Dancing with the Stars: JR Martinez gets standing ovation as poignant tribute to war heroes reduces judges to tears

JR Martinez gets longest standing ovation ever on Dancing with the Stars as poignant tribute to war heroes reduces judges to tears

2:03 PM on 4th October 2011

Not a dry eye in the house: J.R Martinez moved everything at the studio with his performance tonight

Not a dry eye in the house: J.R Martinez moves everyone at the studio with his performance

Heart-wrenching: The All My Children star brought the audience to it

Heart-wrenching: The All My Children star brings the audience to its collective feet for the longest time in the history of the series

Frontrunners, again: It might not have been as moving, but Ricki

Frontrunners, again: It might not have been as moving, but Ricki”s technically-adept dance finishes top with the judges

Sensual: Ricki was remembering the year she met the love of life, which translated in her dance with Derek

Sensual: Ricki remembers the year she met the love of her life, which translated into her dance with Derek

Recent pain: David Arquette relived the

Recent pain: David Arquette relives the “hurt” from his marriage split as Courteney Cox watches

Proud daughter: Courteney Cox with daughter Coco watched and clapped, the seven-year-old seemed incredbly proud of her father

Proud daughter: Courteney Cox and daughter Coco watch and clap, the seven-year-old seeming incredibly proud of her father

Tribute: Rob Kardashian paid tribute to his late father by dancing to one of the attorney

Tribute: Rob Kardashian pays tribute to his late father by dancing to one of the attorney”s favourite songs, Fly Me to the Moon

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That”s our boy!: Ron is cheered on by his mother and sisters, as he is every week

Hold On: Chynna Phillips relieves her struggles with substance abuse to her greatest hit

Hold On: Chynna Phillips relives her struggles with substance abuse as she dances to her greatest hit

Lady in red: Kristen Cavallari looked stunning in crimson for her dance with Mark Ballas

Lady in red: Kristen Cavallari looks stunning in crimson for her dance with Mark Ballas

Graceful: Nancy kept her dress in place, but was underwhelming

Graceful: Nancy keeps her dress in place, but is underwhelming

Awkward: Chaz is popular with judges and crowd alike, but his technique is woeful

Awkward: Chaz is popular with judges and crowd alike, but his technique is woeful

Raunchy: Hope

Raunchy: Hope”s outfit has an 80s” quality to it, as she relives the World Cup Finals defeat

Confident@ Ricki must

Confident: Ricki must know she has her footwork off pat as she attends rehearsals earlier

Good looking: Kristen and Rob looked great as they rehearsed, but didn Good looking: Kristen and Rob looked great as they rehearsed, but didn

Good looking: Kristen and Rob look great as they rehearse, but didn”t wow when the moment came

Contrasting fortunes: Ricki and Chaz would end the night at the etop and bottom of the judges reckoning, but were still plugging away this afternoon Contrasting fortunes: Ricki and Chaz would end the night at the etop and bottom of the judges reckoning, but were still plugging away this afternoon

Contrasting fortunes: Ricki and Chaz would end the night at the top and bottom of the judges reckoning, but were still plugging away in the afternoon