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Bruce Willis Shares Heartfelt Words About Daughter Rumer

April 29th, 2015 8:59am EDT
Bruce Willis
Bruce Willis and his wife Emma Heming surprised his daughter Rumer Willis during a rehearsal for "Dancing With The Stars," and the touching moment was shown during Monday night's elimination episode.

Rumer, 26, explained, "(Dance partner) Val and I were in New York this week, and I don't get to see my dad that much so while I was there he decided to come into our rehearsal."

The actor gushed about his daughter, saying: "I'm very proud of her. The most exciting thing for me was how she looked when she got done dancing and stepped off stage. I love seeing her happy like that."

He added, "S...
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Judges Slam Rumer Willis' Latest DWTS Performance

April 21st, 2015 11:18am EDT
Rumer & Val On DWTS
On Monday night's "Dancing With The Stars," Rumer Willis and Val Chmerkovskiy performed a Jazz routine that some of the judges considered raunchy and disjointed. The pair danced to Beyonce's "Bootylicious" on Spring Break Night, and naturally the routine included some butt shaking and crawling around the floor.

Julianne Hough was the first to comment, and she said of the performance, "I gotta be honest, I was a little underwhelmed. I felt like there was a lot of walking around and...I feel like there's so much more potential."

The audience jeered at her critique.

Bruno Tonioli totally di...
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Alfonso Ribeiro Wins

April 19th, 2015 12:03pm EDT
Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race
Alfonso Ribeiro isn't just an actor, he's one heck of a race car driver. On Saturday, the Dancing with the Stars season 19 champ nailed down his third Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Pro/Celebrity Race - and did it in style, with perhaps one of the greatest outings in the history of the event.

We caught up with Alfonso shortly after his victory to ask him what it was like to lead the field of celebrity drivers for more than half the race and how being a three-time TGPLB Pro/Celebrity Race champion compares to his previous competition triumphs.

The first thing you have to know is that Alfo...
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Disney Night On 'DWTS' Sees One Star Dominate While Another Is Sent Packing

April 14th, 2015 8:58am EDT
'Dancing With The Stars' Recap: Enchanting Disney Night Sends Su
"Dancing with the Stars" marked the halfway point of the competition with its biggest show yet, "Disney Night," with all new celebrity performances accompanied by some of the biggest stars in the animated universe.

The evening showcased fun and exciting animated elements of Disney animation, with nods to memorable moments from Disney films. Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Pluto and Goofy kicked up their dancing shoes throughout the show. Sadly, Suzanne Somers was eliminated in the fifth week of competition.

Noah Galloway and Sharna Burgess

Dance: Foxtrot, "A Whole New World" from "Aladdin"

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Rumer Willis' Latest Dance Makes Her Famous Mom Cry

April 8th, 2015 1:15pm EDT
Demi Moore Tears Up Watching Daughter Rumer Willis On 'DWTS'
Rumer Willis brought her mom to tears on "Dancing With The Stars" on Monday night after dancing to Adele's "Turning Tables" with Val Chmerkovskiy and revealing she was bullied as a child. "When I was a teenager I was super awkward," she confessed. "I don't think I really felt comfortable in my body or with how I looked and people were nasty."

Willis, 26, was very unhappy with the way she looked. She said: "For years I thought 'Maybe I can get plastic surgery... If I change my face or get really skinny, that will be it, that will be the answer. And it's not."

Sister Tallulah Willis was in ...
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Romance Rumors Heat Up About Kym Johnson And DWTS Partner Robert Herjavec

April 7th, 2015 2:02pm EDT
Romance Confirmed? Robert Herjavec Says He & Kym Johnson Have 'M
Are they or aren't they? Fans have been speculating since March that "Dancing With The Stars" pair Kym Johnson and Robert Herjavec are more than just partners on the dance floor.

In March, they were spotted hanging out at a party in Hollywood Hills, and two days later were chummy at Hyde lounge with other stars from the show. During a viewing party for the show, an eyewitness spotted the partners holding hands, dancing closely and kissing.

Fans want to know the truth. Did Herjavec inadvertently spill the beans? Last night, the "Shark Tank" star said something that alluded that he and the ...
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'DWTS' Celebs Showcase Unforgettable Times In Life

April 7th, 2015 8:42am EDT
'Dancing With The Stars' Recap: Michael Sam Sent Home After Emot
"My Favorite Year" showcased a moment or unforgettable time in the life of the competing celebrities during "Dancing with the Stars" fourth week of competition.

