"DWTS": Bill and Emma (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS’: Bill Engvall on His Exit: ‘I Have No Regrets At All’

Comedian Bill Engvall, who shocked America with his underdog success on this season’s “Dancing with the Stars,” was finally eliminated on Monday night’s show. But the plucky 56-year-old “Blue Collar” comic held his head high when he spoke to reporters after losing out on a chance at the famed mirror ball trophy. “I feel wonderful. […]

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‘DWTS’ Finale: Four Compete for the Mirror Ball

Looking at the “Dancing with the Stars” finale, I thought I’d paraphrase a line from baseball announcer Vin Scully and wonder whether in an improbable season 17, the impossible would happen. That is, would fan favorite and massive underdog Bill Engvall, who has improbably made it to the finals, actually achieve the impossible and win? […]

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"DWTS": Bill and Emma (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS’ Underdog Bill Engvall Tells All: Comedian Courageously Kicked Drinking Problem

On Monday night’s “Dancing with the Stars,” the remaining five celebrities revealed emotional personal stories about their lives. [xfinity-record-button id=”6286089193231416112″ program_type=”series”] None was more moving than Bill Engvall’s revelation that he had kicked a drinking problem to become a family man devoted to wife Gail and their kids. Surprisingly, Bill told xfinityTV after the show […]

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‘DWTS’: Maks Returns as Celebs Drop to Four

“Dancing with the Stars‘” semifinal episode was going to be a huge hoot, with bad boy Maksim Chmerkovskiy returning to the ballroom as a guest judge and the remaining five couples performing a plugged/unplugged theme. Monday night, the celebrities would dance to the same song – but one version would be acoustic. I was particularly […]

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"DWTS": Bill and Emma (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS’: Redneck Weight Loss! Underdog Bill Engvall Reveals He’s Shed 25 Pounds While Dodging Elimination

Redneck comedian Bill Engvall has become the biggest underdog in “Dancing with the Stars” history, dodging elimination every week while more experienced dancers go home. [xfinity-record-button id=”6286089193231416112″ program_type=”series”] After he outlasted former “Showgirls” star Elizabeth Berkley to make it to next week’s semifinals, Bill revealed a happy byproduct of his surprising “DWTS” run — he’s […]

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"DWTS": Elizabeth and Val (Photo: ABC)

Shocker on ‘DWTS’: Who Got Nixed After the Final Six?

After last week’s star turn featuring Cher as guest judge and performer, “Dancing with the Stars” would be going back to basics for week nine. The final six were set to hit the ballroom floor and yes, good old boy/underdog Bill Engvall was hanging in there. Monday night, our couples would be doing an individual […]

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"DWTS": Brant Daugherty and Peta Murgatroyd (Photo: ABC)

Who Went Home During Cher’s Visit to ‘DWTS’?

There was more than the usual excitement backstage at “Dancing with the Stars” because CHER was going to be a guest judge and performer on Monday. As XfinityTV.com has previously reported, the multitalented entertainer said she had no idea what she was doing in terms of judging. So I was honestly looking forward to some […]

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"DWTS": Bill Engvall and Emma Slater (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS’: Bill Engvall Tried to Quit So Snooki Could Keep on Dancing

Comedian Bill Engvall continued to be Season 17’s biggest surprise as he once again avoided elimination on “Dancing with the Stars” this week. [xfinity-record-button id=”6286089193231416112″ program_type=”series”] But he told reporters after Monday night’s show that he actually thought about withdrawing when he heard that Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi was being sent packing instead of him! “I […]

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