Name: Mark Ballas
Birth Name: 
Mark Alexander Ballas Jr.
Birth Date: 
May 24, 1986
Birth Place: 
Houston, Texas
Singer, Dancer, Guitarist
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 2019

“Dancing With the Stars” Unveils Season 20 Partner Portraits!

Posted Monday March 2, 2015 2:00 PM GMT

It’s hard to believe that “Dancing with the Stars” is already celebrating its 10th anniversary, and ABC just released the portrait shots of Season 20’s dance pairings.

As an added bonus, Derek Hough will now be competing thanks to a change in his schedule, and he’s paired with Nastia Liukin to make sure everyone is performing at their best.


“Dancing With the Stars” Divulges Pro Roster for Season 20

Posted Wednesday February 11, 2015 4:29 PM GMT

The countdown has begun for Season 20 of “Dancing With the Stars,” and on Wednesday’s (February 11) episode of “Good Morning America,” the list of professional competitors was unveiled.

Season 19 champion Witney Carson leads the way, followed by previous victors Kym Johnson, Peta Murgatroyd, Mark Ballas and Tony Dovolani. Furthermore, Val Chmerkovskiy, Emma Slater, Sharna Burgess, Allison Holker and Artem Chigvintsev.


Mark Ballas Hospitalized Following Car Crash

Posted Tuesday June 17, 2014 2:03 PM GMT

It’s a good thing “Dancing With the Stars” in on hiatus, as Mark Ballas was involved in a nasty auto accident in Los Angeles on Monday (June 16).

The pro dancer was reportedly making a right-hand turn and another driver ended up rear ending him, causing Mark’s girlfriend to take him to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.


Mark Ballas May Miss DWTS Finale After Weekend Injury

Posted Monday May 19, 2014 10:45 AM GMT

He was all set to compete with Candace Cameron Bure in the Season 18 finale of “Dancing With the Stars,” but Mark Ballas may find himself on the sideline instead.

The 27-year-old dancer suffered a serious injury while rehearsing on Sunday (May 18) and was taken to the hospital for treatment.


Stars Impress For "DWTS" Veterans Day Episode

Posted Tuesday November 13, 2012 2:15 PM GMT

Dancing their hearts out while showing appreciation for our past and present service men and women, the stars of "Dancing with the Stars: All Stars" rocked the ballroom in a special Veteran's Day themed episode.

For this evening's dances, each couple was responsible for performing a military-inspired performance as well as teaming up with one other person for a trio dance. So just who walked away with the highest scores?


"DWTS: All Stars" Brings Flavor For Fusion Night

Posted Tuesday November 6, 2012 2:11 AM GMT

As if this season of "Dancing with the Stars: All Stars" wasn't demanding enough already, this week the contestants were pushed to their limits during "Fusion Night."

On Monday's (November 5) episode, the all-stars - along with their pro partners - were asked to combine two dances into one unforgettable performance.


Bristol Palin, Mark Ballas Get The Boot From "DWTS: All Stars"

Posted Tuesday October 16, 2012 10:23 PM GMT

This season of "Dancing with the Stars: All Stars" has been full of impressive performances, but on Tuesday night (October 16) it was time for another couple to say goodbye to the ballroom.


Donald Driver & Peta Murgatroyd Win "Dancing with the Stars"

Posted Tuesday May 22, 2012 11:05 PM GMT

After countless weeks of intense dancing, the winner of the 14th season of "Dancing with the Stars" has been revealed!

Donald Driver and his partner Peta Murgatroyd took home the coveted mirror ball trophy after beating out their fellow competitors on Tuesday night’s (May 22) live finale episode.