Last night was the debut of the thirteenth season of Dancing With the Stars. Twelve new stars all vying for the coveted Mirrorball Trophy. I’ll admit, I watched the first season of Dancing With the Stars but after that they lost me. This 13th season has had a lot of publicity so as expect the opening night numbers were expected to be high. Here was the breakdown of how everyone did.
Ron & Peta
NBA champ Ron Artest is the first to perform his dance. They lost points for bad footwork and poor technique. 5-4-5 for a total of 14 from the judges isn’t the best way to kick off the night.
Rob & Cheryl
Rob Kardashian and Cheryl Burke danced to the Viennese Waltz. Overall the vote was that he was dancing a bit to cautiously and not letting himself go. Score was 6-5-5 from the judges for 16 points.
Kristin & Mark
Kristin Cavallari with partner Mark Ballas danced to the Cha Cha. Score was 7-6-6 for a total of 19.
Chynna & Tony
Chynna Phillips and Tony danced the Viennese Waltz. Score was 8-7-7 scores from the judges gives this smooth duo a total of 22. One of the highest rated dances of the night.
Nancy & Tristan
Nancy Grace steps dance the Cha Cha with Tristan. She lost points for not remembering the choreography. Score was 5-5-6 gives them a total of 16.
David & Kym
David Arquette danced the Viennese Waltz with partner and two-time champ Kym Johnson. One judge said that “David needs to cover up his mistakes better”. Score was 6-6-6 for a total of 18.
Elisabetta & Val
Elisabetta Canalis takes to the stage with Val for the Cha Cha. Score was 5-5-5 from the judges for a 15..
Hope & Maks
Maks danced the Viennese Waltz with soccer star Hope Solo. Score was 7-7-7 for a total of 21.
Carson & Anna
Carson Kressley danced with Anna for an energetic Cha Cha. Carrie They were the favorite dance of the night. Score was 6-5-6 gives them a total 17.
J.R. & Karina
J.R. Martinez danced to the Viennese Waltz with Karina. The dance was right up there with the best of the night. Score was 8-7-7 for a total of 22 for a tie with Chynna and Tony for the highest score of the night.
Ricki & Derek
Ricki Lake and Derek Hough danced to the Viennese Waltz. Score was 7-6-7 gives this team a total of 20.
Chaz & Lacey
Chaz Bono made his TV debut since he was a toddler. He and his partner Lacey danced the Cha Cha. Score was 6-5-6 gives this duo a total of 17.
That’s a recap of this week’s show. Dancing With the Stars is Live on Mondays 8/7 c and the Results show is tonight! Make sure to watch because the first couple is eliminated and LMFAO performs.