Just like RadarOnline.com exclusively told you Monday, reality TV super-mom Kate Gosselin will appear on this spring’s Dancing With The Stars; on Tuesday, she appeared on Good Morning America with her dancing partner Tony Dovolani to discuss her upcoming stint on ABC’s hit ballroom competition.
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Gosselin said that she will train for the show in the basement of her Pennsylvania home so as not to miss out on time with her eight children, because “the kids come first.
“When they’re at school, I’ll be dancing nearby or in the basement,” Kate said, adding that despite being a novice dancer, she wants to inspire her little ones with a solid showing.
“This is definitely is a message to my kids,” she said. “Do your best, never quit.”
Her partner, Tony Dovolani — a father to twins himself — said Kate’s setting a good example for the mothers, showing you can raise kids and pursue outside dreams if you work hard enough.
The other pairings include astronaut Buzz Aldrin and Ashley Costa; ESPN stunner Erin Andrews and hunky Maksim Chmerkovskiy; Twitter-loving Bengals wide receiver Chad Ochocinco and Cheryl Burke; Bachelor hunk Jake Pavelka and Chelsie Hightower; soap hunk Aiden Turner and Edyta Sliwinska; Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger and Derek Hough; Olympic beefcake Evan Lysacek and Anna Trebunskaya; comedienne Niecy Nash and Louis Van Amstel; 90210 alum Shannen Doherty and Mark Ballas.
The tenth season of begins Monday, March 22 at 8/7c on ABC.