He went from dancing to dissing.
Actor Alfonso Ribeiro, who joined Tyra Banks this season internet hosting “Dancing with the Stars” on Disney+, took the gloves off throughout an interview this week with The Post, ripping “The Bachelor” for missing lasting love and sinking “Jersey Shore” for good measure.
“My spouse watches it, and I occur to be in the room,” he stated of “The Bachelor” forward of the “DWTS” Season 31 premiere on Monday. “But I don’t watch it. Because I’m not watching individuals fake to fall in love they usually by no means do.”
The 51-year-old “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” alum and host of “America’s Funniest Home Videos,” went on to clarify his causes for boycotting the franchise.
“There’s one couple that’s ever stayed married, it’s the first one and there’s been no success since,” he stated, referring to inaugural “Bachelorette” Trista Sutter, who continues to be married to fireman Ryan Sutter, to whom she bestowed her ultimate rose in 2003.
Ribeiro realized the apparent battle of curiosity in badmouthing the franchise — which continues to be in the community household after it switched from airing on ABC to Disney+ for the first time this 12 months.
“I’m having Disney ABC individuals able to kill me proper now,” he joked. “I wish to watch a present the place they really keep collectively. Like ‘lets go on this three month journey that ends in catastrophe. It will likely be a lot enjoyable.’”
The Bronx native additionally revealed he does not watch “Jersey Shore,” the MTV franchise that helped launched the profession of “DWTS” contestant Vinny Guadagnino, who’s from Staten Island.
“Why watch it when you may go to it? I’m from New York … what number of of these guys did I do know, I do know 35 of them,” Ribeiro quipped.
Ribeiro, who grew up in Riverdale, now lives in Los Angeles and stated he does miss the Big Apple and waxed nostalgic on his latest journey again house.
“It’s form of good to see New York form of turning again into New York once more, the place there’s form of a vibe and power in the road,” he stated of post-pandemic Gotham.