DWTS 13, Week 8: Nancy Grace leaves the dance floor
After posting the lowest score Monday night on “Dancing with the Stars,” TV host and former prosecutor Nancy Grace was eliminated from “Dancing with the Stars.” Grace, who danced with new DWTS cast member Tristan MacManus, and lost weight doing it.
Grace was the oldest contestant at 52 during season 13. Donny Osmond with professional dancer Kym Johnson won season 9 of DWTS when he was 51. Jennifer Grey with professional dancer Derek Hough was 50 when she won season 11 of DWTS. Earlier this year, Kirstie Alley at 60 was the oldest contestant to make the finals last season.
This season, Kym Johnson and her partner David Arquette, won’t be making the semi-finals, but Derek Hough will. Johnson and her celebrity partner Hines Ward won season 12 (last season).
Of the three new professional dancers, MacManus was the one who lasted the longest. Petra Murgatroyd and her celebrity partner LA Laker Ron Artest (Mega World Peace) were the first couple eliminated. Maksim Chmerkovskiy’s brother, Valentin and his celebrity partner model and actress Elisabetta Canalis were the second couple eliminated. MacManus’ Irish accent made his pronunciation of third sound like turd to American ears.
- J.R. Martinez & Karina Smirnoff
- Robert Kardashian & Cheryl Burke
- Ricki Lake & Derek Hough
- Hope Solo & Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Posted on November 9, 2011, in Nancy Grace and tagged Dancing with the Stars, Dancing with the Stars 2011, Dancing with the Stars results, DWTS, DWTS 13, DWTS 2011, Nancy Grace, Reality TV. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.