Stand-up comic, actor and producer Drew Carey danced a Jive, on tonight’s season 18 episode 2 of Dancing with the Stars. The show kicks off with a show-stopping opening number choreographed by Mandy Moore featuring the entire cast followed by an announcement that is not to be missed! We posted a nifty bio of Drew so you can get more familiar with him. If you missed tonight’s show you can read a full and detailed recap, right here.
On tonight’s show each couple will perform a dance style of the celebrities choosing including Swing, Tango, Jive, Salsa, Samba, Rumba and the Cha Cha. The couples face the first nerve-racking round of elimination. Additionally, “The Switch Up” begins and voting guidelines will be revealed live. For the first time ever, America will be given the power to vote and change celebrity and professional dance pairings.
On last episode Drew performed a Foxtrot and Len loved it saying, “That was very watchable, I enjoyed it from the first moment.”
Drew Carey and professional dancer Cheryl Burke: dancing a Foxtrot. Drew has been getting ready for his dance tonight. He tweeted, “At dress rehearsal for #DWTS. Everyone is KILLING it! See you at 8 pm!”
JUDGES COMMENTS: Len: ”Well first Drew congratulations getting through to next week. There was a lot of jive content. It was so much fun to watch. Well done!” Bruno: ”The consummate stage animal you get the crowd going. You are so in tune what the crowd wants. I am telling you that was a good jive, a few mistakes but good job.” Carrie Ann: ”I would not have pegged you as a jive man. I think you did excellent it could have been higher scored if not for a few mistakes. You will be surprised at your scores.”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 7 Len: 7 Bruno: 7 TOTAL: 21/30 - Vote for Drew Carey and professional dancer Cheryl Burke at Voting #: 1-800-868-3409.
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