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Dança dos Famosos (season 5)

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Country of origin  Brazil
Original network  Rede Globo
Professional winner  Álvaro Reis
No. of episodes  11
Celebrity winner  Christiane Torloni
Original release  February 24 – May 11, 2008

Dança dos Famosos 5 was the fifth season of Brazilian reality television show Dança dos Famosos which premiered February 24, 2008 and ended May 11, 2008 on the Rede Globo television network.


Ten celebrities were paired with ten professional ballroom dancers. Fausto Silva and Adriana Colin were the hosts for this season.

Actress Christiane Torloni won the competition over Malhação Cast Member Rafael Almeida.


  • The season follows the same split-by-gender style from the last couple of seasons. It was the last season to feature the semi-final four-down-to-two format, as well a Final Two in Finale Night.
  • At 51, Christiane Torloni became the oldest winner in the history of the show. Ironically, she beat Rafael Almeida, who at 18, is the youngest finalist and contestant that the show ever had.
  • Couples

    The ten professionals and celebrities that competed were:

    Scoring Chart

    Red numbers indicate the couples with the lowest score for each week. Green numbers indicate the couples with the highest score for each week.      indicates the couple (or couples) eliminated that week.      indicates the returning couple that finished in the bottom two.      indicates the couple withdrew from the competition.      indicates the couple that would have been eliminated had an elimination taken place.      indicates the semifinal winning couple.      indicates the wild card winning couple.      indicates the winning couple.      indicates the runner-up couple.

    Average Chart

    This table only counts dances scored on the traditional 50-point scale.

    Call-Out Order

    The table below lists the order in which the contestants' fates will be revealed by Faustão.

         The celebrity did not perform      The celebrity was brought back into the competition, but had to withdrew      The celebrity was eliminated      The celebrity won the competition
  • Episode 5 was the wild card round.
  • Dance Schedule

    The celebrities and professional partners danced one of these routines for each corresponding episode.

  • Episode 1: Bolero
  • Episode 2: Bolero
  • Episode 3: Merengue
  • Episode 4: Merengue
  • Episode 5: Gypsy
  • Episode 6: Forró
  • Episode 7: Lambada
  • Episode 8: Paso Doble
  • Episode 9: Maxixe
  • Episode 10: Hip Hop
  • Episode 11: Samba & Tango
  • Dance Chart

         Highest Scoring Dance      Lowest Scoring Dance      Withdrawn Dance (Not Performed/Scored)


    Dança dos Famosos (season 5) Wikipedia

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