There’s a brand new dancing competitors collection coming to TV within the 2021-2022 season — and it has a number of connections to “Dancing With the Stars.”
“The Real Dirty Dancing” is a brand new dancing competitors particular occasion set to premiere later this yr on FOX, stories US Weekly, and one of many cast members is a “Dancing With the Stars” finalist. Here’s what we all know thus far.
Stephen ‘tWitch’ Boss Is Hosting and Corbin Bleu Is In The Cast
According to US Weekly, “The Real Dirty Dancing” host is Stephen “tWitch” Boss,” who’s an alum of “So You Think You Can Dance” and likewise married to former “Dancing With the Stars” professional dancer Allison Holker. Boss and Holker met on “So You Think You Can Dance” season seven and have three kids (two collectively and one from Holker’s earlier relationship).
Furthermore, the cast of “The Real Dirty Dancing” contains “Dancing With the Stars” season 17 finalist Corbin Bleu. He and his associate Karina Smirnoff completed in 2nd place behind Amber Riley and Derek Hough.
The cast additionally contains Brie Bella, who’s the dual sister of “Dancing With the Stars” season 25 contestant Nikki Bella — and Nikki is engaged to “Dancing With the Stars” professional dancer Artem Chigvintsev; they share a son, Matteo.
Other cast members embrace Backstreet Boys’ member Howie Dorough and “Bachelorette” alum Tyler Cameron, who was a contestant for Hannah Brown’s season of “The Bachelorette”; Brown would go on to win “Dancing With the Stars” season 28.
‘The Real Dirty Dancing’ Will Film At the Real Kellerman’s Lodge
US Weekly stories that this “one-of-a-kind dance competitors” will movie at the true location used as Kellerman’s Lodge within the 1987 movie “Dirty Dancing” — which coincidentally starred “Dancing With the Stars” season 11 winner Jennifer Grey.
According to a 2019 “Good Morning America” article, Kellerman’s is definitely referred to as Mountain Lake Lodge and it’s positioned in southwest Virginia. It had fallen right into a state of disrepair till new administration did a five-year renovation on the property that introduced it again to its glory. The resort, which sits on 2600 acres, hosts a number of “Dirty Dancing”-themed weekends every year. The “Dirty Dancing” dates for 2021 have handed, however in 2022, the resort is internet hosting 5 “Dirty Dancing” weekends between the tip of April and the tip of September. Those themed weekends embrace group dance classes and a dressing up contest.
According to US Weekly, on “The Real Dirty Dancing” show, the contestants will “study iconic dance routines” and “re-create basic scenes” from the film. At the tip of the competitors, one man and one lady might be topped the winners.
It must be enjoyable. Most of the introduced cast members have dance expertise, which we might think about you would want to efficiently compete on a show like this.
“The Real Dirty Dancing” doesn’t but have a premiere date, however it should premiere on FOX through the 2021-2022 tv season.
“Dancing With the Stars” season 30 airs Mondays at 8 p.m. Eastern and Pacific instances on ABC. So far Martin Kove and Britt Stewart, and Christine Chiu and Pasha Pashkov have been eradicated from season 30.