Dancing with the Stars Premiere Recap

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The first of the three-night season premiere - yes, three nights! - of Dancing with the Stars went down last night.

It was our chance to see the youngest (Cody Linley), oldest (Cloris Leachman) and most pornographic (Kim Kardashian) contestants in show history in action. Here's a quick rundown of the dances they each did and their combined scores from the judges:

Hope Solo and Maksim Chmerkovskiy Pic
  • Cody Linley & Julianne Hough (Cha Cha Cha): 18
  • Rocco Dispirito & Karina Smirnoff (Foxtrot): 14
  • Toni Braxton & Alec Mazo (Cha Cha Cha): 22
  • Maurice Greene & Cheryl Burke (Foxtrot): 18
  • Brooke Burke & Derek Hough (Cha Cha Cha): 23
  • Ted McGinley & Inna Brayer (Foxtrot): 18
  • Lance Bass & Lacey Schwimmer (Cha Cha Cha): 22
  • Cloris Leachman & Corky Ballas (Foxtrot): 16
  • Jeffrey Ross & Edyta Sliwinska (Cha Cha Cha): 12
  • Kim Kardashian & Mark Ballas (Foxtrot) : 19
  • Susan Lucci & Tony Dovolani (Cha Cha Cha): 15
  • Misty May-Treanor & Maksim Chmerkovskiy (Foxtrot): 21
  • Warren Sapp & Kym Johnson (Cha Cha Cha): 21

Who was your favorite dancing star from night one?


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