On Monday night, Carrie Ann Inaba and Len Goodman were displeased that his rumba with switched-up partner Peta Murgatroyd wasn't traditional enough. Inaba gave them a 7 and Goodman gave them an 8, while Bruno Tonioli and guest judge Julianne Hough gave him 9s. "This side of the table’s not quite as happy as that side of the table," said Inaba of the judges' split decision.
The happy-go-lucky White seems like an unlikely bad boy, but this is the second time he has been docked points for playing fast and loose with proper ballroom form. His week-two tango with regular partner Sharna Burgess was also pilloried by Goodman, who gave him a 7 despite his impressive execution.
Because White is a champion athlete used to performing complex choreography on the ice, expectations are higher for his dance routines, but are the judges being too hard on him? After all, they've praised other stars like pop singer Cody Simpson for giving the traditional dance styles their own personal flair.
Meanwhile, White's Olympic partner Meryl Davis has not received nearly as much criticism, earning a near perfect 39 out of 40 from judges for the last two weeks. Is she really adapting to the ballroom so much better than he is? Could Charlie's transgressive choreography put him at risk of being sent home early? Watch his divisive performance below and then predict who will be sent home next.
Every actor submits only one sample episode, which will be judged by other actors (ranging from 25 to 75 per category jury) between July 28 and August 14. TV series submit six, which will be split into three pairs to be distributed randomly to about 300 voters. We now have uncovered every single title submitted for the 2014 races. CLICK HERE FOR THE EPISODES
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Kate Burton ("Scandal")
Jane Fonda ("The Newsroom")
Allison Janney ("Masters of Sex")
Kate Mara ("House of Cards")
Margo Martindale ("The Americans")
Diana Rigg ("Game of Thrones")