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Dancing With The Stars

Anne Heche, Jesse Metcalfe and Vernon Davis Added To DWTS Cast

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by Anonymousreply 2149 hours ago

Dancing With The Moobs.

by Anonymousreply 108/30/2020

Give me a shot. I'll bring bang-up ratings.

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by Anonymousreply 208/30/2020

Will Ellen pay someone to smash Anne's knee caps a la Nancy Kerrigan before Anne goes onstage? I wouldn't put it past that hateful elf. Let's tune in to find out!

by Anonymousreply 308/30/2020

Isn't it kind of difficult to dance with a partition between you and your partner?

by Anonymousreply 408/30/2020

Dancing with the Flops

by Anonymousreply 508/30/2020

Smart move for Metcalfe. Another thread says he wants to revitalize his career. DWTS is the perfect platform.

by Anonymousreply 608/30/2020

So, are they all going to dance with masks on, in front of an audience of no one?

by Anonymousreply 708/30/2020

I hope they ALL get Covid!

by Anonymousreply 808/30/2020

Full cast was revealed on GMA.

“Backstreet Boys” member AJ McLean

Netflix’s “Cheer” head coach Monica Aldama

“Bachelorette” star Kaitlyn Bristowe

Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir

Super Bowl champion Vernon Davis

Disney Channel star Skai Jackson

“Catfish” host Nev Schulman

NBA player Charles Oakley

actress Anne Heche

“The Real” host Jeannie Mai

“Selling Sunset” real estate agent Chrishell Stause

“One Day at a Time” star Justina Machado

rapper Nelly

Carole Baskin of “Tiger King” fame

by Anonymousreply 909/02/2020

Carole Baskin better dance to Eye of the Tiger.

by Anonymousreply 1009/02/2020

Johnny Weir! Maybe they'll pair him up with a man. We already had a transsexual FTM who danced with a woman (Chaz Bono) so finalllly maybe ??

by Anonymousreply 1109/02/2020

How downhill DWTS has gone. Nothing but Reality TV people now.

by Anonymousreply 1209/02/2020

Anne Heche !? She a legit TV Star and former Movie Star. What a come down.

by Anonymousreply 1309/02/2020

Carole Baskin!

by Anonymousreply 1409/02/2020

Isn't Nelly too gangsta for this shit?!!

by Anonymousreply 1509/02/2020

I hope the Bachelorette star doesn’t win again. Fuck ABC.


Highly unlikely. They didn’t pair Adam Rippon or any gay contestant with a man.

by Anonymousreply 1609/02/2020

Dwts has gotten to the point where they are xss asting murderers. What's next? Oj next season?

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by Anonymousreply 1909/02/2020

Is this a good cast? A positive cast?

by Anonymousreply 2009/02/2020

Hopefully this will be the last season for this shit show.

by Anonymousreply 2109/02/2020

"Dwts has gotten to the point where they are xss asting murderers. What's next? Oj next season?"

But, OJ was acquitted of murder, so he wouldn't qualify. He got out and I got a facelift.

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by Anonymousreply 2309/02/2020

Although seeing Former President Donald J. Trump on the show next season might make it worth it for the show to survive.

by Anonymousreply 2409/02/2020

From a diversity perspective this seems a well-rounded cast, although I’ve never heard of most of them. Vernon Davis, Nelly, Skai Jackson and Charles Oakley are African-American. Jennie Mai is Asian-American and Justina Machado Puerto Rican. Jesse Metcalfe, AJ McLean and possibly Nev Schulman sport mixed race.

by Anonymousreply 2509/02/2020

From a diversity perspective this seems a well-rounded cast, although I’ve never heard of most of them. Vernon Davis, Nelly, Skai Jackson and Charles Oakley are African-American. Jennie Mai is Asian-American and Justina Machado Puerto Rican. Jesse Metcalfe, AJ McLean and possibly Nev Schulman appear mixed race.

by Anonymousreply 2609/02/2020

I actually would tune in to watch Carol. Don't know about the other z-listers

by Anonymousreply 2709/02/2020

they yanked those promos with Tyra saying it's going to 'the next level'

What level was it at before?

by Anonymousreply 2809/02/2020

Where's their usual right-winger? Maybe it'll be the surprise 15th contestant - Steve Bannon? Is he in the link? Giuliani? Kellyanne? (maybe that's why she quit)

by Anonymousreply 2909/02/2020

* link should be clink

by Anonymousreply 3009/02/2020

R25 / R26 Nev is heavily and hairily Jewish

by Anonymousreply 3109/02/2020

[quote] they yanked those promos with Tyra

Why did they yank them?

by Anonymousreply 3209/02/2020

[quote]Will Ellen pay someone to smash Anne's knee caps a la Nancy Kerrigan before Anne goes onstage?

