NEW YORK (CBS) Reality TV star Bethenny Frankel squared off against soap actress Rebecca Budig on the Tuesday night finale of "Skating with the Stars." Who went home with the golden skates?
Budig beat fan favorite Frankel, who has dubbed herself the underdog going into the finals, to take home the freshman show's first trophy.
Once they began skating professionally, everything fell into place.
Work ethic, persistence and professionalism propelled them to exciting opportunities.
Though Rebecca expressed her shock at winning the title, any people believe that she deserves it with all the efforts that she did put into the contest.
She was the only contestant to have scored a perfect score during the whole season.
Though they turned professional in 1999, they got married in 2003.He returned the next season, working with TV presenter Sarah Greene.Despite being the first couple to be voted off, he returned to take actress Zaraah Abrahams as his dancing partner.Images, videos and audio are available under their respective licenses.Soap-opera star Rebecca Budig and her professional skating partner Fred Palascak won the U. competition series "Skating with the Stars" Tuesday night.