The concept of the show is to pair a celebrity with a professional dancer in an attempt to win a high score from a panel of three judges and then a high number of votes from the viewers, who can call in and vote online. The person who receives the lowest score is eliminated, but they are allowed to dance one last dance at the end of the show.
Last Episode18x11 18th Season Finale: A Winner is an… Aired: May. 20, 2014
After weeks of grueling practice and intense performances, the finalists will finally learn which celebrity and professional dance partner have …
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You asked via Twitter, and they answer. Amy Purdy and Derek Hough answer questions asked by fans via Twitter on…
Series Fun Facts
- The blue dress worn by Melissa Rycroft-Strickland in #8.11 was the same as the yellow dress worn by Karina Smirnoff in #6.5, and both dresses were used for the Samba.
- Emmitt Smith was the very first athlete to win on the show.
- Derek Hough was the first professional dance partner to win three seasons. He and model/show host Brooke Burke-Charvet won Season 7. After that, he won two seasons consecutively. In Season…
[show]Derek Hough was the first professional dance partner to win three seasons. He and model/show host Brooke Burke-Charvet won Season 7. After that, he won two seasons consecutively. In Season 10, he and Pussycat Dolls front-woman Nicole Scherzinger were victorious. In Season 11, he and movie star Jennifer Grey laid claim to the Mirror Ball Trophy. In Season 16, he won with country singer Kellie Pickler. In Season 17, he won the trophy with 'Glee' star 'Amber Riley'.