And she'll laugh and laugh until she cries, and then rewind and rewind.

by Anonymousreply 3309/02/2020

Isn't Metcalf gay as a goose? Will he come out on the show and dance with a man?

by Anonymousreply 3409/02/2020

Don't know him - is her gayer than Johnny Weir? These guys are gonna make those male pro dancers look butch.

by Anonymousreply 3509/02/2020

supposably Jesse slept through the female cast on one of his shows, but Elizabeth Smart's dad came out in his 60s after fathering multiple children.

R32, I think they yanked them b/c Tyra's implying the show will be better iwth her than Tom; that's not going to win her any points.

by Anonymousreply 3609/02/2020

my point being re: Ed Smart, some guys live their whole loves screwing women, making babies...and they're gay as a goose.

by Anonymousreply 3709/02/2020

Some of these people were actually stars, like Nelly, Anne Heche and Jesse Metcalfe. For the life of me I will never understand why they keep casting people from The Bachelor. Most people don't know who they are, but they have a fanbase that will vote for them regardless. Hannah Brown shouldn't have won last season and was annoying as hell on top of it.

by Anonymousreply 3809/02/2020

[quote] For the life of me I will never understand why they keep casting people from The Bachelor.

It’s an ABC show. They also always cast a Disney kid because Disney owns ABC.

by Anonymousreply 3909/02/2020

Disney kids, Bachelors, Bachelorettes - abc shows - always sports person - usually an olympian and then the outrageous choices - like Carole Baskin or Sean Spicer.

by Anonymousreply 4009/02/2020

Will Gleb or the dancer with the yellow skin be on this season?

by Anonymousreply 4109/02/2020

Derek hosts J Los dance show, r41. He won’t be on. He’s moved on.

Gleb, idk. Love him though. So handsome.

by Anonymousreply 4209/02/2020

Poor Celestia ,has she fallen on hard times?

by Anonymousreply 4309/02/2020

Gleb was in the GMA promo so I assume he is on.

by Anonymousreply 4409/02/2020

Disney also owns ESPN, which is the sports connection.

by Anonymousreply 4509/02/2020

Met Vernon, closeted.

by Anonymousreply 4609/02/2020

The contestants for the UK’s Strictly Come Dancing are being announced at the moment.

Former NFL player Jason Bell is doing it, he presents an NFL highlights show on the BBC but is best known for dating Girls Aloud member Nadine Coyle, who previously dated Jesse Metcalfe.

Also taking part is double Olympic champion boxer Nicola Adams who is partnered with a female dancer. The media keeps referring to it as same sex dancing, not same gender dancing. Hopefully she’ll be paired with a white dancer so the whack jobs can complain about INTERRACIAL LESBIAN TANGO.

by Anonymousreply 4709/02/2020

[quote] Will Gleb or the dancer with the yellow skin be on this season?

Why “yellow skin”?

by Anonymousreply 4809/02/2020


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[Quote]For the life of me I will never understand why they keep casting people from The Bachelor. Most people don't know who they are

The Bachelor is one of the highest rated shows on TV with more than 6 million viewers each episode. That's more viewers than a lot of TV shows the other actors have been on.

by Anonymousreply 5009/02/2020

r50 plus ABC cross promotion.

by Anonymousreply 5109/02/2020

I was the winning star, y’all!

by Anonymousreply 5209/02/2020

It’s a shame Cameron Boyce was never on because he’d slay. RIP.

by Anonymousreply 5309/02/2020

I’m so looking forward to former First Lady Trump in next season’s cast.

by Anonymousreply 5409/02/2020

Screw Melania. I want to see Barron on there doing a Cossack dance.

by Anonymousreply 5509/02/2020

I've never watched it, because it's sensationalist trash. That being said, there WAS one performance I came across on YouTube, that I particularly enjoyed...moreso for the theatricality of the number, as opposed to the execution (no pun intended) of the dance itself. And of course, I love Ricki Lake.

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by Anonymousreply 5609/02/2020

r38, couldn't agree more on Hannah.

she is always smiling even when she's not happy; that's a red flag.

I wasn't happy she won, but I was glad Alan won.

At this point, I'm only rooting for the pros who've never won. Gleb and Sasha? I'd like to see them win next. Or Artem.

by Anonymousreply 5709/02/2020

Dancing with the Has-beens is still on? Amazing!

Have any Brady or Partridge kids been on yet?

by Anonymousreply 5809/02/2020

R58, we asked Susan Dey but she never responded.

by Anonymousreply 5909/02/2020

Be kind to Anne!

by Anonymousreply 6009/02/2020

R58 I know Maureen and Florence both were on.

by Anonymousreply 6109/03/2020

Love Justina Machado. I will be rooting for her. I like the One Day At A Time reboot quite a lot. She's also in a rather touching Netflix teen movie called All Together Now.

