Fortunately for her, she’s peaking just at the right time, and after a night of two dances that earned straight 9s, she and partner Maksim Chmerkovskiy may be headed to the finale.
Kirstie and Maks started off the night with the always daunting Viennese Waltz. All three judges described the dance with various uses of the word “beautiful” before giving the actress her first of two 27s for the night.
And the Paso Doble, though it obviously matched the Waltz in the judges eyes, brought a bit more excitement to the floor. She and Maks showed off their now-perfected play sexual tension. The judges ate it up, prompting the hyperbolic Bruno to dub it “Dance Trek 12, the wrath of Kirstie.” Right…
The Viennese Waltz
The Paso Doble