The celebs and their professional partners performed to a song of the celebrities choosing that encompassed an unforgettable time or truly incredible experience in their life. These heartfelt performances showcased some of the most exciting choreography and emotionally powerful routines of the season as yet.

Sadly, Michael Sam was eliminated in this, the fourth week of competition.

Noah Galloway and Sharna Burgess

Dance: Conte...
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Booted 'DWTS' Contestant Topless Photoshoot Wows Viewers!

April 6th, 2015 9:01am EDT
Charlotte McKinney Wows With Mind-Blowing Topless Photos After '
Charlotte McKinney was allegedly booted off "Dancing With the Stars" for spending all of her time booking photo shoots instead of rehearsing her dance moves (at least, according to the Daily Mail).

But after seeing a preview of one of those shoots... McKinney definitely has her priorities in order.

Over the weekend, two photos of McKinney popped up on Instagram. In both, she's wearing a pair of black and white striped pants. Oh, and nothing else.

She looks pretty stunning in both photos.

McKinney, a former swimsuit model, lasted three weeks on "Dancing With the Stars" before getting ki...
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Rumer Willis Rocks A Super Sexy Disco Outfit On DWTS

April 1st, 2015 9:21am EDT
Rumer Willis Flaunts Incredible Body In A Barely-There Costume O
"Dancing With The Stars" has turned Rumer Willis into one hot celebrity offspring. Bruce Willis and Demi Moore's daughter took the stage on Monday night in a barely there, glittering disco-inspired outfit, and she rocked!

She danced the cha cha cha to Gloria Estefan's "Turn The Beat Around" with partner Val Chmerkovskiy and earned a 33 from the judges.

"Rumer, your body is incredible," said judge Carrie Ann Inaba. "I remember looking up to your mom on Striptease and now looking at you, I'm like, 'Damn,' you look amazing."

Willis told E! about her new figure: "[My body has] definitely c...
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Charlotte McKinney Rebounds From Rough Week On DWTS

March 25th, 2015 3:57pm EDT
Charlotte McKinney and Keo Motsepe
Model Charlotte McKinney has bounced back from a rough performance last week on Dancing With The Stars, landing high enough scores in week two to avoid elimination from the show.

McKinney, who became famous thanks to a sexy Carl's Jr./Hardees commercial during this year's Super Bowl, was in tears during rehearsals during Monday night's show after being bullied on the internet -- called a "bad influence" and "disgusting" because of her looks.

"People think because I'm pretty and blonde that I don't have feelings, but I do," she said during Monday night's episode.

"I did great. I'm extreme...
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First Couple Of Season 20 Is Eliminated From 'Dancing With The Stars'

March 24th, 2015 8:25am EDT
Who Was The First Celeb Sent Home On 'Dancing With The Stars'?
Celebs and their professional partners danced to their favorite jams during week 2 of season 20 of "Dancing with the Stars."

On "My Jam Monday" many stars improved their footwork, while others continued to need more practice time as they danced to tunes that signified an important memory or evoked a special feeling. At the end of the night, the first eliminated couple in the competition were LMFAO's Redfoo and Emma Slater.

Here's a recap of each dance.

Noah Galloway and Sharna Burgess

Dance: Samba to "Homegrown Honey"

Scores: 7, 6, 7, 7 = 27

Noah Galloway dedicated his dance to h...
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'DWTS' Preview: Get Ready For 'My Jam Monday'

March 22nd, 2015 5:02pm EDT
'Dancing With The Stars' Season 20 Week 2 Exclusive Preview
It’s "My Jam Monday" this week on “Dancing with the Stars.” Celebrity couples will dance to their favorite jams during week 2 of season 20.

At the end of the night, the first couple will be eliminated from the 10th anniversary competition.

The couples will be dancing to:

Noah Galloway and Sharna Burgess: “Homegrown Honey” by Darius Rucker

Robert Herjavec and Kym Johnson: “You Make Me Feel So Young” by Michael Buble

Patti LaBelle and Artem Chigvintsev: “In Da Club” by 50 Cent

Nastia Liukin and Derek Hough: “Thinking Out Loud” by Ed Sheeran

Riker Lynch and Allison Holker: “Sugar” by Ma...
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Who Is Hooking Up With Who On 'Dancing With The Stars'?

