Dancing With The Stars' Finale: A New Champ Is Crowned

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Go ahead and say it - Jennifer Grey is having the time of her life.
Jennifer put the finishing touches on her nearly perfect run on "Dancing with the Stars," as the former "Dirty Dancing" beauty captured the mirrorball trophy as the Season 11 champ!

On her way to the title, Jennifer strung together an impressive run of perfect scores, garnering five consecutive perfect 30 out of 30s during the semifinal and final rounds on Monday and Tuesday night.
The streak was broken with a 29 out of 30 on her final dance - an "instant" cha cha cha - but it wasn't enough to keep the title out of her hands.

Kyle Massey and partner Lacey Schwimmer were runners-up, and Bristol Palin and Mark Ballas finished in third place.

The victory also marked a special achievement for pro partner Derek Hough, who became the first "Dancing" pro to nab three mirrorball trophies (he previously won in Season 10 with Nicole Scherzinger and Season 7 with Brooke Burke).

"All we wanted to do for the final was go out there and do our best and just make sure we knew we did our best and that's really what it's about," Derek told Access Hollywood's Shaun Robinson following Monday's show. Jennifer and Derek chose to take on their very first dance of the season together - the Viennese Waltz to "These Arms of Mine" - a song from her "Dirty Dancing" days with the late Patrick Swayze.