The bodybuilder-turned-actor, who recently hit the headlines when it was revealed that he was Michael Jackson‘s personal trainer up to the King of Pop’s death in June), originally auditioned for the show in 2007, according to Life & Style magazine.
He says, “I had a good meeting with the producers for Dancing with the Stars, it was really positive, and they loved the idea of having me on the show.
“I’ve never done that type of dancing before, so I know that I’ll have to train hard. I’m a glutton for punishment, so I’ll give it my best shot.”
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