[quote] It’s a shame Cameron Boyce was never on because he’d slay. RIP.

He wasn't a contestant, but he appeared with other Descendants' cast members performing one song to promote the release of one of the sequels on the Disney Channel.

by Anonymousreply 6209/03/2020

Bergeron now calls it " Footwork With the Famous."

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by Anonymousreply 6309/03/2020

I mean...I wouldn't watch this at gunpoint BUT that seems like an interesting cast. I'll happily read the DL threads this season.

by Anonymousreply 6409/03/2020

Lots of dancers this season.

AJ McLean, Kaitlyn Bristowe, Nev Schulman, Justina Machado, Skai Jackson -- all have dance background Monica Aldama -- cheerleader Johnny Weir -- figure skater

Everyone else is fucked.

by Anonymousreply 6509/03/2020

Gleb might be busy with his underpants business.

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He dances in those, he wins the season. So, what are you willing to do for the win, Gleb?

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by Anonymousreply 6809/03/2020

I love Gleb

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by Anonymousreply 7009/03/2020

I have never even heard of at least half of these people, and with names like Chrishell, Skai and Nev, I had to Google them to even know what sex they were. I thought they usually had equal numbers of guys and gals but this is 8 gals and 6 guys.

Have they chosen the new hosts yet?

by Anonymousreply 7109/03/2020

Chrishell is, I think, the estranged wife of the cheating This is Us star and DL fave Justin Hartley.

by Anonymousreply 7209/03/2020

Justin Hartley is not a DL fav. And she’s a soap star and has her successful show Selling Sunset

by Anonymousreply 7309/03/2020

Isn't Tyra Banks the only host?

by Anonymousreply 7409/03/2020

R74 yup

by Anonymousreply 7509/03/2020

I am expecting Johnny Weir to exceed my expectations.

by Anonymousreply 7609/03/2020

" 8 gals and 6 guys. "

That makes me pessimistic that they'll pair Johnny with a male pro - unless they're putting the females with female pros, maybe Anne?

Anyway, you need one pro per one celeb and if they follow their usual plan, they'll need all the male ones for the women celebs.

by Anonymousreply 7709/03/2020

Male pros: Alan, Artem, Brandon, Gleb, Keo, Pasha, Sasha, Val. = 8

Female pros: Britt, Cheryl, Daniella, Emma, Jenna, Peta, Sharna = 7

by Anonymousreply 7809/03/2020

Peta's got an athlete and she's had several before. Cheryl's got a boy-bander and she's had them before. So... if Adam Rippon had Jenna, I guess Johnny's stuck with her. Yuck. I hate Jenna.

by Anonymousreply 7909/03/2020


And Adam won. First gay winner. So you hate Jenna for guiding Adam to victory?

by Anonymousreply 8009/03/2020

No, I'm glad he won. Just don't like her.

by Anonymousreply 8109/03/2020

Probably have an audience wall like "America's Got Talent", which actually was a great idea. Hope somebody got a raise.

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by Anonymousreply 8209/04/2020

Jenna's nice.

Most of them are. The only one who isn't nice is someone who used to host the show.

And I"m NOT talking about Tom!

by Anonymousreply 8309/04/2020

Derek Hough is coming back and will be a judge.

by Anonymousreply 8409/08/2020

wasn't Nelly involved in some shady business, why would Disney have him on DWTS?

by Anonymousreply 8509/08/2020

Why would they have Tonya Harding who was involved in the injury of a rival? Why that Carole person who is widely believed to have killed her ex-husband? Why have Tom Delay or Sean Spicer? Why have Chris Brown (as a singing guest) after he beat up Rihanna? They love this kind of shit.

by Anonymousreply 8609/08/2020

[quote] Derek Hough is coming back and will be a judge.

Link please, R84.

by Anonymousreply 8709/08/2020


He is replacing Len who can’t travel because of COVID-19 restrictions.

But Len will still show up in a different way, apparently.

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Thank you, R88.

by Anonymousreply 8909/08/2020

Is this a good move? A positive move?

by Anonymousreply 9009/08/2020

I'm surprised Derek has the time. I thought for sure his schedule would be packed rehearsing for Singing in the Rain on Broadway.

by Anonymousreply 9109/08/2020

This cast is as C-list as ever, but you can see the Tyra influence in how they are culling. This show is trying to move away from its current base (deplorable, midwestern, watches live) and trying to get Black Twitter and city dwellers.

