J.R. Martinez is the new winner of Dancing With the Stars: Season 13. He had a little help from Karina Smirnoff who celebrated this as her first win of the show as well. J.R. was previously a member of the United States Army as a Humvee driver until April 2003 when his front left tire hit a landmine. He had spent 34 months in a hospital and has undergone 33 surgeries. He has severe burns to more than 40 percent of his body. After his recovery and before Dancing with the Stars, he has pursued motivational speaking as well as acting on ABC’s All My Children.