‘Dancing with the Stars’ Finale Seen by 26 Million

'Dancing with the Stars' Season Finale (Photo: ABC)

'Dancing with the Stars' Season Finale (Photo: ABC)

NEW YORK – ABC says more than 26 million viewers saw Jennifer Grey win the mirror-ball trophy on ‘Dancing With the Stars.’

Tuesday’s two-hour finale averaged 24 million viewers, swelling to 26.4 million in its final half-hour. It trampled the competition, beating nearest rival CBS by nearly 4 million viewers. This conclusion to the series’ 11th season scored the biggest audience for ‘Dancing’ since 2007, ABC said Wednesday.

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Watch Jennifer Grey’s Reaction to Winning the Mirror Ball Trophy

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