'I'll dedicate this dance to River Phoenix': Corey Feldman pays tribute to Stand
Corey Feldman dedicated his Dancing On Ice performance to late actor River Phoenix.
In honour of 'Movie Week', the skating hopeful performed with professional partner Brooke Castile to the title track of 1986 film Stand /01/22/article-2090260-1168ED3B000005DC-102_634x438.jpg” width=”634″ height=”438″ alt=”Poignant: Corey dedicated his performance to Stand /01/22/article-2090260-1169462C000005DC-424_634x381.jpg” width=”634″ height=”381″ alt=”Confused: Corey couldn't believe he had been saved, with Jennifer Ellison having to explain the good news” class=”blkBorder” />
Confused: Corey couldn't believe he had been saved, with Jennifer Ellison having to explain the good news
He said: 'It makes me think of River, so I will dedicate this performance to him.'
The Hollywood veteran also spared no
modesty when it came to dancing, saying: 'I think as a dancer, I'm one
of the best there is. I was friends with Michael Jackson and we used to
Although despite his best efforts of
hip-shaking and pelvis-thrusting on the ITV1 live show, while lighting
up the rink in purple sequins, he scored three points less than last
Cool dude: Phillip Schofield mimicked Corey Feldman with his hair strand and sunglasses
After the performance, Feldman referenced Phoenix again, saying: 'During the choreography I thought of River a lot. It was very heartwarming for me. I'm very disappointed with the score.'
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Voted off: Mark Rhodes was given his marching orders, as Charlene Tilton survived the skate-off
Joint first: Matthew Wolfenden scored the same as Jorgie Porter, with 21.5
Phillip Schofield joined in the fun by channelling his inner Playboy and
sporting a false strand of hair to mimic Corey's and also a pair of
On the other side of the spectrum, talented skaters Matthew Wolfenden and Jorgie Porter catapulted to joint first position with an impressive score of 21.5.
DANCING ON ICE RESULTS: SCORE LEADERBOARD
Matthew Wolfenden & Nina Ulanova: 21.5
Jorgie Porter & Matt Evers: 21.5
Sbastien Foucan & Brianne Delcourt: 18
Chico and Jodeyne Higgins: 18
Jennifer Ellison & Daniel Whiston: 18
Sam Nixon & Alexandra Schauman: 16
Heidi Range & Andrei Lipanov: 15.5
Charlene Tilton & Matthew Gonzalez: 15
Andy Whyment & Vicky Ogden: 14
Mark Rhodes & Frankie Poultney: 10.5
Rosemary Conley & Mark Hanretty: 10.5
Chemmy Alcott & Sean Rice: 10.5
Corey Feldman & Brooke Castile: 8