March 19th, 2015 9:58am EDT
'Shark Tank' Star Robert Herjavec Opens Up About Dating 'DWTS' P
Kym Johnson and Robert Herjavec are reportedly more than just dance partners. The pair, who star in the new season of "Dancing With The Stars," have been getting up close and personal off of the dance floor, according to insiders.

The "Shark Tank" star, 51, and Australian dance pro, 38, met last month just before casting for the show was announced. They had instant chemistry and started dating right away, according to TMZ.com. They hung out on Saturday night at a party in Hollywood Hills and two days later were chummy at Hyde lounge with other stars from the show.

"They're very open about...
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Erin Andrews Flashes Serious Bling On DWTS, But She's Not Engaged

March 18th, 2015 3:15pm EDT
Erin Andrews Isn't Engaged Despite Wearing Huge Diamond Rings On
Erin Andrews has insisted that she's not engaged to boyfriend Jarret Stoll after posting a photo to her Instagram page while wearing a giant diamond ring.

The Dancing With The Stars co-host shared the photo on her Instagram page on Monday while getting ready for the 20th season premiere of the show, causing the engagement rumors to start.

"Guys!!!!!! I'm looking into a mirror," she later said, letting everyone know that the 2-carat engagement-looking ring was actually on her right hand.

She did have another flashy ring on that finger, but both pieces, designed by Martin Katz and loaned t...
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Who Did Great And Who Failed At The 'Dancing With The Stars' Premiere?

March 17th, 2015 8:58am EDT
'DWTS' Premiere: Rumor Willis 'Performed The Dance Of The Night,
"Dancing with the Stars" started off their 10th anniversary season with a bang. Each celebrity brought to the table a unique take to their particular dance. While some performances were awe-inspiring, others were downright jaw-dropping with lackluster interpretations of now classic dances.

Each couple performed perform a Cha Cha, Foxtrot or Jive, vying for America's final vote.

Noah Galloway and Sharna Burgess

Dance: Cha Cha

Scores: 7, 6, 6, 7 = 26

Noah Galloway has some challenges ahead of him as the first celebrity dancer to dance without an arm or a leg. Still, you would have nev...
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'DWTS' SPOILER For Tonight's Season Premiere

March 16th, 2015 2:49pm EDT
'Dancing With The Stars' Season 20: What's In Store For Tonight'
"Dancing with the Stars” is back with an all-new celebrity cast ready to hit the ballroom for the special 10th Anniversary season. The competition begins with the live two-hour season premiere episode that will kick off with a spectacular opening number, featuring the entire celebrity cast.

Each couple will then perform a Cha Cha, Foxtrot or Jive, vying for America’s vote. One couple will be eliminated on Monday, March 23.

Viewers will have access to the "DWTS" rehearsal studio with live streaming videos.

The couples will be performing the following dances.

Noah Galloway partnered with ...
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Exclusive: Toyota Racing Reveals 2015 Pro/Celebrity Race Grid

March 11th, 2015 7:40am EDT
Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race
Starpulse can exclusively reveal the lineup for the 2015 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Pro/Celebrity Race - the nation's premier charity motorsports event that puts stars and athletes behind the wheel to benefit Racing For Kids, an organization which supports childrens' hospitals throughout the United States.

Brett Davern (Awkward, pictured above) will return to defend his 2014 title, while Dancing with the Stars winner Alfonso Ribeiro, Scorpion star Robert Patrick, and Big Time Rush's James Maslow are also among the 18 drivers who will compete in the 39th annual Pro/Celebrity Race at th...
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Who Is The Mystery 'Dancing With The Stars' Contestant?

March 5th, 2015 10:40am EST
'The Bachelor' Chris Soules Final 'Mystery' Celeb Contestant On
Chris Soules of "The Bachelor" has been revealed as the final contestant for season 20 of "Dancing with the Stars."

The 10th anniversary of the long-running dance show will be celebrated with an all-star lineup of 12 new celebrities. Eleven were announced on "Good Morning America" on Feb. 24th, but one person was noticeably missing.

Returning season 19 winner Witney Carson was announced, but her celebrity partner was not.

"DWTS" host Tom Bergeron said at the time, "Her partner couldn't rose, I mean rise so early to be here."

It was confirmed to Us Weekly by an undisclosed source that So...
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'Dancing With The Stars' Season 20 Shocking Cast Reveal!

