Jennifer Grey takes home trophy on final 'Dancing with the Stars'

Jennifer Grey and her 'Dancing with the Stars' partner, Derek Hough, took home the Mirror Ball Trophy on the finale of the dance competition.

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Jennifer Grey (r.) and her partner Derek Hough perform on the celebrity dance competition series, 'Dancing with the Stars,' on Monday, in Los Angeles.

Actress Jennifer Grey won television's "Dancing With the Stars" contest on Tuesday, beating Kyle Massey and Bristol Palin in the finale.

IN PICTURES: Bristol Palin's dance

Grey, 50, who co-starred with the late actor Patrick Swayze in the 1987 movie "Dirty Dancing," was named champion at the end of a two-hour broadcast, capping three months of weekly ballroom routines and eliminations.

Massey, 19, a former "That's So Raven" Disney Channel child star, was runner-up. Palin, 20, the daughter of conservative politician Sarah Palin, ended in third place.

The winner was determined by a combination of scores from the show's three judges and what producers said was a record amount of votes from the audience at home of more than 20 million viewers.

IN PICTURES: Bristol Palin's dance

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