Lea Thompson is interested in more than one aspect of show business. From her start as a ballet dancer, to movies like Back to the Future, to TV shows like Caroline in the City, to directing, Thompson is now on this season's Dancing with the Stars, which she says, "Puts the S in show business!"
Along with the glitter and glitz, ABC's Dancing with the Stars is a meaningful experience for her. Thompson, now 53, left dancing at age 21 after Mikhail Baryshnikov told her that she was a beautiful dancer, but too stocky and not flexible enough.
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