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Amber Riley and Derek Hough dance the Cha Cha Cha on week one of Dancing With The Stars on Sept. 16, 2013. They received 27 out of 30 points from the judges. - Provided courtesy of ABC Photos / Adam Taylor
09/16/2013

See photos of Amber Riley, Elizabeth Berkley and other celebs on the season 17 premiere of ABC's "Dancing With The Stars" on Sept. 16, 2013.

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09/23/2013
Corbin Bleu talks to OTRC.com after week 2 of Dancing With The Stars on Sept. 23, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

See photos of Valerie Harper, Amber Riley and other celebs on week 2 of 'Dancing With The Stars' season 17, the show's first elimination episode, on Sept. 23, 2013.

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09/30/2013
Amber Riley appears on week 3 of Dancing With The Stars on Sept. 30, 2013. - Provided courtesy of ABC Photo / Adam Taylor

See photos of Valerie Harper, Amber Riley and other celebs on week 3 of 'Dancing With The Stars' season 17, the show's second elimination episode, on Sept. 30, 2013.

Who are you rooting for?

09/30/2013
Bill Nye and Tyne Stecklein talk to OTRC.com after week 3 on Dancing With The Stars on Sept. 30, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Bill Nye, Tyne Stecklein talk to OTRC.com after being eliminated on 'Dancing With The Stars' week 3 on Sept. 30, 2013.
09/30/2013
Brant Daugherty and Peta Murgatroyd appear on week 3 of Dancing With The Stars season 17 on Sept. 30, 2013. - Provided courtesy of ABC

One actor makes a big jump in the judge's rankings this week on "Dancing with the Stars" as several stars on Season 17 begin to pull away from the pack.

Find out who was eliminated this week here. Below is a recap of week three's dances, from highest score to lowest:

09/30/2013
The cast of Dancing With The Stars season 17 appears on the show on Sept. 23, 2013. - Provided courtesy of ABC Photo/ Adam Taylor

The second "Dancing With The Stars" celebrity contestant from season 17 was voted off "Dancing With The Stars" on Monday, Sept. 30, after three weeks of performances. Spoiler alert!

The celebrities performed their routines during "Hollywood Night" which included Rumba, Cha Cha Cha, Quickstep and Foxtrot dance styles. Find out which celebrity was the latest to be voted off "Dancing With The Stars" and VOTE in our poll below!

09/25/2013
Bill Nye is seen in this photo posted on his Instagram page on Sept. 24, 2013 sporting a knee bandage after suffering a partially torn ligament while performing on Dancing With The Stars on Sept. 23, 2013. - Provided courtesy of instagram.com/p/eqg5C2EeIu/ instagram.com/thescienceguy

"Dancing With The Stars" contestant Bill Nye has shared a photo of himself with a knee bandage after suffering an injury during his recent performance and adds that he and partner Tyne Stecklein still plan to dance next week.

ABC had said on Tuesday that the 57-year-old, known for his show "Bill Nye, The Science Guy," was injured on Monday's show and was "seeking medical attention" but did not disclose more details. It marked the first public injury of the current 17th season, which began last week.

09/24/2013
Bill Nye and Tyne Stecklein talk to OTRC.com after week 2 on Dancing With The Stars on Sept. 23, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

"Dancing With The Stars" contestant Bill Nye has suffered the first public injury of the new 17th season, OTRC.com has learned.

The 57-year-old, who rose to fame as the star of "Bill Nye, The Science Guy," was was injured during his performance on Monday night and is "currently seeking medical attention," an ABC spokesperson said in a statement to OTRC.com.

09/23/2013
Elizabeth Berkley and Val Chmerkovskiy appear on week 2 of Dancing With The Stars season 17 on Sept. 23, 2013. - Provided courtesy of ABC

Round two of "Dancing with the Stars" saw the 12 couples performing a variety of Latin dances. From Rumba to Samba to Paso to Jive& here's a recap, from highest score to lowest:

Corbin Bleu and Karina Smirnoff -- 26 out of 30

Corbin admitted to Tom Bergeron that he's had the luck of the draw dance-wise these first two weeks: first Contemporary and now Jive. Karina Smirnoff choreographs a very fun and very fast baseball-themed routine, but Corbin is able to go toe to toe with his pro.

09/23/2013
Bill Nye and Tyne Stecklein talk to OTRC.com after week 2 on Dancing With The Stars on Sept. 23, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Bill Nye, Tyne Stecklein talk to OTRC.com after week 2 on 'Dancing With The Stars' on Sept. 23, 2013.
09/23/2013
The cast of Dancing With The Stars season 17 appears on the premiere on Sept. 16, 2013. - Provided courtesy of ABC Photo/ Adam Taylor

The first "Dancing With The Stars" celebrity contestant from season 17 was voted off "Dancing With The Stars" on Monday, Sept. 23, after two weeks of performances. Spoiler alert!

The celebrities performed their routines during "Latin Night" which included Samba, Paso Doble, Rumba and Jive dance styles. Find out which celebrity was the latest to be voted off "Dancing With The Stars" and VOTE in our poll below!

09/16/2013

The glitter, the sparkle, the bling, and yes, the mirror ball are all back! It's time for another round of "Dancing with the Stars."

To freshen things up for this 17th season, some changes have been made to the ballroom: the "celeb-riquarium" is gone, and the dancers are now front and center behind the judges; the pace is faster and the music snappier. And from the get-go, this cast is throwing down and ready to compete! This is easily the highest-scoring first episode ever ... triple nines on week one? Crazy!

09/16/2013
Bill Nye and Tyne Stecklein talk to OTRC.com after week 1 on Dancing With The Stars on Sept. 16, 2013. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Bill Nye, Tyne Stecklein talk to OTRC.com after week 1 on 'Dancing With The Stars' on Sept. 16, 2013.
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