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Peta Murgatroyd
Peta Murgatroyd 20
Dancer Profile
Birth Date July 14, 1986 (1986-07-14) (age 28)
Hometown Auckland, New Zealand

Partner(s) 13: Metta World Peace (12th)
14: Donald Driver (1st)
All-Stars: Gilles Marini (6th)
16: Sean Lowe (6th)
17: Brant Daugherty (7th)
18: James Maslow (4th)
19: Tommy Chong (5th)
20: Michael Sam (9th)

Peta Jane Murgatroyd is a professional dancer on Dancing with the Stars.

BiographyEdit

Retrieved from abc.com
Peta was born in Auckland, New Zealand and raised in Perth, Western Australia. She studied classical ballet from the age of four and trained for 12 years under former principal dancer of the Kirov Ballet, Madame Lubov Nikonorenko.

In 2004, Peta was chosen to be a cast member of Burn the Floor, where she toured the world for six years. Burn the Floor then landed on Broadway in August 2009, where Peta was the lead female dancer.

Peta joined Dancing with the Stars in season 13, where she was eliminated in the first round, but she returned with a vengeance as she and Donald Driver won the Mirrorball trophy in season 14.




Dancing with the Stars 13Edit

Peta was partnered with Metta World Peace. Placed 12th.

ScoresEdit

Week # Dance/song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Tonioli
1 Cha-Cha-Cha / "Krazy" 5 4 5 Eliminated

Dancing with the Stars 14 Edit

Peta was partnered with Donald Driver. Placed 1st.

ScoresEdit

Week # Dance/song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Tonioli
1 Cha-Cha-Cha / "Dedication to My Ex (Miss That)" 7 7 7 No elimination
2 Quickstep / "Stay the Night" 8 8 8 Safe
3 Rumba / "One Sweet Day" 9 8 9 Safe
4 Paso Doble / "Purple Haze" 9 9 9 Safe
5 Argentine Tango / "Sin Rumbo" 10 8 9 Safe
6 Foxtrot / "The Way You Do the Things You Do"
Motown Marathon / "Nowhere to Run"
9
Awarded
9
7
9
Points
Safe
7 Viennese Waltz / "La Donna è Mobile" /
Team Paso Doble – "O Fortuna"
9
9
9
8
9
9
Safe
8 Tango / "Higher Ground"
Jive / "Rip It Up"
9
10
9
9
9
9
Safe
9 Waltz / "Kissing You"
Samba / "Mr. Big Stuff"
9
10
9
9
10
10
Last to be Called Safe
10 Argentine Tango / "They"
Freestyle / "I Play Chicken with the Train"
Cha-Cha-Cha / "Beggin'"
10
10
10
9
10
10
10
10
10
Won

Dancing with the Stars 15 Edit

Peta was partnered with Gilles Marini. Placed 6th.

ScoresEdit

Week # Dance/song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Tonioli
1 Foxtrot / "Call Me Irresponsible" 8 8 8 Safe
2 Jive / "Don't Stop Me Now" 8.5 8.5 8.5 Safe
3 Tango / "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)" 8.5 8.5 8.5 Safe
4 Bollywood / "Jai Ho (You Are My Destiny)" 10 9.5/10 10 Safe
5 Rumba / "I Will Always Love You"
Team Freestyle / "Gangnam Style"
10
9
9.5
9
10
9
No elimination
6 Cha-Cha-Cha / "Man! I Feel Like a Woman!"
Group Country Western / "Save a Horse (Ride a Cowboy)" & "I Play Chicken With A Train"
9
No
9
Score
9.5
Given
Safe
7 Argentine Tango & Samba Fusion / "When I Get You Alone"
Swing Marathon / "Do Your Thing"
9.5
Awarded
9.5
5
9.5
Points
No Elimination
8 Quickstep / "Danger Zone"
Salsa / "Rebelión"
9.5
9.5
10.0
10.0
10.0
9.5
Eliminated

Dancing with the Stars 16 Edit

Peta was partnered with Sean Lowe. Placed 6th.

ScoresEdit

Week # Dance/song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Tonioli
1 Foxtrot / "The Power of Love" 7 6 6 No Elimination
2 Jive / "(Let's Get Movin') Into Action" 7 6 7 Safe
3 Prom Group Dance / "The Rockafeller Skank"
Cha-cha-cha / "YMCA"
No
7
Scores
7
Given
7
Safe
4 Viennese Waltz / "I Won't Give Up" 6 7 7 Safe
5 Quickstep / "Go Get It" 8 8 8 Safe
6 Samba / "I Wish"
Team Samba / Superstition
7
8
7
9
7
8
Bottom Two
7 Rumba / "Hero"
Rumba Dance Off / "Apologize"
8
Lost
8
This
8
Event
Safe
8 Tango / "Hot n Cold"
Jazz (Trio Challenge) / "Magic"
7
7
7
7
7
7
Eliminated

Dancing with the Stars 17 Edit

Peta was partnered with Brant Daughtery. Placed 7th.