February 24th, 2015 12:08pm EST
Derek Hough
"Dancing With the Stars" announced its season 20 celebrity cast on "Good Morning America," and ended with a shocking reveal for the reality competition's 10-year anniversary.

After stating he would not return to the series due to prior commitments, fan favorite Derek Hough will return to the ballroom floor while simultaneously working on the Radio City Spring Spectacular in New York City.

Hough explained to "GMA" host Robin Roberts that he would train with celebrity partner, gymnast Nastia Liukin in New York, where the five-time Olympic winner is a student at NYU, and the two would commut...
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Which 'Dancing With The Stars' Pros Will Return For Season 20?

February 11th, 2015 10:45am EST
Dancing With The Stars
"Dancing with the Stars" announcement of its season 20 pros brings to the ballroom old favorites and new surprises that promises to make the 10th year of the beloved ABC reality dance series its best yet!

Returning to the ballroom are beloved favorites Tony Dovolani, Mark Ballas, Kym Johnson and Peta Murgatroyd.

New fan favorites Sharna Burgess, Witney Carson, Artem Chigvintsev, Valentin Chmerkovskiy, Allison Holker and Emma Slater are also returning to the dance floor.

Carson won season 19 of "Dancing with the Stars" alongside Alfonso Ribiero.

Season 20 will also be the last for longti...
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'DWTS' Season 19 Finale: Who Took Home The Mirrorball Trophy?

November 26th, 2014 7:21am EST
'Dancing With The Stars' Season 19 Finale: Alfonso Ribeiro And W
After 11 weeks of competition, the coveted "Dancing with the Stars" mirrorball was awarded to actor Alfonso Ribeiro!

The second part of the "Dancing with the Stars" season finale began with the "Road to the Finals," a one-hour special documenting the weeks-long journey of the remaining contestants.

The live show featured a reunion and performances by most of season 19's couples. Musical performances by singers Meghan Trainor, Nick Jonas, and Jennifer Hudson and Gorgon City highlighted the evening's fun and retrospective look at the friendships forged and the struggle to succeed to the fin...
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'DWTS' Finale Recap: Who Was Sent Home In Finale Part 1?

November 25th, 2014 9:01am EST
'Dancing With The Stars' Shocker! Who Was Sent Home In Finale Pa
After 11 weeks of competition, "Dancing with the Stars" hosted the first of its two part finale episodes on Monday. Tonight's dancers began with a judge's choice round, performing a routine that had been previously demonstrated in the season. The judge's wanted to see the celebrities growth as dancers.

The second dance, the freestyle, showcased the couple's strengths. All bets were off with choreography that was exclusively at the discretion of the pros. It was up to the celebs to see how they stood up to the challenge. Bethany Mota was eliminated in a shocker that left the judges shaking...
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'Dancing With The Stars': Who Should Win The Mirrorball Trophy?

November 24th, 2014 2:03pm EST
'DWTS' Two Part Finale Begins Tonight! Who Should Win The Mirror
"Dancing with the Stars" two-part finale airs tonight and the final four are neck-and-neck with viewer votes in the final push to take home the mirrorball. Who will win it all? See our picks!

The contestants will attempt to impress the panel of judges tonight by showing how much they have progressed as dancers and performers. The scores of Bruno Tonioli, Julianne Hough, Len Goodman, and Carrie Ann Inaba will be half of the points needed by the contestants. The rest are through viewer votes.

The remaining couples are Bethany Mota and Derek Hough; Janel Parrish and Valentin Chmerkovskiy; Al...
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'DWTS' Semi-Finals: Tommy Chong's Rein As Series Survivor Comes To An End

November 18th, 2014 8:44am EST
'Dancing With The Stars' Semi-Finals: Tommy Chong's Rein As Seri
The reality dance series hosted "Plugged/Unplugged" night where the semifinalists performed two different dances to the same song. The first round had the couples performing standard versions of their given song. The second round featured a different dance to unplugged covers of the duo's prior songs.

Series survivor Tommy Chong sadly went home this evening. The season is winding down with only 4 couples remaining and the finals next week, where a double elimination will take place before a winner is chosen. The mirrorball is close at hand for the couple who perform the best in the finals...
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Groin Injury Is Making Dancing Difficult For Alfonso Ribeiro

November 15th, 2014 12:07pm EST
DWTS
Alfonso Ribeiro's dancing days may be over. The former "Fresh Prince Of Bel Air" star may have to pull out of "Dancing With The Stars" because of an injury.

