Dancing With the Stars Finale Recap 11/22/21: Season 30 Episode 11 “Winner Announced”

Dancing With the Stars Finale Recap 11/22/21: Season 30 Episode 11 "Winner Announced"

Tonight on ABC the glitz and the glimmer finally return to the ballroom as Dancing With The Stars when season 30 episode 11 of DWTS airs! We have your all-new Tuesday, November 22, 2021, season 30 episode 11 Dancing With The Stars recap below! On tonight’s DWTS Season 30 episode 11 “Finale – Winner Announced,” as per the ABC synopsis, “All 15 of the show’s season 30 celebrities will return to the ballroom to dance an opening number all together, performing to the hit song “Dynamite” by BTS.

For their first-round dances, the finalist couples will each combine two styles of dance into one routine for a Fusion Dance. For the second and final round, the couples will perform the most anticipated dance of the season—the fan-favorite Freestyle.”

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Tonight’s DWTS finale episode begins with Tyra Banks welcoming us to the final of DWTS season 30. Melanie C. and Jimmy Allen are back to sing tonight and the four finalists will compete for the very last time to win the mirror ball trophy. And, Derek is in quarantine for a break through case of COVID. Therefore, joining the judges is Derek’s sister, Julianne Hough.

Talk show co-host of “The Talk” Amanda Kloots and pro Alan Bersten will perform a will perform a Viennese Waltz and Paso Doble fusion dance to “Never Tear Us Apart” by Bishop Briggs

Judges Comments: Julianne: “Amanda, I have been following you not just on DWTS, but who you are and this journey for you has been so beautiful. And, what a way to open up the finale. You have been consistent, showing the dynamic of fusion, you found the balance perfectly.” Bruno: “This was a dangerous combination but you succeeded beautifully. The chemistry was sizzling, the passion was scalding, beauty, talent and brains, you’ve got it all.” Carrie Ann: “I always know we are going to get quality with you, I am so proud of you, you danced this from the bottom of your heart.” Len: “As a dancer you are like a total eclipse of the sun, it doesn’t show up often, but when it does, spectacular.”

Judges Scores: Carrie Ann 9, Len 10, Julianne 9, Bruno 10 = 38/40

Celebrity fitness guru Cody Rigsby and pro Cheryl Burke will perform a will perform a Paso Doble and Cha Cha fusion dance to “Free Your Mind” by En Vogue

Judges Comments: Carrie Ann: “You have truly come so far, I don’t think you knew what you were getting into but you have proven yourself. You were strong, your posture, your form, very well done. Excellent.” Len: “It was full of vim, vigor and vitatlity. I loved the mix of the two dances. Overall, you are brialliant.” Julianne: “You worked on your feet from last week, great.”

Judges Scores: Carrie Ann 9, Len 9, Julianne 9, Bruno 9 = 36/40

Popstar and dancer JoJo Siwa and pro Jenna Johnson will perform a Tango and Cha Cha fusion dance to “I Love It” by Icona Pop feat. Charli XCX

Judges Comments: Carrie Ann: “What I see is a woman transformed, you have become an adult right before our eyes, taking control, leading the dance. I am so proud of you, you shine so brightly.” Len: “You just proved it doesn’t matter if it is two girls, two guys, a man and a woman; if the dancing is great, the magic happens.” Julianne: “You can never be one thing because you are all things.” Bruno: “You are freaking awesome, that was nuclear fusion. Perfection.”

Judges Scores: Carrie Ann 10, Len 10, Carrie Ann 10, Bruno 10 = 40/40

NBA basketball star Iman Shumpert (“We Got Love Teyana and Iman”) and pro Daniella Karagach will perform a Cha Cha and Foxtrot fusion dance to “September” by Earth, Wind & Fire

Judges Comments: Len: “Underdogs bite back and that is what you did tonight. You dance cool, no confusion in the fusion, it was right on, well done.” Julianne: “This show is about learning how to learn new dances, but it is really about taking all that and putting it into who you are and you did that.” Bruno: “The eagle has risen to new heights, I can’t believe what you achieved the transformation is complete. King of the ballroom.” Carrie Ann: “You have shown that you are special, you have evolved, it is hard to watch you and explain what we see. When you dance I feel joy and happy to be alive, well done.”

Judges Scores: Carrie Ann 10, Len 10, Julianne 10, Bruno 10 = 40/40

Celebrity fitness guru Cody Rigsby and pro Cheryl Burke perform a freestyle dance to a medley of “Beethoven’s Fifth” and “Nails, Hair, Hips, Heels (Just Dance Version)” by Todrick Hall

Judges Comments: Julianne: “You give everyone permission to be their fully expressed self. Your true self is shining through, I feel alive.” Bruno: “I love it, loud, proud and absolutely fabulous.” Carrie Ann: “That was the most flamboyant freestyle we have ever had or seen, it was fantastic. We’ve seen moved that this ballroom has never seen or never will again.” Len: “It was wild, it was wacky and it was wonderful.”

Judges Scores: Carrie Ann 10, Len 10, Julianne 10, Bruno 10 = 40/40

Talk show co-host of “The Talk” Amanda Kloots and pro Alan Bersten perform a freestyle dance to “A Sky Full of Stars” by Coldplay

Judges Comments: Bruno: “The last ten weeks we have seen a star reborn in front of our eyes. Keep that light alive, you have it and you are shining better than ever.” Carrie Ann: “When I watch you dance, you are hope and resilience personified. That dance was you, I want to thank you for the journey you have taken.” Len: “I love so love your beautiful lyrical dancing, it has been wonderful.” Julianne: “The magic is when we want to dance with you, I cannot see what is going to happen with you.”

Judges Scores: Carrie Ann 10, Len 10, Julianne 10, Bruno 10 = 40/40

Popstar and dancer JoJo Siwa and pro Jenna Johnson perform a freestyle dance to “Born This Way” by Lady Gaga

Judges Comments: Carrie Ann: “That was beyond amazing, what the heck. You are an incredible role model. That message, that presence, that delivery, wow.” Len: “I loved the elements of Samba, Cha Cha Cha, Salsa all mixed in with great dancing. Eleven weeks and you have been a stand out couple.” Julianne: “You are in the category of making change, and I am floored by you.” Bruno: “I wish you were around when I was a kid it would have made it so much better for all of us.”

Judges Scores: Carrie Ann 10, Len 10, Julianne 10, Bruno 10 = 40/40

NBA basketball star Iman Shumpert (“We Got Love Teyana and Iman”) and pro Daniella Karagach perform a freestyle dance to a medley of “Lose Control” by Missy Elliot feat. Ciara & Fat Man Scoop and “Bounce” by DJ Clent

Judges Comments: Len: “This season has been a fantastic book, you never know what is going to happen. The last page is minutes away.” Bruno: “I love that Chicago footwork, you brought the house down.” Juliianne: “I will go on record right now that was my favorite freestyle I have seen in thirty seasons.” Carrie Ann: “That was sick it was so good. You are so special, you showcased your partner and let her shine, well done.”

Judges Scores: Carrie Ann 10, Len 10, Julianne 10, Bruno 10 = 40/40

RESULTS

Time for some results, the couple in fourth place is Amanda and Alan. The couple in third place is Kody and Cheryl. The couple in second place is Jojo and Jenna.

THE WINNER IS Iman and Daniella

THE END!

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