Joseph Baena and his “Dancing With the Stars” skilled dancer accomplice, Daniella Karagach, had been despatched house from the competitors after Prom Night on Tuesday, October 18, 2022.
The bodybuilder was visibly shaken and emotional after his elimination, however he took the time to thank his mom and everybody who voted for him whereas on the show.
Baena later mentioned the elimination felt just like the “worst breakup” of his life, although he’s grateful for having spent the time within the competitors. Fans had been upset on behalf of Baena, with some going so far as to name components of the show “rigged.”
Baena Says He Was ‘Shocked’ to be Eliminated & Will Return for the Finale
Baena spoke with People after the elimination, which occurred simply someday after choose Carrie Ann Inaba known as his rumba the “greatest” she’d ever seen from a male celeb on the show. He and Karagach additionally obtained their highest scores of the competitors between the 2 nights.
“It’s exhausting to not be shocked whenever you actually put your coronary heart out on the ballroom ground,” Baena instructed the outlet. “I had my greatest scores final night time. I had my second-best scores tonight and it was like, these had been my two favourite dances, my greatest dances thus far, or, nicely, they had been my greatest dances.”
Baena instructed TV Insider that it was “a shock to be within the backside two.”
He shared with the outlet that each he and Karagach will likely be returning to the show for the finale.
Karagach, for her half, instructed TV Insider that the competitors is fierce this 12 months.
“I really feel like everyone seems to be working so exhausting. Every season there are a bunch of people that have dance expertise and coaching. People who’ve that this season are extraordinary. The expertise is ridiculous,” she instructed the outlet. “I don’t know who’s going to win and even make the finals.”
The companions obtained quite a lot of love after the “Dancing With the Stars” official Instagram shared their elimination. Many individuals took to the feedback to say Baena and Karagach ought to by no means have been within the backside two, not to mention despatched house.
Baena took to TikTok after being eradicated to share that being voted off felt just like the “worst breakup” he is ever skilled.
“Why does getting eradicated from DWTS really feel just like the worst breakup of my life,”he wrote within the video. The caption for the video reads, “I miss you already @daniellakaragach.”
Karagach Shared a Touching Post in Honor of Baena & Season 31
Karagach took to Instagram to share her love for Baena.
“It has been my absolute pleasure to show this sort hearted, proficient and real man right into a ballroom dancer,” Karagach wrote. “@joebaena as I’ve mentioned from the beginning, you might be one of many purest souls I’ve met in a very long time. Our journey wasn’t at all times simple however we discovered our path and made it our personal. Im extraordinarily happy with you and the dancer you have reworked into.”
She added that she’s “excited” for the place Baena goes subsequent in his profession.
“You’ve acquired a pal in me for all times. Keep shining dude, the long run is yours. I really like you,” the skilled dancer concluded.
This is the one time Karagach has been voted off “Dancing With the Stars.” In her first season, she made it by means of to the finale with Nelly, although they didn’t win. In her second season, season 30, she was partnered with Iman Shumpert and received the Mirrorball trophy.
“Dancing With the Stars” airs on Mondays at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT dwell on Disney+.