The problem? The executives overestimated Tyra's value. I'm not sure anyone actually likes her. ANTM was never highly rated, and became a bit of a joke for its last dozen or so "cycles." If ratings spike, this will look genius, and Tyra will get credit, but it'll likely be because they had a plan in play to shift the demographic. If the more likely happens (and this show bleeds deplorable viewers who go unreplaced), Tyra will take the blame pretty hard, and they will need to beg Tom Bergeron to come back, as he is big key to that show's endurance, and they underestimated that.

if this was ten years ago, I'd tell you Anne Heche would be first voted out, and it would come down to Johnny Weir and Vernon Davis for the title. I bet the producers are hoping for something like this.

But post-Bobby Bones, and in the Trump world, the Bachelorette and Tiger King people are probably going to go far, dancing skills or not.

by Anonymousreply 9209/08/2020

I'm going to have someone in Wardrobe loosen Celestia's bra strap so her tit falls out.

by Anonymousreply 9309/08/2020

"The problem? The executives overestimated Tyra's value. I'm not sure anyone actually likes her. "

R92, How...dare you.

You don't know.

You know where Tyra came from.

What she had to do to get to where she is today.

What she sacrificed. What she gave up.


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Details and a photo of the re-designed dance floor (with no audience) - the other couples will watch from the balcony, each couple socially distanced from the others.

Even the married pro-dancer couples will stay apart during the show - they say there are three of them ?? I know about Val/Jenna and Sasha/Emma but can't think of the third.

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by Anonymousreply 9509/08/2020

Is the flaming Italian guy coming back?

by Anonymousreply 9609/08/2020

that set is making me dizzy.....

by Anonymousreply 9709/09/2020

Yes, I think Bruno's staying in Los Angeles and doing DWTS (instead of the other gig that he usually does simultaneously: Strictly Come Dancing in London). He and Len usually fly back and forth every week, but that's not sensible during Covid.

by Anonymousreply 9809/09/2020

Well, that's what they used to do - Len stepped down from Strictly and was replaced by Mark Ballas' mother Shirley. Sorry - I forgot. Len kept the more lucrative DWTS job though, didn't he?

by Anonymousreply 9909/09/2020

Tyra is fucking annoying in the commercial already.

by Anonymousreply 10009/13/2020

I can’t wait to see all the sexy men on the dance floor! Hurry up and get here Monday.

by Anonymousreply 10109/13/2020


I predict after each dance the following.

Tyra: "Boy/Girl that was fierce! I was watching and I can't believe what I just saw. That was fantastabulous! Just like my gown which is blowing up on social media! Let's get your scores now! Maks and I did this dance in Season 10."

Okay, that last line was classic Erin.

I predict Tom will be back for Season 30 and I hope he gets everything he wants.

by Anonymousreply 10209/13/2020

I loved the Jordan Fisher host idea someone posted here. I’m like obsessed with Jordan lol. He is so sexy, talented, and cool.

by Anonymousreply 10309/13/2020

Like a true narcissist, Tyra has made the show all about her.

She's prominently in the commercials. Her face is the only thing plastered on the billboards.

Tyra is going to be insufferable.

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I mean, it could be Tyra’s narcissism for all we know. But I’m not surprised that the network would make their expensive new host the centerpiece for the ad campaign. She’s a bigger star than anyone in the cast.

by Anonymousreply 10509/14/2020

R105, perhaps, but the 'star' of DWTS is the dancing.

Tom never sucked away focus from the couples and he acted as a barrier between them and the judges.

His quips and jokes would disarm, lighten the mood, never drawing blood.

Will Tyra do a 'you don't know who I am!' rant? Stay tuned.

by Anonymousreply 10609/14/2020

Tyra isn't just the host. She's an executive producer.

You want us to believe she didn't have a hand in this? R105

by Anonymousreply 10709/14/2020

One minute in and it sucks already.

by Anonymousreply 10809/14/2020

Is this "the" thread?

by Anonymousreply 10909/14/2020

Tyra is bad. She's way too much.

by Anonymousreply 11009/14/2020

Who is this realtor? I’m tuning in for Carole Baskin and Johnny Weir.

by Anonymousreply 11109/14/2020

Tyra needs to stop the British accent.

by Anonymousreply 11209/14/2020

Derek wanking over the athlete.

by Anonymousreply 11309/14/2020

This is my first time watching in years. Ugh, I forgot how extra Bruno is.

by Anonymousreply 11409/14/2020

The canned audience cheering noise is stupid. We can see there is NO AUDIENCE, idiots.

by Anonymousreply 11509/14/2020

there's nothing special about the show this year; no stand out celebrity.

No pro with a great backstory.

