Tony Dovolani

tony-abc.jpgTony Dovolani – Dancing With The Stars Professional.

Celebrity Partner Marissa Jaret Winokur.

Tony is the 2005 and 2006 World Rhythm Champion, he is the 2006 PBS American Ballroom Challenge Rhythm Champion, the 2006 Emerald Ball Open Professional American Rhythm Champion and 2005 Ohio Star Ball American Rhythm Champion. He is a Latin dancer, based in New York and is retired from competing. Tony came in third place in the Dancing With The Stars Season 2 with actress and former professional wrestler, Stacey Keibler and danced with singer Sarah Evans in Season 3, however, even though the couple withdrew mid-competition for personal reasons, Tony went on to partner with Leeza Gibbons in Season 4 and the two won 9th place. This ex-Folk dancer danced with Fred Astaire Dance Academy and went on to win several championships since. Incidentally, Tony danced in Jennifer Lopez’s movie “Shall We Dance”!

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