A “Dancing with the Stars” alum revealed that she could be up for a second likelihood on the mirrorball trophy.
When Audrina Patridge competed on the 11th season of DWTS with professional associate Tony Dovolani, she was eradicated on the height of her recreation. The former “The Hills” alum was the sixth star eradicated within the season that noticed actress Jennifer Grey, Kyle Massey, and Bristol Palin within the finals. Grey ended up profitable the mirrorball trophy that season.
On the evening she was eradicated, Patridge and her associate have been tied with Rick Fox and Cheryl Burke for second place within the competitors after a high-scoring pair of dances, based on People. The elimination got here as a blindside.
Patridge instructed “Good Morning America” that she was “baffled’ to be voted off DWTS after the judges praised her dances that very same evening.
“I nonetheless do not perceive. I’m actually unhappy to be off the show,” she revealed.
Audrina Patridge Admitted That She’d Love to Have Second Chance on DWTS
In its 30 seasons, DWTS has solely had one all-star season, and Dovolani truly received it with second-time contestant Melissa Rycroft. In a July 2022 interview, Patridge stated she would not rule out a second likelihood on the mirrorball trophy.
Patridge instructed the “Behind the Velvet Rope with David Yontef” podcast that she “beloved” being a contestant on DWTS.
“It was difficult and I like a superb problem,” she stated. “It was very strenuous and it was, , we danced six days per week and I used to be within the studio generally for eight hours a day. So that was my life. I lived and breathed dancing. …Physically, like in the direction of the tip, I used to be dancing on a sprained ankle that I needed to wrap and numbing, like numbing wrap to have the ability to like put stress on it. So that was onerous, however I’d do it once more.”
When Yontef requested if she would be part of the show once more, Patridge replied, “Yeah. I believe I’d. It could be just a little onerous as a result of I haven’t got a variety of assist with my daughter and I must determine that out, however I’d return!”
Patridge additionally revealed who she thinks ought to have been despatched residence earlier than her.
“I believe I used to be within the high 5 after which I bought voted off,” she added. “But I had all nines and bought voted off. And Tony Dovolani, who was my associate on the time, was so mad as a result of, , we felt like we should always’ve stayed on and Bristol ought to have gotten voted off. But it’s what it’s.”
Shortly after their elimination, Dovolani instructed “Good Morning America” that Patridge “introduced the depth” wanted to be a mirrorball champ.
“She actually carried out nicely for me,” he stated. “I actually thought we had a very good shot to be there within the finals. We invested a lot emotion and labored so onerous to get to this spot.”
Patridge Was Dealing With Behind-the-Scenes Stress While Competing on DWTS
While she placed on a contented face throughout DWTS, behind the scenes, Patridge was coping with stress from her then-boyfriend, Corey Bohan.
In her 2022 memoir, “Choices: To the Hills and Back Again,” Patridge revealed that in her time on DWTS, her boyfriend was extraordinarily jealous of her shut relationship with Dovolani and accused them of getting an affair, even though the professional dancer was fortunately married with three youngsters.
“Every single day, he would make impolite, nasty feedback about Tony and what he was so positive was occurring,” Patridge wrote. “Corey accused me of creating the dances too attractive and inappropriate, as if I had management over the steps of the tango.”
“Tony is a fortunately married man with three stunning youngsters,” she reiterated. “He’s an actual household man — interval, full cease. There wasn’t even a touch of something inappropriate!”
Patridge ended up marrying Bohan, however in 2018, she filed for divorce after lower than a 12 months of marriage, based on Page Six.