Gleb's happily married with two kids he dotes on; it's not like he and Chrishell will hook up.

by Anonymousreply 11609/14/2020

Really? My problem is I loved too many of the contestants tonight. But my bias is with Skai or Johnny. But I really liked most of them. Most of them were good on the first night. A real talented cast. However, I’m afraid some of the worst will knock out more talented contestants.

by Anonymousreply 11709/14/2020

they're likable enough R117, but no one is jumping out early on.

by Anonymousreply 11809/14/2020

Nelly is fine as fuck. And Johnny Weir is wonderfully unafraid and talented. Val got FAT. The Tiger lady must leave, but Pascha's ASS should stay in those pants! It's a good cast, Derrick is an insightful judge and Tryra is fake as fuck. Still the show needed to get rid of it's deplorable fanbase, and this cast, new host & gorgeous set should do it. Off to a promising start. I don't remember who Gleb is partnered with but that chubby Latina chick was on fire. Thinks look good for Sasha. I can't stand his wife though.

by Anonymousreply 11909/14/2020

[quote] It's a good cast

Is it a positive cast?

by Anonymousreply 12009/14/2020

[quote] I don't remember who Gleb is partnered with


by Anonymousreply 12109/14/2020

If the audience loved Gleb as much as R121 does, he might make it past week four, some year. Gleb is really handsome AND really boring. The weakest pro dancer.

by Anonymousreply 12209/14/2020

and the hottest

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The judges definitely underrated Johnny compared to the rest.

by Anonymousreply 12409/14/2020

Gleb is seriously gorgeous.

by Anonymousreply 12509/14/2020

Tyra was annoying the first hour but got better.

But I really miss Tom. I mean, can you imagine what he would say to Carol? That would have been priceless.

by Anonymousreply 12609/14/2020

I have a feeling the producers didn't like Johnny's fishnet sheer trousers. Maybe he surprised them with the outfit? The camera kept avoiding them as much as possible.

Agree though - they lowballed him - and buried him in the middle of the lineup. They usually put the best at the end or next to last. So they thought the attraction was Carole Baskin, our murderess?

Ok then. I was expecting Tyra to be a car wreck. She was fine zzzzzzz. Stumbled on her words a little bit but she'll calm down. Still miss Tom.

If Val's gotten fat, Cheryl's obese! (waist down) I was shocked. Not as bad as Lacey Schwimmer but not camera ready. And Carrie Ann's Halloween wig screamed desperation - at least she acknowledged it was a wig and was uncomfortable.

Why did they bother with Len? yet it's fine to dump Tom without a peep?

by Anonymousreply 12709/14/2020

old tyra done had her nose done again and a buncha stuff....

she bleachin or is it makeup....she went white!

she gross.

by Anonymousreply 12809/14/2020

Yea i miss Tom too.....he was awesome host.

Tyra is just tacky.

by Anonymousreply 12909/14/2020

Why the constant noise/ clapping in the background.....creepy

by Anonymousreply 13009/14/2020

Bummer they gave Gleb that pigeon toed bimbo....we loooove gleb dammit

by Anonymousreply 13109/15/2020

the Catfish guy has to GO....

by Anonymousreply 13209/15/2020

Where is the petition to get Tom back??

by Anonymousreply 13309/15/2020

I only watched the first couple of seasons of “ANTM”, so Tyra Banks hasn’t been on my radar for many years, but has she always hyper-enunciated like she did on the “DWTS” premiere? Yikes!

I agree with a lot of the assessments above (especially Cheryl’s weight gain and Carrie Ann’s wig); I thought Nev was very good, Anne Heche better than I’d expected (I’ve always thought she was an excellent actress), and Nelly worse than I’d expected. I couldn’t tell Chrishell and the Bachelorette apart. The young Disney girl was very good. I‘d liked Monica on “Cheer”, but she didn’t exhibit much warmth. Carole Baskin was horrible, and there was a cringeworthy moment when Tyra asked her something and all she did was smile (couldn’t figure out if it was nerves, fear, exhaustion, or all of the above!)

by Anonymousreply 13409/15/2020

It's good to see some traditions like DWTS continue, even in the age of COVID-19.

by Anonymousreply 13509/15/2020

Compared to the other figure skaters who have appeared on the show, Johnny was underwhelming and quite disappointing. The choreography was boring ( not his fault) and he seemed clumsy.

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by Anonymousreply 13609/15/2020

many of us there to see johnny and his wild carefree attitude....

and the hot jesse M...

by Anonymousreply 13709/15/2020

Jesse’s Cs are about to be Ds.

by Anonymousreply 13809/15/2020

[quote] Jesse’s Cs are about to be Ds.


by Anonymousreply 13909/15/2020

His tits, Rose.

by Anonymousreply 14009/15/2020

Metcalfe looks unsavory. Like a child predator. And his body ain't nothing but flab.

by Anonymousreply 14109/15/2020

I was disappointed that Derek and Carrie Ann didn’t really give Nelly good tips.

by Anonymousreply 14209/15/2020

Johnny Weir is a ringer. He DANCED on ice and anyone who joined thinking they had a chance of winning are fools.

by Anonymousreply 14309/15/2020

First, Johnny Weir was spectacularly unsuccessful in competitive figure skating. Second he was a men's single skater, not an ice dancer. It's true that all figure skaters take some dance training. But Johnny Weir was known more for his music and flamboyant costumes than he was for staying on his feet. He never won any major skating championships. One bronze medal in the World's competition is the best he ever achieved.

