One of the most popular reality tv shows in Australia is Dancing with The Stars, and this year the Australian show started in late February. Audiences were warned well in advance to take their dancing shoes out as the first steps would take place on the 18th of February.
Critics describe the show as the greatest on earth and every year it returns it is better and more significant than the one before. In 2019, Australia’s Dancing with the Stars fans gets to join Cassandra Thorburn, Sir Curtly Ambrose and Samuel Johnson as well as eight illustrious hopefuls that will be sequined and rhinestone within an inch of their lives, eager and ready to participate in the sparkliest season ever.
Sparkliest Dancing with the Stars ever in Australia
This year the participants include from lifesavers to fitness enthusiasts, comedians to chefs. The question remains, who will have the sparkle, shimmy and pizazz to spin their way across the dancefloor to glory, best of all it is all in the name of charity. Premiered by Network Ten, the Australian 2019 Dancing with Stars season started on the 18th of February, and it is the sixteenth season. Only one week after earning top-scores, model and actress Olympia Valence, unfortunately, crashed out the top competition in March. This left seven other contestants to dance their way to victory.
Betting on the Dancing with Stars participants
The Australian drag queen, Courtney Act, remains a favourite and continues to impress all the judges every week via a remarkable performance, at the bookies she is a favoured by 1.90. Samuel Johnson started at 2.75, and after this week ended up at 3, Jimmy Giggle is currently at 5.50. The remainder of the contestants, in betting, is in the double digits with Sir Curtly Ambrose at 41 and he is seen as an outsider. Despite several low scores, Ambrose continues to keep a place in the competition, but many wonders for how much longer.
Sportsbetting Odds – Australian Dancing with the Stars
As with any entertainment betting market, the odds continue to change weekly, although at the time of writing this was the most updated betting odds.
1.90 – Courtney Act
3.00 – Samuel Johnson
5.50 – Jimmy Giggle
$16 – Constance Hall
21 – Jett Kenny
31 – Michelle Bridges
41 – Sir Curtly Ambrose.
Pop Singer, Reality TV Personality & Entertainer Courtney Act
The UK Celebrity Big Brother Winner and runner up of the Drag Race, Courtney Act is the first male participant to be partnered with a professional dancer in Dancing with the Stars in Australia. When it comes to the stage, Shane Jenek will take rehearsal and Courtney will be in charge. The fitness fanatic, Michelle Bridges really can boogie and admits that a busted shoe at a recent wedding never let her stop dancing. She removed the other shoe and danced the night away, barefoot.