‘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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Leah Remini and Tony Dovolani (ABC)

‘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": 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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Can’t Stop Watching: Amber Riley on ‘DWTS,’ Spike Lee To Be on ‘Oprah’s Next Chapter,’ ‘Roots’ Remake & More

It may not have been their best performance, but Amber Riley and her pro partner Derek Hough still rocked “Dancing With the Stars” Monday night. Riley, looking very sexy in a black leather skirt and black sequined blouse, danced the Rumba to Cher’s “If I Could Turn Back Time” with the bare-chest (yes, you read […]

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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’: Cher on Guest Judging: ‘I Have No Idea What I’m Doing’

The legendary Cher will be judging the remaining seven celebrity competitors and performing her hit songs on “Dancing with the Stars” on Monday night. It’s sure to be a memorable time in the ballroom and on Friday, Cher promoted her “DWTS” guest gig in a press conference with reporters. [xfinity-record-button id=”6286089193231416112″ program_type=”series”] Here, the “Sonny […]

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‘DWTS’: Guest Judge Cher on Her Own Foot Injury: ‘I’m Pretty Much in Constant Pain’

The legendary Cher, who will be guest-judging the celebrity competitors on Monday night’s “Dancing with the Stars,” revealed to xfinityTV that she suffered an injury years ago that has prevented her from dancing herself! “Several years ago I was at a gym and a piece of equipment came off the wall and crushed my foot,” […]

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‘DWTS’ Celebrities ‘Believe’ Cher Will Be a Great Guest Judge

After “Dancing with the Stars” announced Cher would be a guest judge on next week’s show, the competitors and their partners told reporters they “Believe” the role will suit her perfectly. The pop singer, Oscar-winning movie star, and TV actress will sub for Judge Len Goodman and also perform her classic song “Believe” and her […]

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Singing hopeful Briana Cuoco, sister of "Big Bang Theory" star Kaley Cuoco, was eliminated on "The Voice" Monday night (Photo: NBC)

The Battle Rounds Begin on ‘The Voice’

Carson Daly had a big job on tonight’s “The Voice.” As the show entered the Battle Round, he had to come up with the perfect eight-word description of each and every contestant, parsing several minutes of footage and whole lifetimes of experience into just one phrase that will now be who this person becomes for […]

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