There was a reason we called him Alex Freaking Wong. This season, So You Think You Can Dance boasted a dancer who not only wowed us with his skills, but melted our hearts with his lovable personality. Sadly, Wong’s journey came to an end last night, when he revealed a lacerated Achilles tendon would keep him from continuing his journey on the SYTYCD stage. Just hours after his elimination, a sad, but hopeful, Wong rang up EW to chat about the injury, whether he’s coming back next season, and, of course, that nickname.
ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY: How’s it going?
ALEX WONG: I’m okay.
Everyone is really upset. But you seemed zen about it last night. You were sad, but grateful too.
Yea, it’s been an amazing journey, and I’m so grateful to even be here in the first place, when I look at the big picture. It’s very hard, but I believe everything happens for a reason, and so I have to keep my head up high. READ FULL STORY »