels Her Inner 'Baby' On 'Dancing With The Stars
Will Dancing with the Stars celebrity dancer Bindi Irwin top the leaderboard again this week? The Week 6 theme is "Famous Dances" and all eyes will be on Bindi's Dirty Dancing routine with her pro-partner Derek Hough.

Last week Bindi scored a 37 for her Cha-Cha-Cha with her "Switch Up" partner Val Chmerkovskiy. Combined with her Week 4 score of 28, Bindi enters into Week 6 of the competition with the highest score among her eight competitors.

:D Doesn't feel real I get my dream on Monday for Derek to do Dirty Dancing and with Bindi!!!!!!

— ~Megs Koskibert~ (@...

Bindi Irwin’s Performance And Words Had Everyone In Tears (Watch)

10/6/2015 3:57pm EDT
Bindi Irwin DWTS
Bindi Irwin, daughter of the late Steve Irwin, has been rocking it on this season of ABC's 'Dancing With The Stars.' Her latest performance Monday night was no exception, earning her a perfect score. But it's what she had to say about the inspiration for the dance that made the biggest impact on everyone watching.

The theme for Monday night's show was "most memorable year." Unfortunately for Irwin, her most memorable year is still 2006 - the year her father passed away. Irwin created last night's performance as an emotional tribute to the man known as 'The Crocodile Hunter.'

"What shaped ...

'DWTS' Spoilers: Who Will Be Eliminated Week 4?

10/5/2015 5:31pm EDT
'DWTS' Spoilers Week 4: Who's Going Home After The 'Most Memorab
Dancing with the Stars enters into the fourth week of competition on October 5 with one elimination at the end of Monday night's show. Who is rumored to be going home on Monday night? Here's a look at who's in jeopardy this week and a list of songs the ten remaining couples will be dancing to for this week's "Most Memorable Year" theme.

UPDATE: Gary Busey was eliminated on Monday night, leaving nine contestants to move on to Week 5. Read a full recap of the Week 4 performances here.

Last week, Alfonso Ribeiro sat at the judges' table and this week he returns to fill in for Dancing with th...

Derek Hough Had A Baby Koala Named After Him?

10/5/2015 9:09am EDT
Bindi Irwin’s Family Names Baby Koala After 'DWTS' Pro Partner D
Derek Hough has a baby koala bear named after him, enough said.

The "Dancing with the Stars" pro was honored by having a Koala Joey (that's Australian for baby) named after him.

We’ve named one of our koala joeys after @derekhough who has been an amazing mentor to @BindiIrwin on @DancingABC!

— Australia Zoo (@AustraliaZoo) October 4, 2015

The Australia Zoo, the wildlife park and home of the late Steve Irwin's family, which includes "DWTS" contestant Bindi Irwin, her brother Bob and mother Teri, has named a baby koala after Irwin's partner Hough.

Grateful ...

Is Bindi Irwin Ready To Marry Her Boyfriend?

10/3/2015 6:30am EDT
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Bindi Irwin has introduced the world to her boyfriend, Chandler Powell, 18, and rumors that the two are planning to wed are circulating the web this week. Although she's still young, some say that Bindi is a "rebel," and that she will be taking her relationship to the next level as a way of acting out. One has to admit that it's pretty hard to believe that gossip.

But rumors are circulating nonetheless.

According to the National Enquirer, the 17-year-old is in love with her guy, and sources say that the two are already thinking about getting married! Apparently Bindi and Chandler have bee...

Bindi Irwin’s Secret Weapon Might Be Her Boyfriend

9/28/2015 4:15pm EDT
Bindi Irwin Gushes About Her 'Amazing' Boyfriend On Instagram
Bindi Irwin, the daughter of the late Steve Irwin, has been making headlines this month as a contestant on ABC's 'Dancing With the Stars.' Irwin has performed respectably on the show, and over the weekend she shared evidence of what might be her secret weapon going forward.

The 17-year-old Australian posted a photo of herself on Instagram snuggling up to her boyfriend, pro wakeboarder Chandler Powell. Powell apparently flew into Los Angeles to support Irwin as she performs on the show. It's support that Irwin definitely seems to appreciate.

"He's here. Thank you for always making me laugh...

