'Dancing with the Stars' season 27: Stars gear up for 'Trios Night' in upcoming episode
Each team will be a set of trios, that is, the usual star, their pro partner, and a third addition - all gearing up for the dance floor on Season 27's upcoming Monday night episode, that airs on October 15, 8 pm ET/PT.
This week's 'Dancing with the Stars' comes with a bonus; well, 10 of them, in fact, as joining the star contestants and their pro partners will be past contestants, as well as some new stars, to participate in 'Trios Night.' Meaning, each team will be a set of trios, that is, the usual star, their pro partner, and a third addition - all gearing up for the dance floor on Season 27's upcoming Monday night episode, that airs on October 15, 8 pm ET/PT.
And when we say past contestants of the show, we mean the likes of Melissa Rycroft, Amy Purdy, Rashad Jennings, Nastia Liukin, Joey Fatone, Lindsey Stirling, and Riker Lynch all returning to the dance floor, helping their partners get one step closer to the coveted Mirror Ball. While the fourth elimination of the season is also expected to take place at the very end of the episode, here is a list of everyone who will be joining 'DWTS' on Monday night, performing a tango, cha cha, pasodoblé, salsa, Argentine tango or Charleston, fighting for people's vote.
Alexis Ren and pro - Alan Bersten will be joined by dancer/actress/model Maddie Ziegler. The trio will perform a Tango on 'Move Your Body' by Sia. Bobby Bones and Sharna Burgess with team up with violinist and season 25 runner-up, Lindsey Stirling, dancing a ChaCha to 'U Can’t Touch This' by MC Hammer. DeMarcus Ware and Lindsay Arnold are to dance with a fellow football player and season 24 winner, Rashad Jennings, taking up a Pasodoblé to 'Fire' by Barns Courtney.
Evanna Lynch and Keo Motsepe will be joined by fellow 'Harry Potter' actress Scarlett Byrne who played the role of Pansy Parkinson in the films, as the three of them tackle a Salsa routine to 'Black Magic' by Little Mix. Joe “Grocery Store Joe” Amabile and Jenna Johnson are turning into three with fellow 'Bachelor in Paradise' alum Jordan Kimball, as they too take up Salsa this time, to 'I’m Too Sexy' by Right Said Fred.
John Schneider and Emma Slater are teamed with NSYNC band member and season 4 runner-up, Joey Fatone, and together, the three will perform an Argentine Tango to “Torn” by Nathan Lanier. Juan Pablo Di Pace and Cheryl Burke with get together with all-star season Mirrorball Trophy winner Melissa Rycroft, to perform a Cha Cha to “Wavey” by CliQ featuring Alika. Mary Lou Retton and Sasha Farber, on the other hand, will be with fellow Olympian and season 20 star Nastia Liukin, dancing a Charleston to “V.E.S.P.A.” by Dimie Cat.
Milo Manheim and Witney Carson have R5 singer/"Glee" alumnus and season 20 runner-up, Riker Lynch, on their team as they bring on the floor a Salsa to 'Adrenalina' by Wisin featuring Jennifer Lopez and Ricky Martin. And of course, then there's Tinashe and Brandon Armstrong, with Paralympic medalist and season 18 runner-up, Amy Purdy, performing a Tango to 'Hit Me with Your Best Shot' from 'Rock of Ages.'