The "General Hospital' actress, and "DWTS" season one winner, told People about the connection with her partner. I think each week, we get a little closer." While the two of them refuse to admit to any romantic relationship ("no labels," Chmerkovskiy said), Monaco said that her partner is "breaking down my walls." Watch "DWTS" every Monday and Tuesday night on ABC and see what Monaco and her partner will do next.
Kelly also returned to the dance floor back in 2012 in the All Star edition, where she partnered with Val Chmerkovskiy - the pair came in third with first place going to Melissa Rycroft and Tony Dovolani.
With the lowest score of 51.5, Monaco, 36, and her partner, 26, knew their routine has to be amazing in order for them to be saved from Tuesday's elimination.
They performed a tango to a Carrie Underwood song and at the end of the routine, when Chmerkovskiy dipped Monaco, he leaned in for a kiss on the lips that lasted a few seconds.
“They spend so much time together and they are so touchy feely and all over each other,” the source said. “You spend so much time with that person and then it’s over.” “It usually doesn’t last past the finale, but it is normal,” the source said. “And the last time Val was flirtatious was with Kelly,” the source said. And on screen now, it looks like he has chemistry with Janel.” PHOTOS: The Cheating Scandal To Score A Reality TV Show But there’s just one problem: Parrish is already in a relationship with someone else, fellow actor, Payson Lewis. Said the source, “It might turn into” a showman — or the real thing!
While a heavy showmance storyline can rake in the votes, many fans think that Rumer and Val will be strong contenders without playing up the potential romance aspect.
Kelly Monaco ended her last routine on the live episode of "Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars" by kissing her partner Valentin Chmerkovskiy on the lips and with rumors already circulating about a brewing romance between the two.
Amber and Maks were eliminated recently, but it sounds as if she and Val are still spending quite a bit of time together.
When asked whether they are dating, however, the “DWTS” pro told Entertainment Tonight that he can't control what people think and he just lives his life the way he wants to live it.