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Zendaya and Maksim Chermovskiy appear at the Dancing With The Stars alums and Robert Kheit s Cantamessa Men jewelry collection launch party at Tao Downtown Lounge in New York on Feb. 10, 2014. She is wearing Cantamessa jewelry. - Provided courtesy of OTRC
02/11/2014

See photos of Zendaya and Maksim Chermovskiy at the "Dancing With The Stars" alum's Cantamessa Men launch party at Tao Downtown Lounge in New York on Feb. 10, 2014 -- also includes "DWTS" star Tony Dovolani and former partner and his wife.

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02/10/2014
Adam Lambert appears at the Family Equality Councils Los Angeles Awards Dinner on Feb. 8, 2014. - Provided courtesy of Sara De Boer / Startraksphoto.com

See photos of Adam Lambert with his mom, Darren Criss and 2 other "Glee" stars (including Darren Criss), a 'Married With Children' actress and others at the Family Equality Council's annual Los Angeles Awards Dinner on Feb. 8, 2014.

11/26/2013
Corbin Bleu and Karina Smirnoff talked to OTRC.com after week 10 on Dancing With The Stars on Nov. 18, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

See photos of "High School Musical" alum Corbin Bleu and partner Karina Smirnoff competing on "Dancing With The Stars" in fall 2013.

11/26/2013
Amber Riley talks to OTRC.com after week 1 on Dancing With The Stars on Sept. 16, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

See photos of "Dancing With The Stars" season 17 contestant Amber Riley of 'Glee' fame and partner Derek Hough compete on the ABC show in fall 2013.

11/26/2013
Amber Riley and Derek Hough talk to OTRC.com after the season 17 finale of Dancing With The Stars  on Nov. 26, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

The final three couples on "Dancing with the Stars" have tango-ed their way through 11 grueling weeks of performing and they all had one more dance to get through before finding out who would be taking home that mirror ball trophy (Find out who WON season 17 here).

They all had less than 24 hours to put together an assigned "fusion" dance and it would be for judge's scores ONLY. Here's a recap from highest total scores to lowest:

11/27/2013
Amber Riley and Derek Hough talk to OTRC.com after the season 17 finale of Dancing With The Stars  on Nov. 26, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Amber Riley says she is very proud of herself for winning season 17 of "Dancing With The Stars," which marks partner Derek Hough's fifth such victory.

The 27-year-old actress, known best for her role as Mercedes on the FOX series "Glee," and partner Derek Hough took home Mirror Ball trophies on the finale on Tuesday, beating celebrity finalists Jack Osbourne and "High School Musical" alum Corbin Bleu.

11/26/2013
Amber Riley and Derek Hough talk to OTRC.com after the season 17 finale of Dancing With The Stars  on Nov. 26, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Amber Riley and Derek Hough talk about their 'Dancing With The Stars' season 17 win on Nov. 26, 2013.
11/26/2013
Amber Riley and Derek Hough appear in a still from Dancing With The Stars on Nov. 26, 2013. - Provided courtesy of ABC Photo / Adam Taylor

See photos from the 'Dancing With The Stars' season 17 finale, which aired on Nov. 26, 2013 and featured Lady Antebellum, Enrique Iglesias, Colbie Caillat and Ylvis. The three finalists were Amber Riley, Corbin Bleu or Jack Osbourne.

11/26/2013
Corbin Bleu talks to OTRC.com after the season 17 finale of Dancing With The Stars  on Nov. 26, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

The "Dancing With The Stars" season 17 finale took place on Tuesday, Nov. 26, and one out of three celebrity finalists was awarded the mirror ball trophy after 11 weeks of performances. Spoiler alert!

On Monday, the remaining celebrities left in the ABC ballroom competition series -- Jack Osbourne, actor Corbin Bleu and actress Amber Riley -- performed three dances with their partners, including a Samba relay and a Freestyle. On Tuesday, the finalists performed fusion dances. Find out which celebrity WON "Dancing With The Stars" below!

11/25/2013
Bill Engvall and Emma Slater talk to OTRC.com after week 11 -- the first of the two-part finale -- of Dancing With The Stars season 17 on Nov. 25, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

The couples Waltz into the ballroom for part one of a dance-filled two night finale on "Dancing with the Stars." All four couples dance three times tonight.

In the first round, they are assigned a "Judges' Pick" and repeat a routine from earlier in the season. In round two, they're challenged to a "Samba relay" that can earn a few bonus points. And in the last round, the always fun and fabulous freestyle!

Here's a recap from highest total scores to lowest:

11/25/2013
Bill Engvall and Emma Slater talk to OTRC.com after week 11 -- the first of the two-part finale -- of Dancing With The Stars season 17 on Nov. 25, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

One out of four remaining celebrity contestants -- Amber Riley, Jack Osbourne, Bill Engvall and Corbin Bleu -- was eliminated on "Dancing With The Stars" on Monday, Nov. 25, after 11 weeks of performances. Spoiler alert!

Find out which celebrity was the latest to be voted off "Dancing With The Stars" and VOTE in our poll below!

11/25/2013
Kellie Pickler performs her hit song Little Bit Gypsy on Dancing With The Starsweek 11, the pre-finale of season 17, on Nov. 25, 2013. Pickler won season 16. - Provided courtesy of ABC Photo / Adam Taylor

See photos from "Dancing With The Stars" season 17's finale - day 1, featuring performer Kellie Pickler, who won the previous season, and top 4 finalists Amber Riley, Jack Osbourne, Corbin Bleu and Bill Engvall, on Nov. 25, 2013.

11/25/2013
Amber Riley and Derek Hough talk to OTRC.com after week 11 -- the first of the two-part finale -- of Dancing With The Stars season 17 on Nov. 25, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Amber Riley and Derek Hough talk about 'Dancing With The Stars' finale after performing on day 1. (Nov. 25, 2013)
11/18/2013
Maksim Chmerkovskiy appears as a guest judge on week 10 of Dancing With The Stars on Nov. 18, 2013. - Provided courtesy of ABC

See photos from "Dancing With The Stars" week 10, featuring guest judge Maksim Chmerkovskiy and contestants Jack Osbourne, Amber Riley, Corbin Bleu, Bill Engvall and Leah Remini, on Nov. 18, 2013.

11/18/2013
The cast of season 17 of Dancing With The Stars appears on Nov. 11, 2013. - Provided courtesy of ABC

The eighth "Dancing With The Stars" celebrity contestant from season 17 was voted off the show on Monday, Nov. 18, after 10 weeks of performances. Spoiler alert!

Find out which celebrity was the latest to be voted off "Dancing With The Stars" and VOTE in our poll below!

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