RTE star Lottie Ryan has said she “didn’t expect” to host Dancing With The Stars after Jennifer Zamparelli tested positive for Covid.
2fm star is fight with virus just a few days before the live show aired.
Luckily, Lottie was able to join immediately and Viewers love the change on the server last night.
And after winning the Glitterball trophy last season, Lottie explained how she can truly empathize with celebrities.
She said: “I really didn’t expect to be on the show last night.
“Surname [the stars] know that I don’t bother them when I ask questions.
“I know what the deal is so I feel like I can empathize with them. I know what’s going on.”
Author Cathy Kelly was the first to be dropped from the show last night.
Lottie admitted that she was shocked by the results.
She said: “I was in shock last night.
“I was really shocked, I really didn’t expect it.
“Especially [because] she has a new specialist, Maurizio has been really active.
“I find him really likable. I just don’t see that happening.”
‘FEEL SO BAD’
Speaking on the official Dancing With The Stars podcast, Cathy said how bad she feels for her professional partner after being kicked off.
She said: “I feel so bad for Maurizio. I feel like I let him down.
“But considering it’s live TV, you just don’t know what’s going to happen.”
This comes later Cathy says she got “a little more” on her after she was voted out of Dancing With The Stars.
The writer scored 15 points when dancing tango in Blondie’s Call Me with the Italian mare Maurizio Benenato.
The 55-year-old has been in the bottom three teams of the group alongside Missy Keating and Grainne Seoige but it is The writer has been voted to the end.
Cathy talked about being the first to leave the show this morning alongside Ryan Tubridy on his RTE Radio One show.
She explained that she has more to offer but that she’s happy she got the vote, not someone who would be too sad to leave the show.
Speaking on radio this morning, the writer said: ‘I thought I had a little bit more in me but you know it’s live television.
“I once did a TV show where someone pretended to be a chicken and was almost hit by a bullet so you never know what’s really going to happen.”
https://www.thesun.ie/tv/8255903/lottie-ryan-didnt-expect-dwts-host/ RTE star Lottie Ryan says she ‘didn’t expect’ to host Dancing With The Stars after Jennifer Zamparelli received Covid