Abby Lee Miller, the show's infamous host, saw Kalani's star potential from the start, saving her from elimination and ultimately inviting her to perform alongside Maddie Ziegler on Season 4 of "Dance Moms." "I was never supposed to be on 'Dance Moms' beyond that one performance," says Kalani, now 16, but she ended up staying on the show for the whole season—and the following three.
"It was my first time, but not my last time, causing drama. For one, international programs are often significantly cheaper than domestic ones.
, contestant Lauren Froderman won (thanks to viewer votes) the coveted title of America's Favorite Dancer -- but did she also win a new man?
Froderman and second-place finalist Kent Boyd caused a stir two weeks ago when they danced together in a prom-themed contemporary number that ended in a passionate, convincing kiss.
She started taking dance classes at the age of 3 and is trained in ballet contemporary jazz hip-hop and tap. Therefore, lucky days are Wednesdays and lucky numbers are: 5, 14, 23, 32, 41, 50.
The beautifully-lit, magical world these two create is absolutely mesmerizing.
And when paired with Froderman's fluid and distinct choreography, it's an all-around winner.
There's just something about well-done dance videos that makes them endlessly watchable.
So naturally, when it's a video choreographed by Lauren Froderman, you know we'll have it on repeat. Her new concept video, "Soap," directed by Matt Law.