Most Recent Articles In Business
Latest Business Articles
More Articles By
Before the Brit-a-thon, Insider visited the set of “Dancing with the Stars.” This year, both “American Idol” and DWTS are being shot at CBS Television City, putting two of TV’s most powerful franchises in side-by-side soundstages. The frenzy hits a peak each Tuesday, when DWTS’ results show overlaps with Idol’s first show of the week. Needless to say, the film lot was teeming with fans of all stripes (and crazy outfits) amid tightened security in the wake of the Shawn Johnson stalker situation earlier in the DWTS season. Insider watched as Carmen Electra took three takes to get her pre-taped dance segment in the can, and Rascal Flatts performed two big numbers for later broadcast. Seen in the crowd: Jewel cheering on hubby Ty Murray, and “The Real Housewives of New York” star LuAnn de Lesseps (better known as The Countess), who took to the DWTS ballroom floor during a taping break for a little dancing of her own. Auditioning for next season, perhaps?