Kristi Yamaguchi won Dancing with The Stars back when Tom Bergeron was only middle age. The divine Meryl Davis, who won the show with Maks, IS an Olympic champion & a silver medal winner. And everything else you can win. Ice dancers not only spend their life training in dance class and ballet - they only perform with a partner and must do so in all the classical ballroom positions. So, Meryl was a ringer for sure. Maks insisted on a win. Still, their partnership was gorgeous to behold. Maks the stallion and Meryl, the homely goddess, transformed. The best chemistry, ever.

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The Best Ever

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by Anonymousreply 14509/15/2020

[quote]Carole Baskin better dance to Eye of the Tiger.

She DID! Very prescient, r10!

by Anonymousreply 14609/15/2020

Or another Tango - all in hold. A ringer is one thing - perfection is another. Meryl Davis was perfection and Maks looks like he stepped out of a Disney animation. The dark prince. It amazes me that Maks married that graceless cow with her bow legs and lack of charm. Peta who changes one feature on her face a year. Can't buy a personality.

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by Anonymousreply 14709/15/2020

Johnny will be eliminated because the DWTS demographic is disgusted with effeminate queens.

by Anonymousreply 14809/15/2020

No, Johnny might do great. He's got a lot of charm. DWTS audience has not really shown itself to be homophobic. But some effeminate queens at home ^ are always feeling persecuted in their pretty mesh pants. Johnny was given fair marks. He's a pursed lips guy who holds his ass high. Adam Rippon learned how to dance and had a great partner in Jenna. And he won. Against Amurica's faves - gymnasts and football players!! Don't be so dramatic R148. Weir is what middle America prefers actually. They like their gays to be queeny court jesters. A real gay man with a man's body and sexual energy is what freaks them the fuck out. Johnny Queer will go far on DWTS.

by Anonymousreply 14909/15/2020

Gleb talks about doing a trio dance with Chrishell......and Johnny.

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by Anonymousreply 15009/15/2020

DONT THINK tyra will make it thru the season.

she is universally loathed.

by Anonymousreply 15109/15/2020

It's RACISM if you don't like Tyra! Straight up RACISM!

by Anonymousreply 15209/15/2020

Honey, u got eyes? she has the talent of a sand gnat....

by Anonymousreply 15309/15/2020

Hey man, all colors matter ...not just black. k?

by Anonymousreply 15409/15/2020

Tyra had talent. Just not transferable talents. She was a hell of a runway model, but age and weight gain along with the drag queen clothes and hair really don't flatter her now. Also the nose job she got a long time ago, really took away from her cute exotic look. Her nose is too small. She lost all that jush by the time she was thirty. Still there were the Victoria Secret years and the first black woman on Sports Illustrated cover. Remember when Tyra had regular segments on Oprah, wanting to mentor young girls? Tyra always had big plans and she's made a lot of them come true. I'll give her that. Top Model, her own talk show, those Disney Barbie movies, the girls camp. She's all business. Insanely ambitious. But I hate the way she presents herself and she's all wrong for DWTS.

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by Anonymousreply 15509/15/2020

correct sir::::WRONG IN MANY WAYS

by Anonymousreply 15609/15/2020

[quote]First, Johnny Weir was spectacularly unsuccessful in competitive figure skating. Second he was a men's single skater, not an ice dancer.

Bitch, please, he spent eight hours a day with a choreographer for years. Most of those contestants haven't met a choreographer let alone can spell it. RINGER, once again.

by Anonymousreply 15709/16/2020

johnny will come in 2nd, and thro a fit

jesse is a darling, luv the fat teats

by Anonymousreply 15809/16/2020

Tyra was hired amid much dissent, the producers already pissed, first night ratings not great.

by Anonymousreply 15909/16/2020

I have heard of six of these people before. That might make it the closest to “star”-level season in a decade.

It’s not enough to get me to watch. I didn’t watch Tiger King. I’ve never really understood the phenomenon of being thrilled by murderers. Having learned about this woman, I am a little genuinely surprised that ABC would hire a suspected killer. But they do seem to be eager to hire any soulless trashbag of a person who will snag headlines, such as Sean Spicer, so my question is who watches this terrible show and why.

by Anonymousreply 16009/16/2020


You’re a lying fucking troll, as are many of these Tyra haters.

