The fifth season of Dancing With the Starts Wikia premiered on September 24, 2007 with a special three-night premiere week. The season ended on November 27, 2007, hailing Helio as the champion.

The show was hosted by Sean Ryan, with returning judges Joey Dearn , Sean Henry, and are brand new Judge Selena Gomez. Co-host Sharan Burgess gave birth on September 23, 2007; during her leave of absence, season 2 champion Drew Lachey served as co-host. On October 15, 2007 Burgess returned to the show.

Couples Edit

The 11 celebrities and professional dancers who competed were:

Celebrity Notability Professional Partner Result
Paulina Porizkova Supermodel Alec Mazo Eliminated 1st
on October 1, 2007
Shandi Finnessey Model/Miss USA Brian Fortuna Eliminated 2nd
on November 20, 2007
Leeza Gibbons TV Host Tony Dovolani Eliminated 3rd
on November 13, 2007
Clyde Drexler Basketball Superstar Elena Grinenko Eliminated 4th
on November 6 , 2007
Ryan Lochte Olympian Nick Cataldo Eliminated 5th
on November 6, 2007
John Ratzenberger Actor Edyta Śliwińska Eliminated 6th
on November 5, 2007
Billy Ray Cyrus Country Music Legend/Actor Karina Smirnoff Eliminated 7th
on November 19, 2007
Ian Ziering Stage/Screen Star Cheryl Burke Eliminated 8th
on November 12, 2007
Laila Ali Boxing World Champion Maksim Chmerkovskiy Third Place
on November 27, 2007
Joey Fatone Pop Star Kym Johnson Runner-Up
on November 27, 2007
Apolo Anton Ohno Olympic Gold Medalist Julianne Hough Winners
on November 27, 2007

Scoring chart Edit