Laurie Hernandez & Val Chmerkovskiy Deliver An Epic Cha Cha For DWTS Premiere

Laurie Hernandez & Val Chmerkovskiy Deliver An Epic Cha Cha For DWTS Premiere

Laurie Hernandez and Val Chmerkovskiy proved they were the ones to beat on the Dancing with the Stars premiere on Monday (September 12) from Los Angeles.

The duo — named Team Valaur — earned 31 points, out of 40 for their Cha Cha set to Bonnie McKee‘s “American Girl”.

To vote for Laurie and Val in the competition, vote for them by calling 1-800-868-3407!

“I’m so excited for this journey because I get to be a big brother to a potential that has no limits. a heart with unlimited gratitude and joy. and a young woman that has shown and will continue to do so.. that you’re never too young to try and change the world,” Val wrote of Laurie just days ahead of the premiere. “To her peers especially and to those older cats like myself, maybe relight a spirit of joy and youthfulness that’s been chipped away over the years.”

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Ryan Lochte Side Steps Attack on DWTS Premiere - Watch The Vid!

Ryan Lochte Side Steps Attack on DWTS Premiere - Watch The Vid!

Ryan Lochte barely side stepped an attack on him and his pro partner Cheryl Burke on Dancing with the Stars tonight during the season premiere.

During judge Carrie Ann Inaba‘s critique, an audience member rushed the stage and attempted to attack Ryan.

The camera remained on Carrie Ann, who repeatedly told the attacker to back off while he was tackled by security. The show went straight to a commercial but when they returned Ryan opened up about the experience.

“So many feelings going through my head right now. A little hurt,” he explained.

Check out what happened below…

Click inside to watch Ryan and Cheryl’s performances… More Here »

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Jake T. Austin & Jenna Johnson Bring The Concert To Us on 'DWTS' Season 23 Premiere

Jake T. Austin & Jenna Johnson Bring The Concert To Us on 'DWTS' Season 23 Premiere

Jake T. Austin and Jenna Johnson completely wowed the audience with their debut performance on the Dancing with the Stars premiere on Monday (September 12) from Los Angeles.

Team JSquared picked up 22 points, out of 40 for their concert-like Jive, set to “Kiss You” by One Direction

To vote for Jake and Jenna in the competition, vote for them by calling 1-800-868-3404!

“I have the best dancing partner in the world. @dance10jenna I feel so lucky #dwts,” Jake wrote on his Instagram of Jenna during their rehearsals.

Kiernan Shipka is a Carolina Herrera NYFW Beauty!

Kiernan Shipka is a Carolina Herrera NYFW Beauty!

Kiernan Shipka opts for a stylish black and white ensemble while stepping out for the Carolina Herrera fashion show during 2016 New York Fashion Week on Monday (September 12) in New York City.

The 16-year-old actress and style icon wore head-to-toe Carolina Herrera.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Kiernan Shipka

According to The Wrap, Kiernan is set to star in February along with Emma Roberts.

The thriller “follows three young girls, Joan, Rose and Kat. As Joan makes her way across a frozen landscape to reach the other two, stranded at a prestigious boarding school, Kat becomes increasingly plagued with visions and evil forces.”

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James Hinchcliffe & Sharna Burgess Foxtrot on DWTS Season 23 Premiere

James Hinchcliffe & Sharna Burgess Foxtrot on DWTS Season 23 Premiere

James Hinchcliffe and Sharna Burgess had all eyes on them on Dancing with the Stars on Monday (September 12) from Los Angeles.

The duo — named Team StopNGo — performed a Foxtrot to “Live Life” by Zayde Wølf, and picked up 31 points, out of 40.

“Who gave @sharnaburgess the wheel?! I think she needs some driving lessons!” James jokingly shared on his Instagram ahead of the premiere. “Tomorrow night we will see how my dancing lessons have been going! Check the @dancingabc premier tomorrow night! #TeamStopAndGo #DWTS.”

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Sharna Burgess

To vote for James and Sharna in the competition, vote for them by calling 1-800-1-800-868-3405!

Calvin Johnson & Lindsay Arnold Cha Cha For 'DWTS' Season 23 Premiere

Calvin Johnson & Lindsay Arnold Cha Cha For 'DWTS' Season 23 Premiere

Calvin Johnson and Lindsay Arnold heated up the floor on the Dancing with the Stars premiere on Monday (September 12) from Los Angeles.

The duo — named Team LindsATron — earned 26 points, out of 40 for their Cha Cha set to “That’s What I Like” by Flo Rida feat. FitzLunchmoney.

“Camera blocking was so fun today!!! I am so proud of @megatron and his progress so far! I can’t wait for you all to see what we got,” Lindsay shared on Instagram the day before.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Lindsay Arnold

To vote for Calvin and Lindsay in the competition, vote for them by calling 1-800-868-3403!

Dancing With The Stars Season 23 Opening Number - Watch Now!

Dancing With The Stars Season 23 Opening Number - Watch Now!

The Dancing With The Stars premiere kicked off with an explosive opening number for the premiere — at Griffith Observatory!

The pros — Derek Hough, Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Val Chmerkovskiy, Emma Slater, Sasha Farber, Witney Carson and Sharna Burgess, Artem Chigvintsev, Jenna Johnson, Lindsay Arnold, Allison Holker, and Gleb Savchenko — took over the observatory for the amazing dance.

If you’re not watching the premiere RIGHT NOW on the East Coast, turn on ABC now!

Stay tuned for all the performances on JJJ tonight!

Daya Drops Glass-Shattering 'Sit Still Look Pretty' Music Video - Watch Here!

Daya Drops Glass-Shattering 'Sit Still Look Pretty' Music Video - Watch Here!

Daya doesn’t look happy to be stuck in a clear box in her new music video for “Sit Still Look Pretty”.

The 17-year-old singer dropped the music video this week, just after announcing that her debut album of the same name will be out in October.

“There’s less in-your-face pop, less driving beats,” Daya dished to EW about the track. “It’s more chill.”

She added on Twitter, “it’s finally hereeee– the S S L P music vid!!! so proud of this one, be sure to check it out.”


Daya – “Sit Still, Look Pretty” Video
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