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Dancing With The Stars Who Is Your Favorite?

Updated on April 8, 2012

Television is an extremely prominent aspect in the lives of many individuals all over the world and so with the implementation of a new season of Dancing with the Stars, old time fans and new viewers have been trying to determine who their favorite contestant is. Every celebrity is paired with a professional dancer who helps them to learn the moves of their choreography and perform them in front of a panel of judges and many viewers across the world. After every performance show there is then an elimination where the worst dancers are eliminated from the show and the remaining try to become the best dancers in the show. With the plethora of cast members, choosing your favorite contestant may prove to be a difficult venture!

Jack Wagner, the star of General Hospital and Melrose Place and a celebrity golfer was paired with Anna Trebunskaya who has been a dancer with Dancing with the Stars for 9 seasons. As one of the largest celebrities throughout the soap opera industry, Jack Wagner has brought his performance skills to the stage. Also, Wagner has recorded a few songs and was an actor in the Broadway musical Jekyll and Hyde.

As an Emmy nominated actress, Melissa Gilbert is most known for her role on Little House on the Prairie for 7 10 years. Since then she has worked on a variety of different television shows and series including The Miracle Worker. With her extensive background in television and movies and as the President of the Screen Actors Guild, Gilbert has undoubtably been the favorite contestant for mothers around the world.

Donald Driver, the Green Bay Packers leading receiver has been awarded with a Super Bowl ring within his career. Paired with Peta Murgatroyd, an individual who has danced for Dancing with the Stars for 2 years, has aided him exponentially in understanding and demonstrating the required steps for their dances. Driver holds the highest receiving record for receptions and yards in the Green Bay Packers’ history.

As the co-host of The View, Sherri Shepherd is paired with Val Chmerkovisky. As one of the most popular daytime talk shows in television history, ABC’s The View is an Emmy Award winning show. Sherri Shepherd is world renowned for her extrinsic humor and her delightful manner as many fans enjoy watching her in films such as Precious, One for the Money and Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa.

Gavin DeGraw is known as a singer and songwriter who has been paired with Karina Smirnoff. As last season’s champion, Karina Smirnoff is returning to the show for her 11th season. Throughout his musical career, Gavin DeGraw has provided individuals with a variety of different hit singles such as, “Chariot,” “I Don’t Want to Be”, and “Not Over You”. With his abundance of musical talent and musical understanding, he has undoubtably become the top choice for music fanatics.

With 359 tennis victories under her belt, Martina Navratilova has impressed viewers with her dancing skills alongside her partner Tony Dovolani. Her sports background has inevitably helped to increase her overall confidence as she is the only player in the history of tennis to win Grand Slam championships in four separate decades. Also, she has won 9 Wimbledon championships.

Roshon Fegan has become the fan favorite of teenage and pre-teen girls all across the nation. As an actor in the hit television show Shake it Up, Roshon Fegan has also created a name within the rapping and hip-hop industry. Paired with the 6 season veteran Chelsie Hightower he has been melting the hearts of viewers across the country. He has also been known as a performer in the movie Camp Rock and Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam and at 20 years old he is learning how to dance with stars.

TV host Maria Menounos is partnered with Derek Hough who is a three time Dancing with the Stars champion. As the host of Extra, Maria Menounos once reported about the individuals who participated in Dancing with the Stars but is now one of the contestants herself. With her extroverted personality she undoubtably helps to make the dancing experience far more fun and beneficial for everyone involved.

Jaleel White is most commonly known as his role in Family Matters are Urkel and Stefan Urquelle. As a comedian and an extremely renowned actor he has brought his own adaptation of dancing to the show, also he has brought laughter to his partner Kym Johnson and the audience. Since Family Matters he has worked within a variety of other television shows and movies including NCIS and Dreamgirls.

Known as the legendary soul singer, Gladys Knight is partnered with Tristan McManus. As an 8 time Grammy award winner she has provided an abundance of hits to music enthusiasts throughout the world. With a theatre named after her in Las Vegas, the Las Vegas resident is known as one of the most renowned singers in the entire world.


William Levy is known as the “Brad Pitt” in Mexico and he is known as a telenovela actor who has starred in many music videos including Jennifer Lopez’s “I’m into You”. Born in Cuba he had determined that he wanted to be an actor from a very young age and began to work towards accomplishing his goal. With his charisma and talent, his partner Cheryl Burke has been able to reap the benefits of his personality.

Katherine Jenkins is an opera singer who has sold over 4 million records world wide. With her partner Mark Ballas she brings forth her charisma and charitable work to the world. As one of the most favorite dancers on the entire show, Katherine Jenkins has impressed a variety of professional dancers and fans of the show.

As per the aforementioned contestants on Dancing with the Stars, the real question is, who is your favorite?

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    6 years ago

    Interesting presentation of DWTS

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