Jesse Metcalfe was eliminated Monday from season 29 of Dancing With The Stars after performing a tango with pro partner Sharna Burgess during '80s Night. The 41-year-old actor and Sharna, 35, earned 19 points out of a possible 30 for their performance to Everybody Wants To Rule The World by Tears For Fears. The Desperate Housewives star while being informed by Sharna of their '80s Night assignment said he grew up during the period and that Judd Nelson, 60, of The Breakfast Club fame was his hero. Eighties night: Jesse Metcalfe was eliminated Monday from season 29 of Dancing With The Stars after performing a tango with pro partner Sharna Burgess during '80s Night Jesse said he identified with Judd's role of outsider John Bender in The Breakfast Club and admitted that he wasn't popular growing up. He performed in a white suit and matching shoes while Sharna sparkled in a purple dress as Pat Nagel-style images flashed behind them during their tango. … [Read more...] about Dancing With The Stars: Jesse Metcalfe gets eliminated after tango with Sharna Burgess on ’80s Night
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PHILLIP Schofield was left red-faced after a shadow blunder made it look like he'd "wet himself" in a behind-the-scenes Dancing On Ice snap. The 58-year-old star shared the hilarious image to his Instagram Story after tonight's live show - and thankfully was able to see the funny side. The snap was taken by his stylist David O'Brien - and the combination of the studio lighting and David's positioning projected his shadow onto Phil's crotch, giving the illusion of a very unfortunate stain. The TV presenter is smiling blissfully unaware in the pic, but was horrified when he looked back through his camera roll. He captioned the post: "When glam shots go wrong!! "@DavidOBrien75 didn't realise his shadow made me look like I'd pee'd me troos!!"Phil also added a string of crying with laughter emojis to show his amusement. It was a busy night backstage at Dancing On Ice this evening, with Phil's co-host Holly Willoughby also taking to social media to share some sneak peek snaps. However, … [Read more...] about Dancing On Ice’s Phillip Schofield red-faced as shadow blunder makes it look like he has ‘wet himself’ in backstage snap
O n 17 January, a masked assailant threw sulphuric acid into the face of the artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet, Sergei Filin – an attack so violent it made news around the world . The case continues to grip, surrounded by rumours and counter-rumours. Last week, Bolshoi dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko apparently confessed to instigating the attack, via an accomplice; both were charged. This week, his Bolshoi colleagues have written an open letter to Vladimir Putin arguing that Dmitrichenko was pressured into the confession, and demanding an independent investigation. Why was Filin targeted so savagely? Some have pointed to the Bolshoi's long history of artistic conflicts – some dancers and choreographers eager to embrace modern influences, others loyal to the old Soviet-era Bolshoi. Filin was a reforming figure; before him, director Alexei Ratmansky and his potential successor Gennady Yanin were subject to campaigns of threat and vilification . In 2011, nearly 200 explicit … [Read more...] about Russia’s ballet wars: dancers in the dock
DANCING on Ice is back tonight on the small screen tonight with a host of household names. Those famous faces get handsomely rewarded for their time and we have the inside scoop on who gets what. What do the contestants and professional dancers get paid? As with the show's judges, exact salaries are not known although The Sun exclusively revealed last year TV executives had secured a bumper budget to secure top stars . Salaries for those who take part in the show are reportedly between £20,000 and £100,000. In the past though some who have taken part have claimed the pay wasn't great. Former contestant Cheryl Baker previously said: "The money is not great in my opinion. "I’ve been training six days a week since October. If you make it to the final it is a six-month project, so the money isn’t much in comparison. "In this industry, you can go months at a time without a job though. You can’t turn the work down. Most read in Reality … [Read more...] about How much are the Dancing on Ice contestants, judges and professionals paid?
AJ and Curtis Pritchard are set to be joining Hollyoaks in the spring for their first TV acting role. The brothers, who have already appeared in hit shows such as I'm A Celebrity and Love Island, are said to be playing twins who help open a dance school on the soap. AJ, 26, and Curtis, 24, will arrive in the village, as dance teacher Trish, played by Denise Welch, hosts the grand opening of her brand-new dance school. Ready for a new challenge? AJ, 26,and Curtis Pritchard, 24, are set to join Hollyoaks as TWIN brothers who help open a dance school for their first TV acting role Welcome! Hollyoaks are yet to reveal more about the characters AJ and Curtis will play Hollyoaks are yet to reveal more about the characters AJ and Curtis will play, but AJ has been spotted on set filming his first scenes and giving fans an exclusive look behind-the-scenes; including a first-look at his costume and a picture with co-star Denise Welch, 62. RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next … [Read more...] about AJ and Curtis Pritchard are set to join Hollyoaks as TWIN brothers who help open a dance school for their first TV acting role