How To Vote For Your Favorite 'DWTS' Season 21 Celebrity Dancers

9/14/2015 5:30pm EDT
'Dancing With The Stars' Voting Phone Numbers, Online Voting Ins
Dancing with the Stars returns for its 21st season with 13 celebrities and their pro dance partners competing for the Mirrorball trophy.

What are the voting phone numbers for the Season 21 dancers, when can you vote and how does voting online work? Find a list of the toll-free numbers, instructions on how to vote online, and everything you need to know about voting below.

Voting is a big part of ABC's ballroom dance competition, and fans can vote online, on Facebook or call the voting phone number assigned to their favorite celebrity. Fans votes will be combined with the judges scores eve...

Bindi Irwin Shares Tribute To Her Late Father

9/8/2015 8:47am EDT
Bindi Irwin Posts Touching Tribute To Late Dad Steve Irwin On In
Almost nine years later, the death of her father, Steve Irwin, still affects "Dancing with the Stars" contestant Bindi Irwin.

The 17-year-old took to Instagram on Sunday to post a sweet message about her dad's influence on her life, in a tribute to his life near the anniversary of his death.

The post showed Steve Irwin working with one of his famous crocodiles at the Australia Zoo.

Thinking about home today. Father's Day is today in Australia and everyone is celebrating at Australia Zoo It's such a special time of year, I hope everyone who comes to the zoo today is able to enjoy it wit...

Animal Rights Group Unhappy With One Particular 'DWTS' Contestant

8/27/2015 9:35am EDT
PETA Slams Bindi Irwin's Upcoming Stint On 'DWTS'
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has slammed Bindi Irwin's upcoming stint on "Dancing With The Stars" due to the young star's connection to SeaWorld.

The 17-year-old TV presenter and daughter of "The Crocodile Hunter" star Steve Irwin recently teamed up with the theme park to launch the "Generation Nature" campaign.

A spokesperson told Radar Online: "Unlike the orcas, seals, and other animals held captive in the marine parks that she’s paid to promote, Bindi Irwin chooses to prance about in front of an audience.

"PETA wishes her good luck on the show and hopes she’ll so...

Who Else Is Believed To Be On 'Dancing With The Stars' Season 21?

8/26/2015 4:24pm EDT
Paula Deen reportedly heading to 'Dancing With the Stars'
The Season 21 cast of "Dancing With the Stars" is slowly being revealed and there have been some big surprises so far. Three stars have been confirmed and there's plenty of buzz about who else may well be on the "DWTS" 2015 fall season. What are the latest "DWTS" spoilers about the new season?

Fans now know that the fall "DWTS" season will feature Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter, jockey Victor Espinoza and "Crodile Hunter" Steve Irwin's daughter Bindi Irwin. While there had been rumors about Nick swirling for a while, Victor and Bindi were picks that had flown under the radar.

Who else...

ABC Reveals More 'Dancing With The Stars' Celebrity Dancers

8/26/2015 7:20am EDT
ABC Reveals More 'DWTS' Celebrity Dancers Ahead Of Season 21 Pre
With just three weeks to go before the Dancing with the Stars Season 21 premiere, ABC is revealing the celebrity dancers one by one leading up to the full cast reveal scheduled for September 2 on Good Morning America.

This week, the network shared the names of 3 of the 13 celebs who will be showing off their dance moves starting September 14 — wildlife conservationist and actress Bindi Irwin, Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter and Triple Crown-winning jockey Victor Espinoza.

Update: ABC has added four more names to the celebrity lineup: singer Chaka Kahn, teen social media star Hayes Grie...

'Dancing With The Stars' Welcomes Its First Contestant

8/24/2015 9:22am EDT
Bindi Irwin Revealed As First Contestant On 'DWTS' Season 21
Bindi Irwin has been revealed as the first celebrity contestant on "Dancing with the Stars."

The 17-year-old daughter of the late "Crocodile Hunter" star Steve Irwin released a statement on the show's official Facebook page.

"I am unbelievably thrilled and truly blessed to be in the City of Angels to be part of this season of 'Dancing With The Stars,'" she remarked.

.@BindiIrwin is excited for the new adventure that is #DWTS! Retweet to give Bindi a warm welcome!

— Official DWTS (@DancingABC) August 24, 2015

"This will be a completely new adventure for me ...

The Crocodile Hunter’s Daughter Is All Grown Up!

8/3/2015 11:45am EDT
Bindi Irwin All Grown Up: Crocodile Hunter Daughter Says 'Be You
Bindi Irwin certainly has grown up!

