Actor Jack Wagner was sent packing on Tuesday’s “Dancing with the Stars,” and despite feeling down about his elimination, the 52-year-old says he’s taking away a great deal from the ballroom.
“This has been a very cool ride and I’ve had a very cool partner and I got to reflect on this stuff with gratitude,” he told Access Hollywood after his elimination, referencing professional partner Anna Trebunskaya.
“Am I sad? Very sad, but I’m taking all the positives from this. I got a great memory,” he explained.
“I like to work hard and I like to be challenged and dance certainly was challenging and my partner challenged me with her choreography for sure, so thanks for that,” he said, turning to Anna.
The “DWTS” pro said she saw a great deal of growth in her partner over the course of the season.
“Jack has a lot of talent and a lot of potential… I did see him improve over the month that we spent together and it was really an honor to have such a great student,” she said.
And will the TV star continue to dance in the future?
“I have no plans to dance tomorrow now, but I don’t know about the day after that, so we’ll see,” he added.
“Dancing with the Stars” returns Monday, April 9 at 8/7c on ABC.