One of the first competitors to admit she was there to win — and not just have fun — Gladys Knight took a big step in the right direction during Monday’s Dancing With the Stars premiere, bringing the entire audience to its feet and pulling in one of the night’s strongest scores.
And at 67 years old, she’s also the most seasoned contestant by more than a decade.
“I don’t think about it,” she told The Hollywood Reporter after the show. “I don’t think in terms of age, per se. We sort of categorize ourselves. It’s what we feel in our hearts and our spirits and our minds that makes the difference.”
Source: Hollywood Reporter