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Cody Linley
Cody Linley S7.jpg
Celebrity Profile
Birth Date 20 November 1989 (1989-11-20) (age 32)
Hometown Lewisville, Texas
Known For Disney Star

Dancing with the Stars 7

Partner(s) Julianne Hough
Edyta Śliwińska (weeks 7 and 8)
Placement 4th
Highest Score 29 (Jitterbug)
Lowest Score 18 (Cha Cha)
Average Score 22.5

Cody Linley is a celebrity from Season 7 of Dancing with the Stars.

Acting Career

Linley made his acting debut in the 1998 made-for-television film Still Holding On: The Legend of Cadillac Jack. Subsequently, he had supporting roles in four films released in 2000: My Dog Skip, Where the Heart Is, Walker, Texas Ranger, and Miss Congeniality. In 2003, Linley was in the independent film When Zachary Beaver Came to Town and appeared in the movie Cheaper by the Dozen. He also played a live-action version of Arnold for a commercial for Hey Arnold!: The Movie.

Other film roles include Hannah Montana, The Haunting Hour: Don't Think About It, Rebound, and his biggest film role, Hoot (2006), with Logan Lerman and Brie Larson. He also had a role in an episode of That's So Raven as Daryl in the episode "Five Finger Discount", the Boy who was friends with Corey Baxter [Kyle Massey] that tricked Corey into stealing a Monkey Key Chain.

Linley appeared in ten episodes of Hannah Montana as Jake Ryan. Linley co-hosted the 2008 Disney Channel Games.

Music Career

Linley released his first single "Breathe" featuring Capo in September 2010. His debut album was released in 2012.

Personal Life

Linley was born in Lewisville, Texas, the son of Cathryn Sullivan, an acting coach, and Lee Linley.

Linley made YouTube videos called the Ro and Co Show with fellow Disney star Roshon Fegan from Camp Rock. On 14 June 2008, they performed their song "Dis Me" at The Key Club Hollywood.

Linley is a member of the Hollywood Knights celebrity basketball team. Linley also took acting classes with Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez, and Logan Henderson.

Linley's brother, Chad Linley, died 4 August 2011. He was 28 years old. Adult Swim did a tribute bumper to "Chad Linley [1983-2011]".

Dancing with the Stars 7

He was partnered with Julianne Hough. They placed 4th.

Scores

Week Dance/Song Judges' Scores Result
Inaba Goodman Tonioli
1 Cha-Cha-Cha/ "Tilt Ya Head Back" 6 6 6 Safe
1 Quickstep/ "I Want You to Want Me" 8 7 8 Safe
2 Rumba/ "Bleeding Love" 7 7 7 Safe
3 Jive/ "Call Me the Breeze" 7 7 7 Safe
4 Tango/ "Bohemian Like You" 7 8 8 Safe
5 Jitterbug/ "Big Time Operator" 10 9 9 Safe
6 Samba/ "Whine Up"
Old school Hip-hop/ "It Takes Two"
8
No
8*
scores
7
given
Safe
7 Viennese Waltz/ "Have You Ever Really Loved a Woman?"
Team Cha-Cha-Cha/ "Mercy"
Replaced by Edyta Śliwińska
8
6
7
7
7
7
Last to be called safe
8 Foxtrot/ "Call Me Irresponsible"
Mambo/ "My Way"
Replaced by Edyta Śliwińska
8
8
8
8
8
8
Last to be called safe
9
Semi-finals
Paso Doble/ "Le Disko"
Salsa/ "Juventud del Presente"
8
8
7
8
7
8
Eliminated
  • In Weeks 7 and 8, Julianne was recovering from surgery. Linley danced with Edyta Śliwińska during this time.
  • Score was awarded by stand in judge Michael Flatley.

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