Age 11-12: Wins her first national dancing title, gains a bunch of self-confidence, starts experimenting with jazz, ballet, and hip-hop dancing, and joins Studio One‘s junior dance company in Utah.
Age 14: Gets the chance to leave Studio One and work with world renowned choreographer Shirley Ballas, but wrestles with the decision.
The 2014 Sochi Olympic Champions join Tanith Belbin White and Ben Agosto on the ice, plus dancers Dmitry Chaplin, Chelsie Hightower, Anna Trebunskaya, and Damian Whitewood for the annual special.
PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Meryl Davis Hosted by Kristi Yamaguchi and Rumer Willis, Jacob Whitesides will also be featured in a special performance.
comparison and a battle between the brothers Chmerkovskiy were all on the menu for tonight.
And while ballroom redos sound like risky business, guess what?
âSeeing him shimmying with his buddies at the gay club wearing skintight, shiny silver pants just made my mind scream!
âBut Ken says when he approached Derek for a photo, the dancer âgot all nervous and fidgety and stammered, âNo, no, no â not here!
Of course, the nuptials wouldn't be complete without a bit of dancing from the pair!First there was the contrived romance between he and Shannon Elizabeth (which she later admitted was entirely fake for purposes of âDWTSâ votes), and then he supposedly hooked up for awhile with Cheryl Cole, but then she dumped him for a fame upgrade.All along, Derek has gotten along quite famously with his possible future brother-in-law, Ryan Seacrest, which has provided plenty of fodder for beard-related jokes.Chelsie -- who's been partnered with celebs like Michael Bolton, Romeo, and Jake Pavelka -- was at LAX last night when our photog asked her about "DWTS'" upcoming season ... But Chelsie dropped a bombshell (accidentally) and told our photog something she wasn't supposed to ... specifically that she's not coming back this year and it was not her choice.