The truth about winning Dancing with the Stars
Just about everything on Dancing with the Stars (DWTS) seems glamorous. From the over-the-top costumes to the perfectly-choreographed numbers, to the screaming fans, being a contestant looks like a dream come true. Dancing with the Stars is the ultimate reality contest show and is going on its 25th season. Every season, professional dancers are matched up with the "stars" (aka "C" to "D" list celebrities) and compete against each other in choreographed dances. The fun part is that the audience and viewers vote each week and ultimately choose the winner of the entire competition.
But what happens when the cameras stop rolling and it is time to go back to real life? The winners of the hit show can't sit around basking in their mirror trophy glory forever. Here are just a few of the untold truths of winning Dancing with the Stars.