The star dancer of the Paris Opera and the singer sit this season alongside Chris Marques and François Alu in the jury of the TF1 competition.
Following the departures of Denitsa Ikonomova and jean paul Gaultiertwo new judges have joined “ Dance with the stars » on the occasion of this 12e editing. Principal dancer of the Opéra national de Paris (an institution she left in 2018) and choreographer, Marie-Agnes Gillot commented on the performances and rated the contestants for the first time last Friday, as did Bilal Hassanisinger-songwriter and finalist last season.
Alongside the rigorous Chris Marks and very didactic Francois Alu, they both found the words to establish their style. But what did the celebrities think, and more particularly those who are about to hit the floor this Friday evening after having had the opportunity to observe the jury during the launch?
Obviously, Bilal Hassani distinguished himself by his benevolence, but not only. " I found it very comfortable. He has a fair look ", begin Clemence Castel. Florent Peyre goes on: “Cgood to have someone like him on the jury. Even if he is a very good dancer, he is less of a technician than the other three. Maybe he'll be even more connected to our experiences, our energies, and maybe more sensitive to what's going on in the duo? We have the feeling that he is the one who will be the nicest. In any case, he will be nicer than Chris Marques no matter what! ".
Bilal Hassani, a big brother side
For Carlthe ex-season 11 finalist turned judge brings “ his touch of madness ". "He tells us off what he went through last year, he has a big brother side “, she adds. Théo Fernandez, he appreciates that Bilal Hassani distributes notes that do not only take into account the technique. " It's great because I know I'm going to give everything on the interpretation. Maybe there will be gaps in the steps, but I know he will see the energy and the intention that I put into it and that it will not go by the wayside.“, he comments.
The actor seen in The Tuches continues: "I think there is a perfect balance this season in the jury. They are all passionate, it shows in the reviews. Whether it's positive or negative, we feel that it's the passion that speaks ". This is what emerges from the interventions of Marie-Agnès Gillot. The star dancer was able to encourage, while being attentive to the technique. His comments on this subject marked Carla or Florent Peyre.
Marie-Agnès Gillot, a very rigorous look
" She has a very strict lookdevelops Clémence Castel. We feel that she sees the positive things but also a lot of the mistakes we can make. She puts a little more pressure on me than Bilal in his judgment. But I think it's normal, classical dance is the school of rigor and the one she has imposed on herself throughout her career, she will have it with us too, so it's up to us to do the job".
Stay Lea Elui and Stéphane Legar who found the two new recruits, and the jury as a whole, very strict for a first bonus, but who see it as a source of motivation. " It puts stress but good stress to get even more involved “, underlines the influenceuse.