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J.R. Martinez: This Was My 'Bad Week' on Dancing with the Stars | Karina Smirnoff

J.R. Martinez and Karina Smirnoff

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Despite J.R. Martinez’s consistent charm and fancy footwork on Dancing with the Stars, on Monday even the

Not even two months ago, he was a relative unknown to most Americans. But these days, the name J.R. Martinez evokes smiles, namely from the millions of Dancing with the Stars fans who have fallen in love with the Iraq-War-hero-turned-golden-boy of the ballroom.

“I’m being blessed in so many ways, and it’s because of the energy I’m putting out in the world,” says the former All My Children actor, who survived… Continue reading J.R. Martinez: Dancing with the Stars' Inspiring Hero


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Karina Smirnoff had to crack the whip on J.R. Martinez to get him into sexy mode for Dancing with the Stars Monday, but her actions paid off big time: The always consistent pair pulled their highest score of the season with a 28 (two 9s and their first 10) for a samba to Gloria Estefan’s “Conga.”

Carrie Ann Inaba called it ”friggin’… Continue reading ‘Dancing with the Stars’: J.R. Martinez, who ‘doesn’t know how to be sexy,’ earns his first 10

Cliff Martinez is a composer whose name isn’t as immediately recognizable as some of his contemporaries, but if you’ve seen a Steven Soderbergh movie in the last two decades, you undoubtedly know his work. The first time the two paired up was on Soderbergh’s Sex, Lies and Videotape, which was the first feature work either of them had done; but since then they have worked on… Continue reading Dialogue: Settling the Score with Drive and Contagion Composer Cliff Martinez

Halle Berry: Nikki Beach Opening with Olivier Martinez!

Halle Berry and her boyfriend Olivier Martinez walk the red carpet at the grand opening of Nikki Beach at Tropicana on Thursday (May 26) Las Vegas, Nev.

The 44-year-old actress attended the 2011 FiFi Awards the night before in New York City, where she was presented with the Fragrance Celebrity of the Year Award for her latest scent… Continue reading Halle Berry: Nikki Beach Opening with Olivier Martinez!