Getting on the successful momentum that helped to push Dancing with the Stars into appeal the program made a few extra modifications when it was time to start casting season three. Additionally modifications were made to the real scoring system with the overall points being awarded to each pair of participants being greatly affected by the total general voting numbers.
The third period saw the greatest viewer numbers so far with a total of 27.8 million viewers tuning in for the season ending that was aired on November 15, 2006. Additional issues that pestered the period consisting of Sara Evans dropping out after submitting for divorce from her partner.
The candidates of season three consisted of:
Tucker Carlson a news anchor for MSNBC was teamed up with expert Elana Grinenko and was the very first pair gotten rid of on September 13, 2006 after the period started on September 12, 2006.
Shanna Moakler the other half of rocker Travis Barker is a former Miss UNITED STATE, in addition to has actually started in various tv shows and likewise appeared in Playboy. Shanna was coupleded with Jesse DeSoto and was eliminated rapidly from the show on September 20, 2006.
Harry Hamlin, a star was paired with Ashly DelGrosso, nevertheless was removed on September 27, 2006.
Vivica A. Fox well known for various acting functions was matched up with Nick Kosovich and remained on the show up until October 4, 2006.
Willa Ford, the self-proclaimed Bad Girl of Pop was matched with expert Maksim Chmerkovskiy. Following her time on the show, it was rumored that the 2 were dating, nevertheless numerous weeks later on Maksim launched a declaration denying a relationship outside the dancing competition with Willa.
Sara Evans was paired with Tony Duvolani. Sara was one of the stars to gain from the popular vote as she was likewise the subject of many extremely low ratings. She withdrew herself from the competitors on October 13, 2006 after submitting for divorce from her other half.
Jerry Springer daytime talk program host and also former political leader was matched together with Kym Johnson. Due to the removal of Sarah by withdrawal the couple was given an additional week to stay on the show. Nevertheless, after receiving the popular vote for an extended duration of time their luck concerned an end and the pair was voted to be eliminated on October 25, 2006.
Monique Coleman the star of several Disney programs was combined together with Louis van Amstel. Popular in many shows for tweens and other similar age she performed well and was eventually eliminated on November 1, 2006.
Joey Lawrence the actor most acknowledged for his functions on Bloom as well as a number of other television shows. Coming in 3rd place for period three he was matched up with professional Edyta Sliwinska however was removed on November 8, 2006.
Mario Lopez, very well known for his time invested in the popular teen program Conserved by the Bell was paired with Karina Smirnoff, whom he ultimately started dating. Finishing the season in second place, he performed quite well throughout the entire season and completed very close to starting point.
Emmitt Smith an appreciated, liked and retired NFL running back was coordinated with Cheryl Burke and carried out fairly well through the whole season. When the period ended up November 15, 2006, the pair was awarded a first location surface. Hardly beating out Mario Lopez and Karina Smirnoff the pair carried out well throughout the entire season with only one low score throughout the third week.