Dancing with the Stars returned for its twelfth season on March 21, 2011. Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli, and Len Goodman returned to the show as judges, while Tom Bergeron and Brooke Burke returned as hosts. Professional football player Hines Ward won the competition over actress Kirstie Alley and Disney star Chelsea Kane, who took second and third, respectively.
|Episode Runtime||01 Hours 30 Minutes|
|Episode Count On Season 12|
|Production Companies||BBC Worldwide, Endemol Shine North America|