'Dancing with the Stars': 10s across the board for Sam Champion's return to Eyewitness News!

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Monday, October 17, 2022
Sam Champion's journey on 'Dancing with the Stars'
Sam Champion's journey on 'Dancing with the Stars'The Eyewitness News team welcomed back Sam Champion with high scores and higher spirits.

LOS ANGELES -- "Good Morning America" and WABC-TV weather anchor Sam Champion returned to Eyewitness News This Morning to high scores and higher spirits from the Eyewitness News team.

Sam showed off his dancing skills this season on "Dancing With The Stars," a journey that came to an end in Week 4.

The show streams exclusively this season on Disney+.

Check out Sam's week-by-week progress with pro Cheryl Burke on the Sam Cam!


Sam Champion and partner Cheryl Burke's journey on "Dancing With The Stars" came to an end in Week 4.

Sam and Cheryl performed a paso doble to "The Greatest Show" from The Greatest Showman, but only got 25 points from the judges. They finished in the bottom two of the remaining contestants.

Despite their Week 4 exit, it was a valiant effort, and an incredible dancing journey.

Sam shares his thoughts after learning his journey on "Dancing with the Stars" has come to end.

A preview of the week 4 challenge

Sam Champion and partner Cheryl Burke will perform a pasodoble for week four of Dancing with the Stars.

New episodes stream live Mondays starting at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT only on Disney+.


After waltzing through Elvis week, Sam and Cheryl survived again with their samba for James Bond week!

They danced to the song, "Los Muertos Vivos Estan," with Sam pressing a victorious fist into the air at the end.

The judges approved!

"Plenty of attack, plenty of aggression," said Len Goodman. "Well done!"

WATCH: Sam and Cheryl dance to "Los Muertos Vivos Estan" on Dancing with the Stars' James Bond Week.

A behind-the-scenes look at Bond Night with GMA's Robin Roberts

Good Morning America's Robin Roberts gets a behind-the-scenes look at Bond Night on Dancing with the Stars.


Sam and Cheryl were among 15 couples returning for Elvis night, featuring two full hours of performances choreographed to celebrate the King of Rock and Roll!

Sam performed a Viennese Waltz to "Heartbreak Hotel" and - spoiler alert - he made the cut again!

"It's an improvement. Well done!" said judge Len Goodman.

Watch the full recap of Sam and Cheryl's performance on Week 2 of "Dancing with the Stars."

Fourteen couples return for Week 3, and the theme will be the music from 60 years of the James Bond film franchise.

Sam and Cheryl are busy preparing for James Bond Week on Dancing with the Stars.

Sam and Cheryl will dance the samba to the song "Los Muertos Vivos Estan," complete with masks!

Sam and Cheryl practiced through the weekend. They will dance the samba to the song "Los Muertos Vivos Estan."


Sam and Cheryl danced to Elton John and Britney Spears' hit song "Hold Me Closer."

And they looked ahead to Week 2's Elvis-themed night of dancing!

All eyes were on the ballroom Monday night for the 2-hour commercial-free premiere of "Dancing With The Stars" on Disney+.
Sam Champion gives fans a preview of what to expect from his and Cheryl Burke's "Dancing with the Stars" week two performance.
Sam Champion has a behind-the-scenes look ahead of Week 2 on Dancing with the Stars.
Sam previews tonight's Week 2 on 'Dancing with the Stars'!

'Dancing With the Stars'

"Dancing With the Stars," hosted by Tyra Banks and Alfonso Ribeiro, streams live Mondays starting at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT only on Disney+.

Read more about this season's exciting premiere here!.

Sixteen couples started out round one on the new season of "Dancing with the Stars" on Disney+. Sadly, one duo was sent home at the end of the show.

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