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‘Dancing With the Stars’ Season Finale: Who Will Win the ‘All-Stars’ Title? (POLL)

It’s down to the wire as Melissa Rycroft, Shawn Johnson and Kelly Monaco are hours from finding out who will be crowned the first ever Dancing With the Stars: All-Stars champion.

It’s been a tough journey as returning contestants and past season winners from the beloved ABC series — including Apolo Ono and Emmitt Smith

Gabrielle Chung | November 27, 2012 - 7:00 pm

‘Dancing With the Stars’’ Shawn Johnson and Derek Hough on Possibly Winning the All-Stars Title: ‘It’d Mean Everything’ (VIDEO)

It’s hard to believe that it’s been three years since Shawn Johnson won the Mirror Ball trophy on Dancing With the Stars.

Now, competing on the show’s 15th season with Derek Hough, Johnson says she’d love to take home the prize again.

“It’d mean everything to win it again, especially with…

Celebuzz | November 19, 2012 - 9:00 am

‘Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars’ Recap: Shawn Johnson’s Dance Fusion Leaves No Confusion (VIDEO)

Week 7 of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars proved to be one of the most entertaining episodes thus far, thanks in part to the “dance fusion” theme. The All-Stars mixed it up by fusing two different styles of dance set to one song.

Adding to the fun was a swing dance marathon, in…

Jessica | November 5, 2012 - 11:23 pm

‘Dancing With the Stars’ Champ Shawn Johnson: ‘I’m a Klutz on the Dance Floor’ (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

Shawn Johnson may have won Dancing With the Stars in 2009, but that doesn’t mean she’s mastered the art of being graceful.

“I ran into a pole today dancing,” the Olympian-turned-hoofer confessed to Celebuzz at Monday’s Perks of Being a Wallflower premiere in Hollywood. “That was fun. I’m kind of a klutz, so hopefully that won’t come out when they’re shooting.”

Rachel Levy | September 14, 2012 - 7:47 pm

CMT Awards: Red Carpet Beauties

Taylor Swift may have dominated last night’s 2009 CMT Awards, but there were many winners on the red carpet!
Stars like Kellie Pickler, Julianne Hough, Shawn Johnson and Karolina Kurkova sizzled on the red carpet in their stunning gowns.
Click through our huge gallery from the CMT Awards Red Carpet, and don’t forget…

Celebuzz | June 17, 2009 - 12:45 pm

Shawn Johnson’s Ball Is Busted

Shawn Johnson will have to wait a little bit longer to fully celebrate her victory on this season’s Dancing With the Stars.
E! Online reports that the mirror-ball trophy that Johnson scored last month has been seriously damaged.
“It’s actually in pieces right now,” says her pro partner, Mark Ballas.
OMG!!! How?!!!?

Celebuzz | June 2, 2009 - 1:30 pm

Shawn Johnson Squeezes Out ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Win

It was a total squeaker, but 17-year-old Olympic gymnast Shawn Johnson managed to hoof her way to a victory with dance partner Mark Ballas on last night’s Dancing With the Stars season finale.
Johnson emerged triumphant over Gilles Marini and Melissa Rycroft after all three finalists earned a perfect 30 score from the judges…

Celebuzz | May 20, 2009 - 9:30 am

VIDEO: Shawn Johnson’s Stalker Stopped By Cops On Way To Los Angeles

The cops in Loxley, Alabama, might have had a chance to stop Shawn Johnson’s alleged stalker, Robert O’Ryan, before he got to Los Angeles last week, but apparently they encounter too many crazies to sift the serious threats from the idle talk.
In the video below, you’ll see O’Ryan being questioned by police at…

Celebuzz | April 2, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Shawn Johnson’s Alleged Stalker Charged

Robert Michael O’Ryan, the man whom police arrested after he scaled a fence at the Dancing with the Stars studio Tuesday night in an effort to meet dancer Shawn Johnson, has been officially charged with stalking.The Los Angeles District Attorney’s office has formally charged O’Ryan with one felony count of stalking, and two misdemeanor counts…

Betsy Waldman | March 26, 2009 - 3:30 pm

Armed Shawn Johnson Fan Arrested

UPDATE: You can check out portions of the restraining order filed by Shawn Johnson’s mother here. Make sure to use our Zoom feature to read the fine print.

Olympic athlete-turned-Dancing With the Stars contestant Shawn Johnson has just encountered the scary side of fame.
TMZ reports that Los Angeles police arrested 34-year-old…

Celebuzz | March 25, 2009 - 6:28 pm

Shawn Johnson: Hot to Trot

Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson is wowing the Dancing with the Stars judges and audience with her stellar moves on the floor.
And who knew she was so sexy?
Johnson was previously known as the cute little Olympic gymnast who scored a gold on the women’s balance beam in the 2008 Olympics.

Celebuzz | March 24, 2009 - 11:55 am