Wonder Years actress and author Danica McKellar danced a Quickstep, on tonight’s season 18 episode 5 of Dancing with the Stars with Val Chmerkovskiy for the Disney themed evening. We posted a nifty bio of Danica so you can get more familiar with her. Season 9 Champion Donny Osmond guest judged alongside Len Goodman, Bruno Tonioli and Carrie Ann Inaba. If you missed tonight’s show you can read a full and detailed recap, right here.
The show began with a spectacular opening number featuring the entire cast followed by each couple performing to songs from Disney films including “The Lion King,” “Aladdin,” “The Little Mermaid” and “Frozen.” The evening also showcase fun elements of Disney animation.
On last episode Danica performed a Jive dance and Bruno loved it saying, “First I have to congratulate you. It was cute and lovely. It was good. Great performance.” They scored Meryl 32/40.
Danica McKellar and professional dancer Val Chmerkovskiy: dancing a Samba. Danica has been getting ready for her dance tonight. She tweeted, “Had so much fun on Fallon
last night, jumped on a plane, and now I’m ready to work on Quickstep w Val”
Judges comments: Bruno: “Baby, you tamed the beast. That really was a delicious feast for the eyes. Your improvement is incredible.” Carrie Ann: “That was so good, I feel like your Mom. You were gorgeous. The line was fantastic. Beautiful hold.” Len: “Everything Carrie Ann said but you lost body contact a bit. You are a fantastic dancer.” Donny: “I was hoping I would like it. You knocked it out of the park. I loved it.”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 10 Len: 9 Donny: 10 Bruno: 10 TOTAL: 39/40 – Vote for Danica McKellar and professional dancer Val Chmerkovskiy at Voting #: 1*800*868*3403
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