‘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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Guest Judge Maks Chmerkovskiy, second from right, along with the "DWTS Judges (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS’: Did Dancers Give Guest Judge Maks Chmerkovskiy a 10?

Former bad boy “Dancing with the Stars” pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy unveiled a kinder, gentler side as a guest judge on Monday night’s show. Afterward, it was clear his fellow dancers would give him a 10 if they got their hands on the famous judging paddles! Maks’ former fiancée Karina Smirnoff had a bitter breakup with […]

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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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"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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"Dancing with the Stars" gets their spooky on for Halloween (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS’ Recap: Another Shocker on the Dance Floor

This week, a “Dancing with the Stars” promo revealed there would be a “big announcement” on Monday night’s show. What could it be? Reporters were buzzing backstage about whether it would concern Judge Len Goodman leaving the show. After all, Julianne Hough subbed for him a couple of weeks ago, and so maybe the 69-year-old […]

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Corbin Bleu, right, and Karina Smirnoff (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS’: Corbin Bleu’s Real-Life Queen Turned Him on to ‘Game of Thrones’

“Dancing with the Stars” standout Corbin Bleu has managed to keep his relationship with a mystery girlfriend private. [xfinity-record-button id=”6286089193231416112″ program_type=”series”] But after Monday night’s show, in which the former “High School Musical” star delivered a spellbinding Viennese waltz with a “Game of Thrones” theme, Corbin declared of the HBO series, “It was my girlfriend […]

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