February 26, 2013 |
A Mirror Ball trophy would be the perfect complement to three Olympic medals. And that could happen, because gymnast Aly Raisman, 18, who won three medals (two golds, one silver) at the London Olympics last summer, will compete on "Dancing with the Stars" this season. Raisman, former figure skating champion Dorothy Hamill, boxer Victor Ortiz and NFL star Jacoby Jones will all compete this season on the show, which starts March 18. Hamill, 56, won Olympic gold at the 1976 Innsbruck Olympics.
August 13, 2012 |
"Dancing With the Stars"announcedmost of the celebrity and professional pairings for the new All-Star season Monday morning on "Good Morning America. " The only name not announced is the 13th spot reserved for the winner of a viewer vote. The star-pro pairings are: Kirstie Alley and Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Pamela Anderson and Tristan MacManus, Helio Castroneves and Chelsie Hightower, Joey Fatone and Kym Johnson, Shawn Johnson and Derek Hough, Drew Lachey and Anna Trebunskaya, Gilles Marini and Peta Murgatroyd, Kelly Monaco and Valentin Chmerkovskiy, Apolo Anton Ohno and Karina Smirnoff, Bristol Palin and Mark Ballas, Melissa Rycroft and Tony Dovolani, and Emmitt Smith and Cheryl Burke.
June 19, 2013 |
“Dancing With the Stars” alums -- and exes -- Karina Smirnoff and Maksim Chmerkovski will reunite on the New York stage. The once-engaged pair will perform Luis Bravo's “Forever Tango" at Broadway's Walter Kerr Theater on July 9-28. The Tony-winning production, which first appeared on Broadway in 1997, traces tango beginnings from the underbelly of 19th century Argentina into a staged sexual tug-of-war in sequins. PHOTOS: Hollywood stars on stage Smirnoff, a five-time U.S. national champion, and Chmerkovski, who choreographed “Le Reve” in Las Vegas, made their Broadway debuts in the 2009 production of "Burn the Floor.
September 17, 2013 |
Break out the sparkles and glitter guns: Season 17 of “Dancing With the Stars” has burst like a sparkly confetti bomb and cha-cha'd directly into ballroom-loving hearts. Along with the premiere of a new season comes a slew of Glitterdome changes. “DWTS” has been reduced to one night per week this season, so the producers have cut out all the unnecessary fringe. No more Celebraquarium Sky Box (the prime real estate has been converted to condos, according to host Tom Bergeron)
July 30, 2012 |
CBS This Morning Kevin Nealon;Mary-Louise Parker; author Dean Koontz. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today The Olympics. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC Good Day L.A. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV Rachael Ray Sherri Shepherd; Carter Oosterhouse. 8 a.m. KCAL Live With Kelly Jeremy Renner; Zachary Gordon; co-host Chris Harrison. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Joan Rivers; Danielle Steel; Karina Smirnoff. (N)
April 26, 2011
A roundup of entertainment headlines for Tuesday. Kristin Cavallari, who appeared on the reality TV shows "Laguna Beach" and "The Hills," is engaged to marry Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. ( E! Online ) Rachel Maddow says that closeted gay news anchors "have a responsibility to come out. " ( Huffington Post ) Netflix now has as many subscribers as Comcast cable. ( Los Angeles Times ) Last night, Playboy model Karina Smirnoff took a tumble on "Dancing With the Stars.