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The Glee actress put on her dancing shoes and performed the Cha-cha-cha with partner Derek Hough.

Essence.com
Sep, 17, 2013

Last night, Glee actress Amber Riley unleashed her inner diva on the debut episode of Dancing with the Stars.

She danced the Cha-cha-cha with partner Derek Hough and impressed the judges. Her dance received nines across the board, earning 27 total points out of a possible 30.

Judge Bruno Tonioli said it best, "Amber! You are the tigress of season 17! That's how you take it. That's how you shake it. That's how you make it roar!"

Check out Riley's nearly flawless dance above.