On the week 6 of Dancing with the Stars, Chaz Bono and his partner Lacey Schwimmer was eliminated due to a low score of 19 points.
The theme for this week was Broadway, and Bono’s “Phantom of the Opera” which the judges did not like. Judge Bruno Tonioli called him “a cute little penguin trying a menacing bird of prey.”
Bono commented after the elimination:
“I got to dig deeper into myself probably more than I ever have and overcome a lot of fear, pain, anxiety and stress. It made me a better person. “
As an American transgender advocate, he said that she wants to show America a different kind of man. He also said that his life would be different if there was someone like him on TV while he was growing up.
He is the only child of American Entertainers Cher and Sonny. Â Cher later on tweeted: “I Have Got 2Hold my TEMPER! MY tears R OK! Congratulations Chaz, I’m SO PROUD OF U! This was YOUR quest and u Followed ur Star.”
Lacey Schwimmer cried backstage because of the rude remarks the judges said on her partner, that they always compare him with an animal.Â She also said, “They always have favorite, and this season it’s completely clear who they are, I won’t name names, but we are not one of them. A lot of us don’t have the chance to stand up for us and our partners.”
Chynna Phillips, Kristin Cavallari, Carson Kressley, Elisabetta Canalis, Ron Artest and Chaz Bono has been eliminated this season. Who’s next?