It’s a whole new era of Dancing with the stars.
After 30 seasons on ABC, the celebrity dance competition has moved to Disney+ for its season 31 premiere — and it didn’t disappoint.
Tyra And a new co-host Alfonso Ribeiro They are joined by a team of returning judges Lynn GoodmanAnd the Derek HoughAnd the Carrie Ann Inaba And the Bruno Tonioli for the big premiere party, which prompted a group of 16 new contestants to dance to the song “Make Them Come.”
First, the good news. TikTok star Charlie D’Amelio She cleared the dance floor with the competition, earning a whopping 32 points for her cha cha Megan Thee StallionSavage with a partner Mark Palace.
in second place, Wayne Brady and partner Whitney Carson They got 28 points for their impressive Cha Cha routine Carl Carlton“She’s a bad mom gamma (she’s built, she’s stacked).”
The most emotional moments of the evening have been saved Selma Blair and her partner Sasha FarberWho danced the Viennese Waltz David Cook “The Time of My Life”. Salma, who competed after being diagnosed with MS in 2018, brought many of her dance floor attendees to tears, including judge Carrie Ann and her fellow contestant. Jordin Sparks.
Salma burst into tears as she received the grades, saying, “I’m so grateful, I’m so grateful.” She and Sasha found themselves in a tie for third place drag race star Shangela and her partner Gleb SavchenkoBoth teams scored 27 points.
When it’s time for the first elimination of the season, Jersey Shore star Vinnie Guadagnino and partner Coco Iwasaki He had the lowest jury score with 16 points, but was saved by a fan vote.