Wilkinson’s score was one point above the lowest doled out this week on the ballroom dancing show.
Reality television star Kendra Wilkinson had been steadily improving over the past seven weeks of ‘Dancing with the Stars’ competition, but her tango Monday night was not enough to save her from elimination.” “I’ve lasted seven weeks longer than I ever thought I would last,” said Wilkinson of her departure from the show.
Judge Len Goodman described Wilkinson as a late blossoming flower, whose prowess in the competition grew over time in spite of her troubles at the start. Next week, viewers will enjoy performances by soulful singer Adele and pop-powerhouse Michael Bolton.”
Disney star Chelsea Kane was also among those in jeapordy of being sent home from the ballroom dancing show, in spite of the high scores she received for her paso doble with partner Mark Ballas.
Actress Kirstie Alley and rapper Romeo both received scores lower than Wilkinson, yet walked away from the results show “safe. Wilkinson’s partner Louis Van Amstel said he was “so proud” of her effort.
Last night’s show also featured performances from rapper Nikki Minaj and Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter James Blunt. “Now I’m going back to being a Mom.
Team Chelsea: 30 out of 40 (Members include Chelsea Kane, Ralph Macchio and Romeo)
Team Hines: 30 out of 40 (Members include Hines Ward, Kendra Wilkinson, Kirstie Alley)