"Dancing with the Stars" (ABC)

‘DWTS’: Surprise Elimination as One Celeb Heads Home

After the emotion of personal storytelling on last night’s show, which celebrity would go home on Tuesday seemed like anyone’s guess on “Dancing with the Stars.” This writer thought that the two TV icons—Melissa Gilbert and Jaleel White—were most in danger of facing the red elimination light. While Melissa’s dance seemed the weakest, given the […]

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Dancing With the Stars (ABC)

First Star Eliminated from ‘DWTS’: Who Got Slammed?

Singer Katherine Jenkins, who was little known before doing “Dancing with the Stars,” has shown America she is the most serious contender of season 14. And, surprisingly, two iconic women, Martina Navratilova and Melissa Gilbert, were looking hopeless in their dances over the first two weeks. As we went into Tuesday’s elimination show, it appeared […]

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Jaleel White and Kym Johnson on DWTS (ABC)

‘DWTS’ Week Two: Favorites Falter After a Strong First Outing

When we last saw our new “Dancing with the Stars” cast, one well-known TV star (Jaleel White) and an unknown singer (Katherine Jenkins) had taken control of the first week’s competition while a hunky Latin lover (William Levy) had created a frenzy never seen before in the ballroom. But the other celebrities weren’t far behind, […]

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Jaleel White and Kym Johnson (Photo: ABC)

‘Dancing With the Stars’ Season 14 Opening Number: Who Owned the Floor?

“Dancing with the Stars” Season 14 promised to be a mixed bag, with TV icons from the past, such as Melissa Gilbert and Jaleel White, competing against athletes Donald Driver and Martina Navratilova and TV anchors Maria Menounos and Sherri Shepherd. Some worried that the show’s cast seemed too warm and fuzzy this time, lacking […]

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Daytime Emmy Awards 2011: Live Blog

7:42 PM The press room is closing. Thanks to those of you who stuck with me. On the whole, I thought it was much better than last years ceremony from a production standpoint, even though I am mystified by a couple of the results. Oh. Daytime Emmys, I hope this isn’t the last time I […]

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