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by Anonymousreply 16109/16/2020

R159, it seems R161 brought receipts to contradict your assertion. Where did you get your data?

by Anonymousreply 16209/16/2020

You don't need talent to win DWTS! Whoever thought that?

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by Anonymousreply 16309/16/2020

I thought Catfish dude had been cancelled for being a sex pest?

But I guess if they can put on someone who fed her husband to tigers, Catfish gets a pass.

by Anonymousreply 16409/16/2020

Nev was weird when Tyra told him to shoutout to his wife and family. Why did I get a feeling that he fucked his partner? He’s a whore.

by Anonymousreply 16509/16/2020

[quote] I thought Catfish dude had been cancelled for being a sex pest?

[quote] But I guess if they can put on someone who fed her husband to tigers, Catfish gets a pass.

R164, don't cherry pick the parts of a story that are convenient for you. You remain irrelevant.

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by Anonymousreply 16609/16/2020

Im rootin fer jesse....he the best lookin and has a heart of gold.


by Anonymousreply 16709/16/2020

I knida wish they let the audience vote on who they want to GO HOME instead of stay......those numbers would be a lot more interesting.

by Anonymousreply 16809/16/2020

Won't you join me in wishing Happy Birthday to Gleb Savchenko - gorgeous hunk and only 37

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by Anonymousreply 16909/16/2020

Gleb goes home next week. First voted off. And he doesn't look like that photo anymore, R169. He has a handsome face though.

by Anonymousreply 17009/16/2020

[quote] Won't you join me in wishing Happy Birthday to Gleb Savchenko - gorgeous hunk and only 37


by Anonymousreply 17109/16/2020

And I... I mean he is so humble too!

“We have great energy, chemistry, and when you’re the hottest couple on the show…”

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by Anonymousreply 17209/16/2020

What is the name of the male white adjacent celeb dancer?

by Anonymousreply 17309/16/2020

R172, you did some nice editing on that quote of his...

Here's a little context.

“Derek [Hough] was right in that we have to turn out the heels and stay calm…[focus] on the technical parts of the dance,” Savchenko explained, before remarking tongue-in-cheek, “We have great energy, chemistry, and when you’re the hottest couple on the show…”

“You can’t say that!” chuckled the daytime soap alum. (Stause).

“She looks amazing,” Savchenko dryly corrected himself. “[italic] I [/italic] look ‘OK.’”

by Anonymousreply 17409/16/2020

Gleb doesn't require context. Shut up and dance. His self satisfaction is evident.

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by Anonymousreply 17609/16/2020

gleb is hottest one....hope he stays on show.....!!!!

by Anonymousreply 17709/16/2020

Can’t believe Jesse Metcalfe didn’t get in shape before starting the show. Talk about thick in the middle.

by Anonymousreply 17809/16/2020

he will, before our eyes he will become svelte.

tho i like his girth. yummy meat on that boy

by Anonymousreply 17909/16/2020

^^^ I agree. Jesse looks hot with a little extra weight on him.

by Anonymousreply 18009/16/2020

I think so also.....and he still damn handsome, cute personality too....not an affected bore like tyra beeee

by Anonymousreply 181Last Thursday at 12:15 AM

Glub, Glub.

by Anonymousreply 182Last Thursday at 5:30 AM

Want jesse sitting on my face, and Gleb fuckin my tight pussy

by Anonymousreply 183Last Thursday at 11:31 PM

You're on Datalounge r183.

Your pussy ain't tight.

by Anonymousreply 184Last Thursday at 11:38 PM


by Anonymousreply 185Last Friday at 5:22 AM

Don't hold this against Val. The Cheer chick was already not great. And I bet she is devastated. But the timing couldn't be worse for her. And Val is already fat!

Did you know that Val and Jenna are not allowed to live together during this season of DWTS, even though they are married? If one of them gets infected, it could affect two teams. Room service. So Jenna no longer looks like a skeleton and Val no longer looks like Val.

Other pro dancers who are married to civilians are allowed to go home at night to their family.

The Cheer lady thought she had this show in her skirt. But Dev and Jenna have a much better chance. That dude has talent and he and Jenna have great dancing chemistry. Val needs sex though, to burn off some carbs.

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by Anonymousreply 186Last Friday at 2:44 PM

val deserved a better partner.

by Anonymousreply 187Last Saturday at 12:57 AM

Still waiting for his 'Pulp Fiction' like comeback.

by Anonymousreply 188Last Saturday at 1:27 AM

whenever I read 'Cheer' lady I think eh, they left off an 's;' is Kirstie back? It can't be Shelley or Rhea...maybe it's that girl who played Kelly (Kelly, Kelly)

it's like when Gavin and Gwen got married; Katie Couric said she thought it was Gavin MacLeod aka Murray Slaughter.

by Anonymousreply 189Last Saturday at 10:57 AM

So do, R189. So do I.

by Anonymousreply 190Last Saturday at 10:59 AM

Pass on this year.

