Dancing with the Stars Profile: Kate Gosselin

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Despite the dubious reasons for Kate Gosselin becoming a household name, she's a bona fide celebrity now, and will compete on Dancing with the Stars Season 10!

Like fellow contestant Jake Pavelka, Kate is only famous for being on another TV show, and for the assorted celebrity gossip stories that followed in her personal life.

Kate Gosselin, Runner

Can she bring Dancing glory back to Pennsylvania? We sincerely doubt it. Will she be a ratings draw? You know it. Here's a brief rundown on this DWTS contender ...

Full name: Katie Irene Gosselin (née Kreider)
Professional partner: Tony Dovolani
Age: 34
Hails from: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Original occupation: Registered nurse
Signature look: Reverse mullet weave
Signature move: Emasculating Jon Gosselin
Number of kids: Eight
Number of books: Three
Number of THG posts on her: 140
Odds of winning: 155-1

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Dancing with the Stars Quotes

We should have started dancing with one arm waaay before.

Cristian de la Fuente [following his injury, trip to the hospital and subsequent stellar performance]

I am not the best dancer, and I have not been the best dancer from the beginning. I am happy we made it this far.

Cristian de la Fuente