Annie Barrett Annie Staff Writer Entertainment Weekly and EW.com Staff Writer Time Inc.
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Annie Barrett

Staff Writer, Entertainment Weekly and EW.com

You can find EW.com's esteemed reality TV recapper answering readers' questions or behind Tom Bergeron's shoulder in the Dancing With the Stars ballroom. She enjoys snacking, sparkling, and sniffing out desperation in American Idol contestants.

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Photo Gallery: 'DWTS' 'DWTS': Sizing up the season 18 cast portraits
by Annie Barrett | Mar 17, 2014

Annie Barrett ranks 12 new couples... based purely on their promo pics

Photo Gallery 'Dancing With the Stars': Meet the season 18 cast
by Annie Barrett | Mar 04, 2014

''Full House'' and ''Wonder Years'' faves; Olympic gold medalists; a dozen head to Planet Mirrorballus

Photo Gallery 'American Idol': Top 13 Power List
by Annie Barrett | Feb 26, 2014

Annie Barrett's pre-performance ranking; who's got the most to prove tonight?

Photo Gallery: Olympics 2014 Olympics 2014: EW's Sochi Opening Ceremony Awards
by Annie Barrett, Mandi Bierly | Feb 07, 2014

Most Compelling Reminder to Play CandyLand! Craziest Footwear! More we saw!

Photo Gallery 'Amazing Race': Meet the All-Star teams!
by Annie Barrett | Jan 27, 2014

Globetrotters, Cowboys, Brendon and Rachel -- see who else is back starting Feb. 23

Photo Gallery Miss Universe National Costumes: Dress for excess!
by Annie Barrett | Nov 09, 2013

Annie Barrett eyes outfits that make ''Dancing With the Stars'' look demure

Photo Gallery 'DWTS': All-time top 10 dances
by Annie Barrett | Sep 16, 2013

Annie Barrett fires up the bedazzler to count down Planet Mirrorballus' classics

Photo Gallery 'DWTS': Sizing up the season 17 cast photos
by Annie Barrett | Sep 04, 2013

Annie Barrett ranks 12 new couples... based purely on their goofy promo pics

Photo Gallery: 'SYTYCD' 'So You Think You Can Dance': Meet the Top 10!
by Annie Barrett | Aug 07, 2013

Annie Barrett ranks the contenders, with the best sound bite about each from the judges

Photo Gallery Reality TV's most appalling shows (so far)
by Annie Barrett | Jul 31, 2013

''Sex Box'' heads to U.S.; that's our cue for a list of how-low-can-you-go TV!

Photo Gallery: 'American Idol' 'Idol': Best finale duo ever?
by Annie Barrett, Sandra Gonzalez | May 15, 2013

Kelly vs. Justin? Adam vs. Kris? The Davids? Where will Candice vs. Kree fit in? We rank 'em all, worst to first

TV Article Glitterball Special: The best of 'Dancing With the Stars'
by Annie Barrett | May 03, 2013

From Maks' return for Val and Zendaya's tango to Andy Dick's emotional waltz, EW.com's Annie Barrett shares her favorite performances to date from season 16

Photo Gallery: 'American Idol' 'American Idol': Top 6 Power List!
by Annie Barrett | Apr 09, 2013

It's down to five ladies and Lazaro -- see how Annie Barrett ranks 'em before tonight's performances

Photo Gallery: 'American Idol' 'American Idol': Top 7 Power List!
by Annie Barrett | Apr 02, 2013

See how Annie Barrett ranks the singers before their ''Rock Songs (No Ballads)'' Week performances

Photo Gallery: 'DWTS' 'DWTS': Top 10 pros of all time
by Annie Barrett | Apr 01, 2013

Annie Barrett ranks the finest partners for visitors to Planet Mirrorballus. Plus: Five Troupers!

News Article American Idol: Our Power List
by Annie Barrett | Mar 29, 2013

Season 12 of ''American Idol'' is anyone's game — as long as she's a girl. The ladies lead the pack in our weekly ranking of the contestants, one of whom may be eliminated by the time you read this. (Hint: probably a dude.)

Photo Gallery 'American Idol': Top 8 Power List!
by Annie Barrett | Mar 27, 2013

See Annie Barrett's ranking of the singers before ''Music of the Motor City'' week, then post yours

Photo Gallery: 'American Idol' 'American Idol': Top 9 Power List!
by Annie Barrett | Mar 19, 2013

See which singers Annie Barrett ranks higher and lower than voters did before Lennon-McCartney night

Photo Gallery: 'American Idol' 'Idol': Top 10 Power List!
by Annie Barrett | Mar 12, 2013

See how Annie Barrett ranks five guys and five gals vying for your ''Music of the American Idols'' votes

Photo Gallery: 'American Idol' 'Idol': Top 20 Power List!
by Annie Barrett | Mar 05, 2013

See how Annie Barrett ranks the 10 guys and 10 girls before they sing for your votes tonight

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