Dancing With The Stars

TV Hunks Heat up 64th Annual Primetime Emmys

Mad Men’s Jon Hamm was among the TV hunks who helped heat up the red carpet  and winners area at the 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 23 in Los Angeles, California. See more red carpet Emmy photos after the jump! READ MORE

Kelly Monaco Lands Val Chmerkovskiy as Dancing With Stars: All Stars Partner

We finally know which dance partner General Hospital'Kelly Monaco will compete with on Dancing with the Stars: All Stars. The first season winner will strut with Val Chmerkovskiy, who will be competing for the third time. See the full list of Dancing with the Stars: All Stars teams after the jump! READ MORE

PC #54: Snow White and the Hunchin'

On today’s Pop Confidential podcast Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe and Regan Cellura dive into the latest pop culture news, headlines and TV series storylines.

The Batman: Dark Knight Rises tragedy at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado rocked the country. The PC gang weighs in on the tragic event.  Kristen Stewart was photographed cheating on Robert Pattinson and issued a head scratching statement. Are their relationship problems getting more coverage than deserved? The 2012 Summer Olympics kicked off with a cameo by James Bond star Daniel Craig.

TV lost an icon with the passing of Sherman Hemsley and the PC crew shares their favorite memories from The Jeffersons and Amen.  The team discusses the latest twists on TNT’s delicious Dallas. Political Animals reminds Luke of a political version of Brothers & Sisters.  Does True Blood need to refocus because it has too much going on? Dancing with the Stars announces the returning cast list for Dancing with the All-Stars.  The original Teen Mom is ending its run.

The Jackson family is acting out and Jillian says it’s a sad day when La Toya Jackson is providing the voice of reason. Is there a plot by Jackson siblings to get their hands on Michael Jackson’s money? Katherine Jackson went missing. Allegedly, Janet slapped Paris and Paris slapped Janet right back.  Did Janet go along to protect her own fortune from her brothers? A judge awarded Tito’s son TJ temporary custody of Michael Jackson’s three children.

All this and much more on today’s Pop Confidential podcast!


General Hospital Stars and Soap Grads Party at 2012 Disney/ABC Summer TCA Party


Nancy Lee Grahn and Anthony Geary were among the General Hospital stars who celebrated at the 2012 Disney/ABC Summer TCA Party at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 27. Their costar Kelly Monaco, who will be competing in the upcoming season of Dancing with the All-Stars against Pamela Anderson and Drew Lachey, also attended. 

Former soap stars Jonathan Jackson and Hayden Panettiere, who star in ABC’s country drama Nashville also joined in the festivities.  See more photos of current and former soap stars at the 2012 Disney/ABC Summer TCA Party after the jump!


Beach Bunnies Kelly Monaco and Cheryl Burke Get Some Sun at Dancing with the Stars Beach Day

General Hospital star and Dancing with the Stars Season One winner Kelly Monaco and Cheryl Burke enjoyed the sun and some waves at the Dancing with the Stars Beach Day on July 28. Burke partnered with Drew Lachey to win in Season Two. The All-Star pairings will be announced on August 13, telling us if the winning duo will reunite on the upcoming Dancing With the All-Stars. See more photos of Monaco and Burke on the beach after the jump! READ MORE

It's Official: General Hospital’s Kelly Monaco Among Dancing With the Stars: All-Stars Cast!

ABC has announced the Dancing With the Stars: All-Stars cast and General Hospital's Kelly Monaco did in fact make the cut! Twelve stars are putting their dancing shoes back on, while three others compete for a 13th wildcard spot.

I’m happy to see Monaco representing daytime. General Hospital can definitely use the publicity! I’m also ecstatic about Kirstie Alley, but I would have paid good money to see Cloris Leachman return. See the full cast list after the jump and watch the Dancing With the Stars: All Stars promo!