'DWTS: All-Stars': Melissa and Tony (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS: All-Stars’ Recap: Who Got Penalized on the Finale?

In a season so improbable, the impossible had happened on “Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars“—it was an all-ladies’ finale. As longtime fans of the show know, men have usually had the advantage and have won the last three seasons. So I approached Monday’s performance night with a lot of joy knowing a girl would triumph […]

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'DWTS: All-Stars' Apolo and Karina (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS: All-Stars’: Michael Jackson Night Offers Clowns, Spies and a Slip

After the shocker of Gilles Marini being eliminated last week, I had to admit I was a little depressed going into Week 9 of “Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars.” I had never imagined an All-Stars finale without the sexy French actor and his charming fractured English! Another bummer was losing the laughs provided by Kirstie […]

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'DWTS: All-Stars' Sabrina and Louis (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS: All-Stars’ Recap: Guilty Pleasures and Gangnam Style

It was the second night of guilty pleasure performances on “Dancing with the Stars,” which so far had been pretty entertaining. With everyone still buzzing backstage about Judge Carrie Ann Inabafalling off her chair on Monday night, the Tuesday show opened with all of the “Dancing with the Stars” females in tonight’s team competition wearing […]

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Carrie Ann Inaba falls off her chair on 'DWTS: All-Stars' (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS: All-Stars’: Melissa Injured, Carrie Ann Falls Out of Her Chair!

I was hoping “Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars” week 5 was going to be a relief with the focus where it should have been from the beginning—on the best dancing ever on the ABC show. After all, Bristol Palinfinally made her exit last week after being the worst dancer in “DWTS” history to continually be […]

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 Tom Bergeron, Chelsie Hightower, Helio Castroneves (ABC/ADAM TAYLOR)

‘DWTS’ Double Elimination: Did Bristol the Pistol Shoot Down Two More?

Tuesday night’s “DWTS” results show was going to be more than interesting, with a double elimination hanging over the heads of our beloved All-Stars. Once again, Bristol Palin had received the lowest score and once again, I was going to predict her safety. After Bristol’s televised rehearsal blowup with partner Mark Ballas, and some improvement […]

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'DWTS: All-Stars' Kelly and Val (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS: All-Stars’ Recap: Two Tied for the Lead, Paula Abdul Enters the Picture

This week, “Dancing with the Stars” was trotting out what looked like a sure-fire concept—the remaining 11 celebrities and their partners would recreate iconic dances from past seasons of the show. Plus, the stars themselves would act as the creative directors for the routines instead of the pros. But rabid “DWTS” watchers would know that […]

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Bristol Palin & Mark Ballas on "Dancing with the Stars" (ABC)

‘DWTS’ Recap: Did Bristol Palin Step Up Her Game?

Last week’s “Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars” proved that sub-par dancers, such as Pamela Anderson, wouldn’t last long. What would that mean for Bristol Palinthis week? Ha. I had to admit I would miss the danger of watching Pam do the splits; who would provide the entertainment value this week? With those thoughts in mind, […]

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'DWTS: All-Stars' Apolo and Karina (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS All-Stars’: Can the Veterans Keep Pace With a Tougher Points System?

So at last it was time to see the best celebrity dancers of all time strut their stuff on “DWTS: All-Stars,” also known as season 15. Would Gilles Marini get the first place that so narrowly eluded him during season 8? Would Helio Castroneves be just as charming with a new partner, Chelsie Hightower, after […]

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