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Our 9 Favorite Mormon Moments on Reality TV


6. Donny Osmond Wins Dancing With The Stars

We've loved watching the Osmonds in all their forms of talent for a long time. Watch Donny Osmond and Kym Johnson in season 9 of Dancing With The Stars show off their moves as they got all 9's from the judges in this performance, and were well their way to beat Donny's sister Marie!

7. Teenage Girl’s Fashion Gets Her to Project Runway Junior

Allie Lunt recently competed on the reality TV show Project Runway Junior and made it all the way to the sixth challenge before being eliminated.

Lunt attributes her success in the fashion world at such a young age to her faith. "My religion is an important part of who I am and everything I do," Lunt says. "I want the women I design for to feel beautiful—and not to just feel like they are wearing a beautiful dress—but I want them to feel as beautiful as God has created them to be. God creates beautiful things, and I want to recognize the talent He gave me by using it to also create things that are beautiful."

But co-host Tim Gunn left Lunt with these sweet words: “Just as important to me as your talent, which is exceptional, you are an amazing individual with beautiful qualities of character. I’m going to miss that part of you.”

That quality was something Lunt's fellow competitors couldn't help but notice as they became what Lunt describes as "instant family."

When Lunt learned one of the other designers was familiar with Mormons, she decided to share her faith. "I knew if anything was coming, I could take it. Yet there was no need. Everyone treated me with the same respect as they always had, and even began asking questions. I was able to share what I believe and answer the questions they had. One of the other designers even commented, 'You know, I don't really go to church anymore, but your religion really seems to work for you.' I could tell from the way they said it that they really respected me for who I was, and knew that I wasn't afraid to share what I believe."



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