Patrick Swayze 1952-2009

VIDEO: The Dirty Dancing Effect

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery as Barbie & Ken, DWTS' Cheryl & Tony and others have the time of their lives


Comics Paddy McGuinness and Keith Lemon proved that two men, one mustache and a flash of pink bloomers were the elements needed to recreate Dirty Dancing's famous scene for Let's Dance for Comic Relief, a BBC One TV fund-raiser that pulled in almost $600,000 for charity. It worked: The duo made it to the finals of the charity dance competition.

Sign up for our daily newsletter and other special offers.
    Choose your newsletters
Thank you for signing up! Your request may take up to one week to be processed.
    see all newsletters