To some, Marilu Henner and Derek Hough may look like early favorites in the upcoming season of Dancing With the Stars, but five-time Emmy nominee Marilu — who’s starred in Chicago on Broadway — tells Closer Weekly this is a whole different ballgame!
“This is a whole different animal than anything I’ve done,” Marilu tells Closer.
Although her mother taught dance, she says, “I’ve never done a waltz, a paso doble, a tango or a rumba.”
Marilu and Derek on Sept. 7. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
Marilu hopes to “stay long enough to do the Argentine tango,” she tells Closer.
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Her partner, Derek, is an “amazing teacher,” she raves, adding, “I’m sore in places I’ve never been sore before. It’s crazy!”
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