That fug mess Tyra is a huge fuckin turn off.

by Anonymousreply 191Last Saturday at 8:27 PM

New Derek photo shoot. His arms look good.

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by Anonymousreply 192Last Sunday at 8:14 AM

Has more hair on one ankle than his whole chest.

by Anonymousreply 193Last Sunday at 9:27 AM

Loooooooooooove that boyo

mighty fine

by Anonymousreply 194Last Sunday at 11:11 PM

Is it on tonight?

by Anonymousreply 195Last Monday at 3:50 PM


It says it’s on tomorrow (Tuesday) night. I guess something else is going on tonight because it says it’s back to Monday next week? Confusing

by Anonymousreply 196Last Monday at 3:55 PM

Oh there’s football tonight. That’s why

by Anonymousreply 197Last Monday at 3:58 PM

Dancing With the Stars Judge Derek Hough Signs Deal with ABC

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by Anonymousreply 198Yesterday at 12:13 PM

Derek needs to visit Anastasia of Beverly Hills. Those brows are getting very crunchy and grinchy looking. He's still has nice even-tone yellow skin though. Derek has unusual features and yellow skin - but it adds up to something very sexy.

by Anonymousreply 199Yesterday at 2:03 PM

[quote] Those brows are getting very crunchy and grinchy looking

Haha! Ginch-like creature.

by Anonymousreply 200Yesterday at 2:08 PM

How will the white pro male dancer with the yellow skin do tonight?

by Anonymousreply 201Yesterday at 3:54 PM

[quote] Those brows are getting very crunchy and grinchy looking.

What are crunchy brows?

by Anonymousreply 202Yesterday at 4:13 PM

Elf up next.

by Anonymousreply 203Yesterday at 4:22 PM


by Anonymousreply 204Yesterday at 5:02 PM

Have any of the contestants had relationships with white males with yellow skin?

by Anonymousreply 205Yesterday at 5:22 PM

Crunchy brows? Mmm....

by Anonymousreply 206Yesterday at 5:31 PM

Who is the white adjacent guy?

by Anonymousreply 207Yesterday at 5:50 PM

The show is all about Tyra. She is the star and everybody else is mere decoration. I stopped watching about ten minutes into it.

by Anonymousreply 208a day ago

Think pink!

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by Anonymousreply 209a day ago

She asks the celebs too many questions. Should be limited to one. They're pre-planned and weird questions - like asking Johnny Weir what "Johnny Gaga" meant to him (he had mentioned it as an obvious joke in the taped segment). What kind of stupid question is that? He misunderstood and started talking about what Lady Gaga means to him - she interrupted him and said, "But JOHNNY Gaga?" -- then he said, "Well, the same thing."

Other examples. She's depending too much on a script and not staying in the moment, like Tom Bergeron was so good at. Makes the show tackier (like it needed being tackier lol)

Also, Sharna's pushing a stupid fauxmance with that dolt Jesse Metcalfe and so the judges are raving about him and scoring him high - but his dancing is appalling. Worse than AJ or Nev or Johnny. Pisses me off, but this show has always managed to do that.

by Anonymousreply 21017 hours ago

Another surprise - the rapper Nelly looks "special". I don't remember seeing clunkier dancing. 6ft9 oldster Charles Oakley was even better than this dork. (the footballer is ok - Vernon somebody)

Gleb doesn't have a ringer - but I hope he's around a long time. I like his partner Chrishell and thought she did great tonight after screwing up in week 1)

by Anonymousreply 21117 hours ago

I agree with every word R210. Tyra also ruined the moment with AJ Mclean getting emotional about his wife. He said what he felt about her, got choked up and then Tyra asks "tell us what does she really mean to you."

Cringe. Miss Banks spent too many years exploiting underprivileged young women on Top Model with this kind of emotional probing. Stop reading your feelings off the teleprompter and learn to read the room.

Sharna is shameful. Jesse Metcalfe dances like a cow. She's got him smiling like he's cutting her grass. We all know you prefer the ladies Sharna.

It's nice to see Val and Cheryl lose a few lbs a week though.

by Anonymousreply 21217 hours ago

Y’all are taking it too seriously. I had a lot of laughs last night. Tyra is funny. This is supposed to be entertainment, and I was entertained. But I like how she clearly researches the contestants and helps us to get to know them. That’s a big part of the show.

I see people blaming her for the timing and rushing judges, but that happened in past seasons too. It’s the format of the show. They’re jamming too much into 2 hours after they got rid the second elimination episode.

by Anonymousreply 21316 hours ago

"This is supposed to be entertainment, and I was entertained."

Wow, doesn't take much, does it?

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