Dancing with the Stars Eliminates First All-Star Couple

pamela anderson, dancing with the starsAfter a dreadfully long two hour Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars results show, we finally learned that Pamela Anderson and partner Tristan MacManus were the first all-star couple to be sent packing. Not that we didn’t expect it, given her bottom score and sleepy performance. The first week of Dancing with the Stars typically weeds out the worst of the pack. In a cast full of former champs and runners up, Pamela was the only one who could not claim either of those honors. The only reason then, to have her in the cast at all had to be token train wreck casting.

In a bit of a shocker, we found out that Drew Lachey and partner Anna Trebunskaya were in the bottom two. This was shocking because Drew never once made the bottom two during Dancing with the Stars Season 2 when he won the MirrorBall. And last night, he was safely tied at 5th place with Helio Castroneves and Kelly Monaco. What this tells us is he lacking a strong fan base. Will he be able to turn that around in time for next week? Bristol Palin was also placed in jeopardy, but it was not revealed if she was truly “bottom three”. Apparently the Tea Party is alive and well and voting, as is partner Mark Ballas’ fan base. She didn’t suck, but she wasn’t as good as Drew. Just being honest.

In an extremely awkward and almost cruel ‘mishap’ so characteristic of Dancing with the Stars, Sabrina Bryan and Lous VanAmstel were made to think they were safe before they actually were. While they were awaiting their fate on stage with two other couples, Tom Bergeron announced: “Emmitt and Cheryl and Gilles and Peta……(long pause)….you’re ALL safe” at which point Sabrina and Louis assumed that included them, so they jumped up and down with relief. Until Tom clarified “the ones I named are safe”. Awkward dead silence set in and another long pause, until Brooke Burke Charvet announced that the couple was indeed safe. In the chaos, Gilles yelled something toward Tom and Brooke (or the producers?) but was bleeped. Cursing them out no doubt! Good thing Tom already won his Emmy.

Update: I decided to Tweet Tom about this, and busted his chops a little. His reply cleared up the confusion:

 Tom Bergeron@Tom_Bergeron

@LadyJmeow Turns out they couldn’t hear me UNTIL I said, “all safe.” They didn’t know I’d only mentioned two couples’ names. #LiveTVfun

Good to know. Now Tom can keep his Emmy.  Week 2 of Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars kicks off Monday, October 1 at 8 p.m. (ET) on ABC.

Add Comment

David Harbour as Magnum P.I. is All We Hoped for and More
Siren Season 2
Meet The Cast of Siren Season 2
In the Dark
Meet The Cast of The CW’s In The Dark
Reef Break
Meet The Cast of ABC’s “Reef Break”
Mira Sorvino
The Five Best Mira Sorvino Movies of Her Career
Robert Downey Jr. Will Make $75 Million from Avengers: Endgame
Minari Movie
What We Know about Immigration Drama Minari So Far
Do We Really Need more Blair Witch Projects?
Keke Palmer
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Keke Palmer
Trying to Predict What Will Happen to R. Kelly After Recent Arrest
Keona Green
10 Things You Didn’t Know About Keonna Green
Barbie Doll
Five Actresses Who Should Play Barbie in a Movie
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Ironheart
Marvel vs. DC
Study Shows That DC is More Popular Than Marvel
Stan Lee Book ‘A Trick of the Light’ Coming Soon
10 Things You Never Knew about Hellcat
The Quintessential Quintuplets
Why You Should be Watching The Quintessential Quintuplets
Neon Genesis Evangelion
Why You Should be Watching Neon Genesis Evangelion
Kashin Koji
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Kashin Koji
Mina Ashido
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Mina Ashido
Sega Genesis Mini
We Cannot Wait to Play on the Sega Genesis Mini
LEGO Star Wars Skywalker Saga
LEGO’s The Skywalker Saga Video Game Looks Amazing
Cyberpunk 2077
Why Cyberpunk 2077 Could be a Game Changer
E3 2019
The Best and Worst of E3 2019