The finalists of this season's "Dancing With The Stars" visited the morning program "Good Morning America" at ABC Studios in Times Square this morning. Leading the cast was this season's winner, army veteran J. R. Martinez and his partner Karina Smirnoff. They were joined by finalists, TV personality Rob Kardashian and his partner Cheryl Burke, and TV personality/actress Ricki Lake and her partner Derek Hough.
J. R. Martinez is also an actor and motivational speaker. He was a former U.S. Army soldier. In 2003, he sustained severe burns while serving the army in Iraq. He had undergone many surgical procedures to reconstruct his face. His audacious story of survival and courage is an inspiration to many people.