ScoresEdit

Week # Dance/song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Tonioli
1 Cha-Cha-Cha / "Blurred Lines" 7 8 7 No Elimination
2 Rumba / "Underneath Your Clothes" 8 7 8 Safe
3 Quickstep / "Crazy in Love" 9 9 9 Safe
4 Salsa / "Shake Señora" 7 7 7 Last to be called safe
5 Contemporary / "Your Song" 9 9 9 Safe
6 Tango / "The Night Out"
Switch-Up Challenge / Various
9
Awarded
10
3
9
Points
No Elimination
7 Jive / "Tutti Frutti"
Freestyle Team 1 / "The Fox (What Does the Fox Say?)"
9
10
9
10
9
10
Safe
8 Foxtrot / "The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)"
Dance Off / "I Found Someone"
9
Lost
9
The
9
Event
Eliminated

Dancing with the Stars 18 Edit

Peta was partnered with James Maslow. Placed 4th.

ScoresEdit

Week # Dance/song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Guest1 Tonioli
1 Foxtrot / "Story of My Life" 7 7 7 No Elimination
2 Salsa / "Follow the Leader" 9 8 8 Safe
3 Jive / "The Middle" 9 9 9 9 Safe
42 Tango / "Dark Horse" 9 8 9 9 No Elimination
5 Contemporary / "Let It Go" 10 10 10 10 Safe
6 Quickstep / "You're the One That I Want" 9 8 9 9 Safe
7 Samba / "Gasolina"
Team Freestyle / "The Cup of Life"
9
8
8
8
9
10
9
9
Last to be called safe
8 Viennese Waltz / "6'2"
Celebrity Dance Duel (Jive) / "Ain't Nothing Wrong with That"
8
9
9
10
10
10
9
10
Last to be called safe
9
Semifinals
Cha-cha-cha / "Love Never Felt So Good"
Rumba / "Islands in the Stream"
10
9
10
9
10
9
10
9
Safe
10
Finals
Tango / "Adore You"
Freestyle / "Original Don"
9
10
10
9
10
10
Eliminated

1The guest judges were Robin Roberts (Week 3), Julianne Hough (Week 4), Donny Osmond (Week 5), Redfoo (Week 6), Ricky Martin (Week 7), Abby Lee Miller (Week 8) and Kenny Ortega (Week 9).

2For this week only, as part of the "Partner Switch-Up" week, Maslow performed with Cheryl Burke instead of Murgatroyd. Murgatroyd danced with Charlie White.

Dancing with the Stars 19 Edit

Peta was partnered with Tommy Chong. Placed 5th.

ScoresEdit

Week # Dance/song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Hough Tonioli
1 Cha-cha-cha / "Drop It Like It's Hot" 7 6 7 7 Safe
2 Salsa / "Higher" 7 7 7 7 Safe
3 Argentine Tango / "Por una Cabeza" 8 101 8 8 Safe
4 Jive / "Jailhouse Rock" 7 72 7 7 Safe
53 Mambo / "Pass the Dutchie" 6 64 5 6 No Eimination
6 Foxtrot / "September" 7 75 7 7 Safe
7 Quickstep / "That Old Black Magic"
Team Freestyle / "Time Warp"
7
8
7
8
7
8
7
8
Last to be called safe
8 Paso Doble / "Ring of Fire"
Rumba Dance-Off / "I'm Not the Only One"
6
Awarded
7
3
7
Extra
6
Points
Last to be called safe
9 Viennese Waltz / "Trouble"
Trio Samba / "Talk Dirty"
7
7
8
7
7
7
7
7
Safe
10
Semi-finals
Jazz / "Tainted Love"
Rumba / "Tainted Love" (acoustic version)
7
9
7
8
7
9
7
8
Eliminated

1Week 3 score given by guest judge Kevin Hart in place of Goodman.

2The American public scored the dance in place of Goodman with the averaged score being counted alongside the three other judges.

3This week only, for "Partner Switch-Up" week, Chong performed with Emma Slater instead of Murgatroyd. Murgatroyd performed with Jonathan Bennett.

4Score given by guest judge Jessie J in place of Goodman.

5Score given by guest judge Pitbull in place of Goodman.

Dancing with the Stars 20 Edit

Peta was partnered with Michael Sam. Placed 9th.

ScoresEdit

Week # Dance/song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Hough Tonioli
1 Cha-cha-cha / "Uptown Funk" 6 6 7 7 No Elimination
2 Foxtrot / "Working My Way Back to You" 7 7 7 7 Safe
3 Salsa / "Celebrate" 6 6 6 6 Safe
4 Rumba / "Not My Father's Son" 7 7 8 8 Eliminated

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