Dancing with the stars honor one of his own.
The Disney+ reality series has added an actress Anne Heche‘s name to the show’s commemorative star, which appears on the iconic DWTS dancefloor. The actress, who died on August 11, has her name listed alongside other deceased contestants, including Florence Henderson, Valerie Harper and Mary Wilsonwho participated in seasons 11, 17 and 28, respectively.
DWTS main producer Adam Raia confirmed the tribute on her Instagram Story on Sept. 19, writing, “Some of the greats who passed away.”
The six days seven nights the star appeared on the competition show’s 29th season in 2020, where she and her partner Keo Motsepe took to the dance floor for four weeks before being eliminated. After one of their last performances, the duo danced to Katy Perryis “Get up”. The actress also took a moment to reflect on her relationship with Ellen Degenereshis girlfriend from 1997 to 2000.
After her exit from the dance competition, she revealed that she was disappointed with how her elimination turned out.