03/28/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Watch Marlee Matlin Dance To Raves Despite Profound Deafness

This week "Dancing with the Stars" premiered to huge numbers and brought out a whole new cast of stars. One of the most touted stars, featured in many of ABC's ads, was Oscar-winner Marlee Matlin, who is profoundly deaf. Matlin won over the audience and the judges Tuesday night with her cha cha cha routine, using her partner to find the rhythm.