Here’s a nice little video from E! Online….kinda odd thing is Alek drifting by in the background on a hover board. No idea what’s going on there. Be sure to visit E! Online to read the article as well. I’ve put a small excerpt below, which seems like something we’ve seen before. Continue reading →
Everything you wanted to know about Week 6, courtesy of Derek and TV Guide. Why they didn’t get penalized for the lift, etc. Great Blog as usual, Derek!! Click the link to read the whole thing.
I texted Jennifer immediately afterward and she was like, “Love it! That was great!” Kenny Ortega also texted me and was super pumped about it. I’m glad they both loved it. We really tried to honor the original dance as much as we could. I know some of you were worried that we would be docked for a lift in the rumba since that’s not allowed, but we all had a lot of leeway in our choreography because it was about paying tribute to these iconic dances. We did some rumba in the beginning, but the dance was by no means a rumba! We were all told the rules were going to be loose so we didn’t have to be concerned about that. Now you may be wondering why they didn’t just give us a mambo since that’s the dance in the movie, but I’m kinda glad they gave us the rumba. We got it over with!
This week, we have the Argentine tango. We’re dancing to “Cry Little Sister.” With Bindi, we’ve seen the sweet side of her obviously. This is gonna be the fierce, sexy, strong side of her. I’m excited for everyone to see that. She totally gets into character and I think it’s gonna be good.