The 17-year-old daughter of the late Steve Irwin, aka The Crocodile Hunter, was featured on the cover of Sunday Style, the weekend fashion magazine of Australia's The Telegraph newspaper.

"After losing Dad, there was the idea that none of us have forever," she told Sunday Style. "It really affects you. It makes you want to live each day as if it's your last."

The gorgeous teenager was photographed sitting on the magazine's cover, wearing a black halter dress with a high neckline, drop waist and tulle skirt.

Bindi Irwin has grown up in the public eye ...

Bindi Irwin Reveals What Animal Scares Her The Most

6/25/2015 1:38pm EDT
Bindi Irwin
Bindi Irwin, whose famous father Steve Irwin wrangled crocodiles, admits there's one type of animal that really scares her - bees.

The 16-year-old Australian attended Discovery Communications' 30th anniversary at the Paley Center in New York City on Wedensday, and she told People that animals such as crocodiles and snakes don't bother her because they're "more extraordinarly beautiful than scary."

That's not the case with bees.

She explained, "When I was about 2 years old, I found a bee that had been stepped on the foot path, and so I picked it up to rescue it, and it stung me on the han...

Bindi Irwin Inspires In New Selfie

6/5/2015 1:54pm EDT
Bindi Irwin, Now 16 Years Old, Shares A Gorgeous And Inspiring S
Late zoologist Steve Irwin's daughter Bindi is 16-years-old now and she posted a gorgeous black & white selfie on Instagram earlier this week.

"To be beautiful means to be yourself," Bindi quoted young adult novel "Uglies" in her caption, "You don't need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself. 'What you do, the way you think, makes you beautiful.' – S. Westerfeld."

Last year Bindi, who turns 17 in July, posted a selfie sans makeup, which she wears in the new post, telling her followers to embrace their natural beauty.

"This photo is to all the gorgeous girls out there. No ...

Bindi Irwin Opens Up About Late Dad Steve Irwin, Blasts Cameraman For Sharing Details Of His Final Moments

7/27/2014 9:10am EDT
Bindi Irwin People magazine
Almost eight years after Crocodile Hunter's Steve Irwin, 44, died in a freak stingray attack, his 16-year-old daughter Bindi Irwin opens up to PEOPLE in this week's issue about her pain and healing: coping with her grief, her cherished memories of him, and how she is keeping his legacy alive. "I remember after we lost Dad, so many adults came up to me and said, 'Honey, time heals all wounds,'" Bindi tells PEOPLE, speaking in-depth for the first time since her father's death. "That is the biggest lie you will ever hear. It doesn't. That part of you is gone forever. Time softens things, so no...

Bindi Irwin Blasted By PETA For Partnering With SeaWorld

3/7/2014 9:01pm EST
Bindi Irwin
Aspiring Australian zookeeper Bindi Irwin has come under fire for teaming up with controversial theme park SeaWorld.

The park, which has been the subject of protest among many top music acts and Hollywood stars, was the subject of 2013 documentary "Blackfish," which chronicled the way that the Killer Whales used by the park for one of it shows are inhumanely treated.

Despite all the negative press, 15-year-old Bindi, the daughter of late conservationist/TV star Steve Irwin, announced the partnership on Thursday, which angered animal rights activist groups, including People for the Ethical...

The Gosselins Look Thrilled To Be In Australia

1/6/2011 3:00pm EST
Kate Gosselin
Kate Gosselin and her eight kids went to Steve Irwin's Australia Zoo yesterday. The cameras were rolling for her reality show "Kate Plus 8" while they watched Irwin's family perform a show in the "Crocoseum."

The reality star and family even got a chance to get close to Terri, Bindi, and Robert Irwin sitting next to them for a part of the show.

Check out all the empty chairs around the reality TV stars and the special tent they have overhead (probably for filming purposes). Way to stick out, Gosselin clan.

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Hasbro And Discovery To Create New TV Network

4/30/2009 9:22pm EDT
Hasbro, Inc. (NYSE: HAS) and Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announced an agreement to form a 50/50 joint venture, including a television network and website, dedicated to high-quality children's and family entertainment and educational programming built around some of the most well-known and beloved brands in the world. As part of the transaction, the joint venture also will receive a minority interest in the U.S. version of

Both the network and the venture's online component will feature content from Hasbro's rich portfolio of entertainment...