Tom DeLay hurts foot in 'Dancing' practice

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image none"><span>none</span></div><span class="caption-text">Donny Osmond won the hearts of millions as both a member of the Osmonds and, with his sister &#40;and &#34;Dancing with the Stars&#34; alumna&#41; Marie, as the youngest co-hosts in primetime history on the iconic ABC variety series, &#34;The Donny & Marie Show.&#34; He and Marie are currently performing at the Las Vegas Flamingo Hotel through 2012. For nearly five decades, Donny has been a singer, musician, Broadway and film actor, talk show and game show host, bestselling author, and even a champion race car driver. He is paired with KYM JOHNSON, who returns for her seventh season. An all new cast of celebrities hits the dance floor on ABC&#39;s &#34;Dancing with the Stars&#34; with the highly anticipated two-hour season premiere, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2009 &#40;8:00-10:00 p.m., ET&#41; on ABC. &#40;ABC&#47;JANA CRUDER&#41;</span></div>
September 16, 2009 8:05:57 AM PDT
The ninth season of Dancing with the Stars premieres Monday, and one of the stars is already nursing a hurt foot!RELATED SLIDESHOW: Pictures of the 'Dancing' cast
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Former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay confirmed on his Facebook page that he hurt his foot during rehearsals.

DeLay posted a Twitter message on Tuesday saying that old age is catching up with him and that he has a "pre-stress fracture" in his foot.

Doctors will determine if he can continue with the show.

The 62 year old is teamed up with two time winner Cheryl Burke.

Other "Dancing" contestants include entertainer Donny Osmond; singers Mya, Macy Gray and Aaron Carter; actors Melissa Joan Hart, Debi Mazar and Ashley Hamilton (son of George); models Joanna Krupa and Kathy Ireland; reality stars Kelly Osbourne and Mark Dacascos ("the Chairman" on Food Network's "Iron Chef America"); mixed martial artist Chuck Liddell; professional snowboarder Louie Vito; Olympic swimmer Natalie Coughlin; and former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Michael Irvin.

The ninth season of "Dancing With the Stars" premieres Sept. 21st here on 6abc.

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