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1 August 31st, 2011 DWTS dance partners revealed! AMC’s J.R. Martinez paired with Karina Smirnoff!


On ABC’s Good Morning America today, the pairings were revealed for the new season of Dancing with the Stars. Previously announced earlier in the week, were the celebrity contestants which include All My Children’s real-life Iraqi war veteran, J.R. Martinez (Brot), HLN”s, Nancy Grace and Chaz Bono… and that is just for starters!

Here are the partner pairings listed today from E! Online who will duke it out for that mirror-ball trophy when the new season kicks off on September 19th!

American soccer star Hope Solo and Maksim Chmerkovskiy,  Chaz Bono and Lacey Schwimmer, Soap star and Iraqi war vet J.R. Martinez and Karina Smirnoff,  Nancy Grace and new Irish dance pro Tristan MacManus, Rob Kardashian and Cheryl Burke, Los Angeles Laker Ron Artest and new pro Peta Murgatroyd, Ricki Lake and Derek Hough, Elisabetta Canalis and Val Chmerkovskiy , Carson Kressley and Anna Trebunskaya, Chynna Phillips and Tony Dovolani, David Arquette and reigning champ Kym Johnson, Kristen Cavallari and Mark Ballas.

So who do you think stands the best shot at winning the Mirror Ball given the partner pairing?  Let us know!

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  1. todd says:

    No one should watch this horrible show…… this is the big money maker for ABC. I will take no part in supporting ABC or Disney reality TV. Throwing soap fans a bone is so transparent.


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