Singer and actor James Maslow danced a Contemporary dance, on tonight’s season 18 episode 5 of Dancing with the Stars with Peta Murgatroyd for the Disney themed evening. We posted a nifty bio of Meryl Davis 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 James performed a Tango and Len loved it saying, “This was burning hot! You came in with great attack. I found it a tad manic. Hot and fiery well done!” They scored Cody 35/40.
James Maslow and professional dancer Peta Murgatroyd: dancing a Contemporary dance. James has been getting ready for his dance tonight.
Judges comments: Bruno: “That was a contemporary blockbuster and not just because of the song. You dance with such sincerity. So close to the spirit of the song.” Carrie Ann: “You know, what I see here was pure artistry. I did not expect this from you.” Len: “That would melt the coldest heart, even mine. Thats fantastic!” Donny: “Such amazing choreography, that was beautiful. James I was mesmerized by the athleticism. I was blow away by the performance.”
SCORES: Carrie Ann: 10 Len: 10 Donny: 10 Bruno: 10 TOTAL: 40/40 – Vote for James Maslow and professional dancer Peta Murgatroyd at Voting #: 1*800*868*3402.
Watch the video below and let us know what you think? Do you think James Maslow did enough to avoid elimination next week? Sound out in the comments and let us know your thoughts?