He dished, “She just gave me a big hug and big kiss and [was] like, ‘Stay positive, we have your back.’"Even though Kayla loves him, she is still able to keep it real with him.
The 32-year-old actress and singer and her partner performed two dances tonight: a Tango to “Stay the Night” by Zedd and Hayley Williams and a Freestyle to “Unstoppable” by Sia.
Earlier today, Ryan and pro dance partner Cheryl Burke chatted with “Extra’s” Mario Lopez at Universal Studios Hollywood about his rough start on the ABC show.
Ryan admitted dancing is more challenging than swimming, emphasizing, “This is ten times harder.
Jana and Gleb received at 35 out of 40 for their Tango and a 36 out of 40 for their freestyle.I thought being an athlete would be a piece of cake learning how to dance. Luckily, I have her as my dance partner or I’d be so lost.” Cheryl is tough on him during rehearsals and is whipping him "into shape.” Despite it all, she was full of praise for Ryan, gushing, “He's amazing, he's always on time, likes to have fun, works hard.” She added, “It doesn't come natural to him at all; posture, we have to work on.He wants to do well and giving me his all and that's all you can ask for.” Lochte also revealed what was going through his mind when he saw the protesters come out and interrupt the judges after his inaugural dance. I was like, 'They could have come after us, we don't know…' To have my family in the stands there watching that, I felt really bad and I felt bad for Cheryl, too, and the show.She and her partner Val Chmerkovskiy pulled out a quickstep and a perfect-scoring freestyle routine that left the judges and the audience in awe.Related: Abby Lee Miller Says Cheryl Burke 'Needs To Watch Her Mouth' Getting emotional, the 20-year-old said: "I did get close and I didn't do it and it was the right move.Related: 10 Films That Totally FLOPPED In The 2016 Box Office!!Zac Efron made it onto the shortlist for his role in the critically maligned movie.On Wednesday, “Extra’s” Mario Lopez sat down with Cheryl at Universal Studios Hollywood, where she revealed how surprised she was to find out Ryan was her partner.She commented, “First of all, shocked that he was actually doing the show, and I was like, ‘Oh, I hope this guy can dance a little bit and he has some rhythm.'” Ryan is doing his best to put what happened in Rio behind him with the help of “DWTS." She said, “I think 'Dancing with the Stars' is all about redemption… I think he’s really hit a low point in his life and he really wants to move on from it… ” Though Ryan is a pro in the swimming pool, he needs a little help with his moves on the dance floor. I got a lot of work to do.” Burke believes that Lochte will definitely win fans over with or without the moves.Little Lorenzo won't be seeing his mama for a couple weeks.After performing on Dancing With the Stars last night, Snooki told Life & Style that she'll miss her baby boy terribly while she...