The actor originally injured himself while performing his infamous Carlton Dance several weeks ago. Then on Wednesday he hurt his back while trying to overcompensate for the groin injury.

Ribeiro's back hurts so bad, he isn't walking very well, sources told TMZ. He missed rehearsals on Thursday to get an MRI.

Ribeiro should know over the next two days whether he will be able to perform next week. The actor is one of the fan favorites...
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Julianne Hough Reveals Her Beauty Secrets

November 13th, 2014 10:59am EST
Julianne Hough Reveals Her Beauty Secrets In Shape Magazine
"Dancing with the Stars" judge Julianne Hough is hot and she knows it.

In the December issue of Shape Magazine, Hough revealed some of her fitness tips which include ways to get motivated in the morning and de-stress at night.

"I like to shock my body by doing different things. When I was on tour [with brother Derek], even though I was dancing two hours a night, I felt I needed more, so I started doing dance moves with ankle or wrist weights on," she said to the magazine.

Hough is not a morning person, but she revealed she finds winding down earlier makes it easier for her to rise in the...
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'DWTS' Recap: Who Was Eliminated Last Night?

November 11th, 2014 8:52am EST
'Dancing With The Stars' Recap: Trios, Viewers Pick Dances And A
Once again, "Dancing with the Stars" gave control over to the viewers and through America's Choice voting on ABC.com and on Twitter, fans were allowed to decide one of each couples' two dances on Monday night's episode. Trio dances also took center stage, with your favorites combining their talents with another pro, bringing even more challenges to the ballroom.

Lea Thompson went home this evening and the season is winding down with only 5 couples remaining and the Semi-Finals next week.

New Dance Round:

Alfonso Ribeiro and Witney Carson

Dance: Foxtrot

Scores: 9, 9, 9, 10 = 37

Aft...
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'Dancing With The Stars' Week 8 Recap: Which Couple Gets An Emotional Send Off On Dynamic Duo Night?

November 4th, 2014 11:45am EST
'Dancing With The Stars' Week 8:  Dynamic Duo Night Ends With An
During week 8 of season 19 of "Dancing with the Stars," the show celebrated famous pairs, both real and fictional, on Dynamic Duo Night! The seven remaining couples danced to routines inspired by famous duos while also competing for immunity from elimination.

For the first time ever, the couple with the highest score from their first dance was safe from that night's elimination. The remaining couples had a dance-off for additional judges' points, hoping to lift their scores and save themselves. Michael Waltrip and partner Emma Slater were eliminated in an emotional send off.

New Dance Rou...
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'DWTS' Week 7 Recap: A Frightful Week In The Ballroom, Antonio Says Goodbye

October 28th, 2014 8:45am EDT
'Dancing With The Stars' Week 7 Recap: A Frightful Week In The B
During week 7 of season 19 of "Dancing with the Stars," the celebs performed not only their individual routines, but a team dance as well. Singer Ella Henderson sang her hit single, "Ghost," and Nikki Yanofsky performed "Necessary Evil."

Len Goodman returned to join Carrie Ann Inaba, Julianne Hough and Bruno Tonioli at the judge's desk. The first team dances of the season were a monster mash-up of dances from TeamCreepDuSoleil and TeamItsyBitsy! Sadly fans said goodbye to Antonio and Cheryl this week, who tried valiantly to keep the pace with the other dancers but didn't get enough viewer...
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'DWTS' Week 6 Recap: Pitbull And Leah Remini Enter The Ballroom, Jonathan Bennett Exits

October 21st, 2014 8:32am EDT
'Dancing With The Stars' Week 6 Recap: Pitbull And Leah Remini E
It was week 6 of the competition on "Dancing with the Stars" and time for some serious footwork. Sitting in for judge Len Goodman was Mr. Worldwide himself, Pitbull. Season 17 star Leah Remini returned to the ballroom, replacing regular co-host Erin Andrews who is on assignment for FOX Sports. Scores from the past two weeks coupled with viewer votes determined who went home this evening. Unfortunately we had to say goodbye to Jonathan Bennett and partner Emma, who were eliminated from the competition.

New Dance Round

Alfonso Ribeiro and Witney Carson (partnered last week with Cheryl Bur...
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